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About this file: EP0917896

EP0917896 - Apparatus for playing simulated table sport games and the like [Right-click to bookmark this link]
StatusNo opposition filed within time limit
Status updated on  09.03.2001
Database last updated on 17.11.2018
Most recent event   Tooltip17.05.2002Lapse of the patent in a contracting statepublished on 03.07.2002  [2002/27]
Applicant(s)For all designated states
Via Massimo D'Azeglio 61
25067 Lumezzane S.A. (Brescia) / IT
Inventor(s)01 / Ghidini, Tiziano
Via San Francesco 4
25067 Lumezzane S.A. (Brescia) / IT
Representative(s)Sutto, Luca
Bugnion S.p.A.
Via Dante 17
25122 Brescia / IT
Former [1999/21]Sutto, Luca
Bugnion S.p.A., Via Dante 17
25122 Brescia / IT
Application number, filing date97830570.404.11.1997
Filing languageIT
Procedural languageEN
PublicationType: A1 Application with search report 
Type: B1 Patent specification 
Search report(s)(Supplementary) European search report - dispatched on:EP01.04.1998
ClassificationInternational:A63F7/24, A63F7/06
Designated contracting statesDE,   ES,   FR,   GB,   IT [2000/05]
Former [1999/21]AT,  BE,  CH,  DE,  DK,  ES,  FI,  FR,  GB,  GR,  IE,  IT,  LI,  LU,  MC,  NL,  PT,  SE 
TitleGerman:Vorrichtung zum Spielen von Tischsportspielen und ähnlichem[1999/21]
English:Apparatus for playing simulated table sport games and the like[1999/21]
French:Dispositf pour jouer des jeux de table sportifs ou similaires[1999/21]
Examination procedure21.08.1998Examination requested  [1999/21]
21.08.1998Request for accelerated examination filed
22.10.1998Despatch of a communication from the examining division (Time limit: M06)
22.10.1998Decision about request for accelerated examination - accepted: Yes
09.06.1999Despatch of communication that the application is deemed to be withdrawn, reason: reply to the communication from the examining division not received in time
02.08.1999Reply to a communication from the examining division
01.10.1999Despatch of communication of intention to grant (Approval: Yes)
10.11.1999Communication of intention to grant the patent
01.02.2000Fee for grant paid
01.02.2000Fee for publishing/printing paid
Opposition(s)06.02.2001No opposition filed within time limit [2001/17]
Request for further processing for:29.07.1999Request for further processing filed
29.07.1999Full payment received (date of receipt of payment)
Request granted
13.08.1999Decision despatched
Fees paidRenewal fee
25.11.1999Renewal fee patent year 03
Lapses during opposition  TooltipES03.05.2000
Documents cited:Search[X]GB366276  (AUSTIN READ) [X] 1-5 * page 2, line 68 - line 95; figure - *;
 [X]DE648041  (KLEEFELD & CO SPIELWARENFABRIK) [X] 1 * figure - *;
 [A]DE8521931U  (SCHUHN) [A] 1,6 * figure 2 *;
 [A]US3547443  (LACSON JOSE JOB) [A] 2 * figure 4 *;
 [A]US4357017  (SCHNEIDER HERMAN E, et al) [A] 2 * figure 3 *;
 [A]EP0766980  (BRIGHTMORE JAMES GRAHAM [GB]) [A] 3 * figure 2 *;
 [A]US3741544  (WOLFF N) [A] 1 * column 1, line 5 - line 12 *