Global Patent Index - EP 1099205 A1

EP 1099205 A1 2001-05-16 - AUTHENTICATION MEANS

Title (en)

AUTHENTICATION MEANS

Title (de)

AUTHENTIFIZIERUNG MITTELN

Title (fr)

MOYEN D'AUTHENTIFICATION

Publication

EP 1099205 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 00903570 A

Priority

  • EP 0000079 W
  • US 11540199 P

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO0041159A1] An article (1) comprising a substrate (2) having a first portion of transparent plastic and/or cellulosic material, and a security device (4) provided at a second position on the article spaced laterally from the transparent first portion, wherein the transparent first portion includes verification means (11) to verify and/or inspect the security device when the first and second portions of the article are brought into register with one another. The article, which may comprise a label and/or tag, may be used as means for authenticating the origin of high value products.

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

G09F 3/00; B42D 15/00; G09F 3/03

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

G09F 3/02 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

G09F 3/0292 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 0041159A1

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 0041159 A1 20000713; AP 200102145 A0 20010630; AU 2540900 A 20000724; CA 2348058 A1 20000713; EP 1099205 A1 20010516

INPADOC legal status


2004-08-04 [18D] APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20040130

2003-11-05 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Effective date: 20030919

2001-05-16 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20010301

2001-05-16 [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