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EP About this file: EP0997167

EP0997167 - Sports device with relatively rotating frames [Right-click to bookmark this link]
StatusThe application is deemed to be withdrawn
Status updated on  31.10.2003
Database last updated on 25.05.2024
Most recent event   Tooltip31.10.2003Application deemed to be withdrawnpublished on 17.12.2003  [2003/51]
Applicant(s)For all designated states
Thut, Rolf, Dipl. Arch. HTL/STV
Hombergstrasse 22
5000 Aarau / CH
Inventor(s)01 / see applicant
Representative(s)Spierenburg, Pieter
Spierenburg & Partner AG
Patent- und Markenanwälte
Mellingerstrasse 12
5443 Niederrohrdorf / CH
Former [2000/18]Spierenburg, Pieter
Spierenburg Helmle-Kolb & Partner AG Patent- und Markenanwälte Mellingerstrasse 12
5443 Niederrohrdorf / CH
Application number, filing date99203581.629.10.1999
Priority number, dateCH1998000218429.10.1998         Original published format: CH 218498
Filing languageDE
Procedural languageDE
PublicationType: A1 Application with search report 
Search report(s)(Supplementary) European search report - dispatched on:EP01.02.2000
A63B19/04 (EP); A63B21/0051 (EP)
Designated contracting statesAT,   BE,   CH,   CY,   DE,   DK,   ES,   FI,   FR,   GB,   GR,   IE,   IT,   LI,   LU,   MC,   NL,   PT,   SE [2000/18]
TitleGerman:Sportgerät mit zueinander drehbaren Rahmen[2000/18]
English:Sports device with relatively rotating frames[2000/18]
French:Appareil de sport à cadres relativement rotatifs[2000/18]
Examination procedure02.11.2000Examination requested  [2001/01]
14.02.2001Amendment by applicant (claims and/or description)
28.01.2003Despatch of a communication from the examining division (Time limit: M04)
11.06.2003Application deemed to be withdrawn, date of legal effect  [2003/51]
15.07.2003Despatch of communication that the application is deemed to be withdrawn, reason: reply to the communication from the examining division not received in time  [2003/51]
Fees paidRenewal fee
02.04.2002Renewal fee patent year 03
17.10.2002Renewal fee patent year 04
Penalty fee
Additional fee for renewal fee
31.10.200103   M06   Fee paid on   02.04.2002
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Documents cited:Search[X]FR982576  (PEYROT) [X] 1-3,8 * the whole document *;
 [X]US3276777  (PRUITT SR ARNOLD W) [X] 1-3,8,9 * column W *;
 [X]FR1159660  (SHIMADA) [X] 1-4,8,9 * the whole document *;
 [X]US4402500  (COLES WILLIAM E [US]) [X] 1,4-6,8 * column 2, line 60 - column 5, line 17; figures 1-8 *;
 [X]WO9700661  (KINETECS INC [US]) [X] 1,4-8 * page 95, line 6 - page 113, line 14; figure 79 *;
 [A]US3936047  (BRANDT WILLIAM E, et al) [A] 1-3,8-11 * column 3, line 4 - line 45; figure 1 *;
 [A]US5254061  (LEASK JOHN C [US]) [A] 4,7 * column W *;
 [A]EP0183635  (TORO CO [US]) [A] 7 * page 17, line 16 - page 23, line 21; figures 1-9 *
by applicantUS5342244
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