Global Patent Index - EP 1009670 A1

EP 1009670 A1 2000-06-21 - AN ARTICLE COMPRISING STACKABLE CONTAINERS

Title (en)

AN ARTICLE COMPRISING STACKABLE CONTAINERS

Title (de)

GEGENSTAND BESTEHEND AUS AUFEINANDER STAPELBAREN BEHÄLTERN

Title (fr)

PRODUIT A CONTENANTS EMPILABLES

Publication

EP 1009670 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 98940466 A

Priority

  • GB 9802644 W
  • GB 9718819 A
  • US 8436498 F

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9911529A1] There is provided an article (9) comprising at least two stackable containers (1), each stackable container (1) capable of holding an ophthalmic device (8), each stackable container (1) comprising a container portion (2) for receiving an ophthalmic device (8); a first section (4) having engagement means (6); a second section (5) having engagement means; wherein the fist section (4) of one of the stackable containers (1) is capable of operably engaging the second section (5) of the other stackable container (1) so that the stackable containers (1) may be releasably joined by means of their respective first (4) and second (5) sections.

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

B65D 21/02; A45C 11/00

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A45C 11/04 (2006.01); A45C 11/00 (2006.01); B65D 21/02 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A45C 11/005 (2013.01); B65D 21/0228 (2013.01); B65D 2585/545 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9911529A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

EPO simple patent family

WO 9911529 A1 19990311; AU 8878798 A 19990322; CA 2301229 A1 19990311; EP 1009670 A1 20000621; GB 2328924 A 19990310; GB 9718819 D0 19971112; JP 2003532590 A 20031105; US 2002020634 A1 20020221

INPADOC legal status


2003-01-02 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20020624

2000-12-27 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Effective date: 20001115

2000-06-21 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20000317

2000-06-21 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

- Designated State(s): AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

2000-06-21 [AX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT TO

- Free text: AL PAYMENT 20000317;LT PAYMENT 20000317;LV PAYMENT 20000317;MK PAYMENT 20000317;RO PAYMENT 20000317;SI PAYMENT 20000317