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We have observed 59 EP applications Gérard Surmely has served for within the last five+ years. (We consider all applications which have an EP A1 or A2 publication dated after September 19, 2013). Please note, that we only count EP applications, in which the name of the patent attorney is explicitly mentioned as representative. These EP applications are:

EP12729917

HYDROGEN SENSOR WITH AN ACTIVE LAYER AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING HYDROGEN SENSORS

IPC classification:
G01N 33/00, G01N 27/12
Applicant:
The Swatch Group Research and Development Ltd
Agent:
Gérard Surmely, ICB Ingénieurs Conseils en Brevets SA
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP12726083

PLANAR GRATING POLARIZATION TRANSFORMER

IPC classification:
G02B 27/28, G02B 5/30, G02B 5/18
Applicant:
Université Jean-Monnet de Saint-Etienne
Agent:
Gérard Surmely, ICB Ingénieurs Conseils en Brevets SA
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP13159739

Method for reading a barcode

IPC classification:
G06K 7/10
Applicant:
EM Microelectronic-Marin SA
Agent:
Gérard Surmely, ICB Ingénieurs Conseils en Brevets SA
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP12806345

SHOCK-PROOF BEARING FOR A TIMEPIECE

IPC classification:
G04B 31/06, G04B 31/02, G04B 31/004
Applicant:
The Swatch Group Research and Development Ltd
Agent:
Gérard Surmely, ICB Ingénieurs Conseils en Brevets SA
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP13183537

Electromagnetic motor for electronic clock movement with analogue display

IPC classification:
H02K 15/16, H02K 7/08, H02K 5/08, G04C 3/14, F16C 35/02, F16C 33/20
Applicant:
ETA SA Manufacture Horlogère Suisse
Agent:
Gérard Surmely, ICB Ingénieurs Conseils en Brevets SA
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP13191860

High-precision electronic clock movement and method for adjusting a time base

IPC classification:
G04G 3/02
Applicant:
EM Microelectronic-Marin SA
Agent:
Gérard Surmely, ICB Ingénieurs Conseils en Brevets SA
Status:
APPLICATION WITHDRAWN
EP12188014

System for connecting a bracelet to a watch case

IPC classification:
G04B 37/14
Applicant:
The Swatch Group Management Services AG
Agent:
Gérard Surmely, ICB Ingénieurs Conseils en Brevets SA
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP12188013

System for connecting a bracelet to a watch case

IPC classification:
G04B 37/14
Applicant:
The Swatch Group Management Services AG
Agent:
Gérard Surmely, ICB Ingénieurs Conseils en Brevets SA
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP13171268

Electronic movement comprising a clock motor

IPC classification:
H02K 21/14, H02K 16/00, H02K 1/14, G04C 3/00, G04B 33/06
Applicant:
ETA SA Manufacture Horlogère Suisse
Agent:
Gérard Surmely, ICB Ingénieurs Conseils en Brevets SA
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP12173899

Integrated circuit protected against intrusions of an attacker

IPC classification:
G06K 19/073, G06F 21/86
Applicant:
EM Microelectronic-Marin SA
Agent:
Gérard Surmely, ICB Ingénieurs Conseils en Brevets SA
Status:
APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN
EP13155635

Plastic layer for electronic card

IPC classification:
G06K 19/077
Applicant:
Nagravision S.A.
Agent:
Gérard Surmely, ICB Ingénieurs Conseils en Brevets SA
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP13176030

Single-phase timepiece motor

IPC classification:
H02K 15/095, H02K 1/14, G04C 3/14
Applicant:
ETA SA Manufacture Horlogère Suisse
Agent:
Gérard Surmely, ICB Ingénieurs Conseils en Brevets SA
Status:
APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN
EP13179644

Casing element with metallic glass cap

IPC classification:
G04B 37/22
Applicant:
The Swatch Group Research and Development Ltd
Agent:
Gérard Surmely, ICB Ingénieurs Conseils en Brevets SA
Status:
APPLICATION WITHDRAWN
EP13179298

Display system for showing the date

IPC classification:
G04B 19/247
Applicant:
ETA SA Manufacture Horlogère Suisse
Agent:
Gérard Surmely, ICB Ingénieurs Conseils en Brevets SA
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13179643

Switched capacitor differentiator

IPC classification:
G06G 7/186
Agent:
Gérard Surmely, ICB Ingénieurs Conseils en Brevets SA
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP13725313

METHOD FOR PRODUCING AN ELECTRONIC CARD HAVING AN EXTERNAL CONNECTOR AND SUCH AN EXTERNAL CONNECTOR

IPC classification:
G06K 19/077
Applicant:
Nagravision S.A.
Agent:
Gérard Surmely, ICB Ingénieurs Conseils en Brevets SA
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP13193326

Envelope detector circuit

IPC classification:
H04L 27/06, H03D 1/18, H03D 1/10, G06K 19/07, G06K 7/00
Applicant:
EM Microelectronic-Marin SA
Agent:
Gérard Surmely, ICB Ingénieurs Conseils en Brevets SA
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP13194504

Reverse current detector circuit

IPC classification:
H02M 3/158
Applicant:
EM Microelectronic-Marin SA
Agent:
Gérard Surmely, ICB Ingénieurs Conseils en Brevets SA
Status:
APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN
EP14193492

Reverse current detector circuit

IPC classification:
H02M 3/158
Applicant:
EM Microelectronic-Marin SA
Agent:
Gérard Surmely, ICB Ingénieurs Conseils en Brevets SA
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13197171

Method for controlling an analogue display provided on a watch movement

IPC classification:
G04C 17/00, G04C 3/14
Applicant:
ETA SA Manufacture Horlogère Suisse
Agent:
Gérard Surmely, ICB Ingénieurs Conseils en Brevets SA
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14158103

Time base including an oscillator, a frequency-divider circuit and a timing pulse inhibition circuit

IPC classification:
G06F 1/08, G06F 1/06, G04G 3/02
Applicant:
EM Microelectronic-Marin SA
Agent:
Gérard Surmely, ICB Ingénieurs Conseils en Brevets SA
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP14158625

Device for driving an analogue indicator, in particular a date ring

IPC classification:
G04C 17/00
Applicant:
ETA SA Manufacture Horlogère Suisse
Agent:
Gérard Surmely, ICB Ingénieurs Conseils en Brevets SA
Status:
APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN
EP14163345

Clock movement provided with a drive mechanism for an analogue indicator with periodic or intermittent movement

IPC classification:
G04C 17/00, G04B 19/247
Applicant:
ETA SA Manufacture Horlogère Suisse
Agent:
Gérard Surmely, ICB Ingénieurs Conseils en Brevets SA
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP14166017

Device for driving an analogue display of a timepiece

IPC classification:
G04C 17/00, G04C 3/14
Applicant:
ETA SA Manufacture Horlogère Suisse
Agent:
Gérard Surmely, ICB Ingénieurs Conseils en Brevets SA
Status:
APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN
EP14169861

Electronic device including a very-low-voltage power generator supplying a battery

IPC classification:
H02M 3/155, H02J 7/32
Applicant:
EM Microelectronic-Marin SA
Agent:
Gérard Surmely, ICB Ingénieurs Conseils en Brevets SA
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP14176984

Portable device incorporating a device for measuring the ambient temperature

IPC classification:
G01J 5/08, G04G 21/02
Applicant:
The Swatch Group Research and Development Ltd
Agent:
Gérard Surmely, ICB Ingénieurs Conseils en Brevets SA
Status:
APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN
EP14180687

COVERING ELEMENT FOR A WRISTWATCH

IPC classification:
G04B 45/00, G04B 37/14
Applicant:
ETA SA Manufacture Horlogère Suisse
Agent:
Gérard Surmely, ICB Ingénieurs Conseils en Brevets SA
Status:
APPLICATION WITHDRAWN
EP14182532

Mechanical clock movement with magnetic escapement

IPC classification:
G04B 37/02, G04B 17/32, G04C 5/00
Applicant:
ETA SA Manufacture Horlogère Suisse
Agent:
Gérard Surmely, ICB Ingénieurs Conseils en Brevets SA
Status:
The patent has been granted
EP14185638

Magnetic clock escapement and device for controlling the operation of a clock movement

IPC classification:
G04C 5/00
Applicant:
The Swatch Group Research and Development Ltd
Agent:
Gérard Surmely, ICB Ingénieurs Conseils en Brevets SA
Status:
APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN
EP12161347

Card including a visible object of value and method for the production thereof

IPC classification:
B42D 15/00, B32B 37/18
Applicant:
Nagravision S.A.
Agent:
Gérard Surmely, ICB Ingénieurs Conseils en Brevets SA
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP14186657

Paraxial, isochronous timepiece resonator

IPC classification:
G04B 17/04
Applicant:
ETA SA Manufacture Horlogère Suisse
Agent:
Gérard Surmely, ICB Ingénieurs Conseils en Brevets SA
Status:
The patent has been granted
EP14186682

Device for regulating the operation of a mechanical clock movement

IPC classification:
H02K 49/10, G04B 18/02, G04B 17/32, G04C 5/00
Applicant:
ETA SA Manufacture Horlogère Suisse
Agent:
Gérard Surmely, ICB Ingénieurs Conseils en Brevets SA
Status:
APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN
EP14187570

Disengaging coaxial wheels of a watch movement

IPC classification:
G04B 19/23, G04B 13/02, G04B 13/00
Applicant:
ETA SA Manufacture Horlogère Suisse
Agent:
Gérard Surmely, ICB Ingénieurs Conseils en Brevets SA
Status:
The patent has been granted
EP14187809

Low power configuration circuit for a horological motor driver

IPC classification:
H02P 8/02, G04C 3/14
Applicant:
EM Microelectronic-Marin SA
Agent:
Gérard Surmely, ICB Ingénieurs Conseils en Brevets SA
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15156307

WATCH PROVIDED WITH A MAGNIFYING GLASS

IPC classification:
G02B 3/14, G04B 39/00
Applicant:
The Swatch Group Research and Development Ltd
Agent:
Gérard Surmely, ICB Ingénieurs Conseils en Brevets SA
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP16155513

DUAL FREQUENCY HF-UHF IDENTIFICATION DEVICE

IPC classification:
G06K 19/077
Applicant:
EM Microelectronic-Marin SA
Agent:
Gérard Surmely, ICB Ingénieurs Conseils en Brevets SA
Status:
The patent has been granted
EP15159776

TIMEPIECE MOVEMENT COMPRISING A DEVICE FOR DRIVING AN ANALOGUE DISPLAY

IPC classification:
G04C 17/00, G04B 13/00
Applicant:
ETA SA Manufacture Horlogère Suisse
Agent:
Gérard Surmely, ICB Ingénieurs Conseils en Brevets SA
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15162445

DUAL FREQUENCY HF-UHF IDENTIFICATION DEVICE, IN PARTICULAR OF THE PASSIVE TYPE

IPC classification:
G06K 19/077
Applicant:
EM Microelectronic-Marin SA
Agent:
Gérard Surmely, ICB Ingénieurs Conseils en Brevets SA
Status:
The patent has been granted
EP15163111

PROTOCOL MANAGEMENT METHOD FOR A PASSIVE RF IDENTIFICATION DEVICE WHICH CAN HARVEST POWER FROM DIFFERENT POWER SOURCES

IPC classification:
G06K 19/077, G06K 19/07
Applicant:
EM Microelectronic-Marin SA
Agent:
Gérard Surmely, ICB Ingénieurs Conseils en Brevets SA
Status:
The patent has been granted
EP15171527

DEVICE FOR MEASURING LIGHT INTENSITY IN A SYSTEM COMPRISING A PHOTOVOLTAIC CELL

IPC classification:
G01J 1/42, H02J 7/35, G01R 31/40, H01L 31/042, H01L 31/04, G01J 1/44
Applicant:
EM Microelectronic-Marin SA
Agent:
Gérard Surmely, ICB Ingénieurs Conseils en Brevets SA
Status:
APPLICATION WITHDRAWN
EP16170014

SYSTEM COMPRISING A PHOTOVOLTAIC CELL AND A DEVICE FOR MEASURING LIGHT INTENSITY, AND METHOD FOR MEASURING A LIGHT INTENSITY RECEIVED BY SAID PHOTOVOLTAIC CELL

IPC classification:
G01J 1/42, H02J 7/35, G01R 31/40, H01L 31/042, H01L 31/04, G01J 1/44
Applicant:
EM Microelectronic-Marin SA
Agent:
Gérard Surmely, ICB Ingénieurs Conseils en Brevets SA
Status:
Request for examination was made
EP15172406

MAGNETIC DEVICE FOR PIVOTING AN ARBOUR IN A CLOCK MOVEMENT

IPC classification:
F16C 32/04, G04B 31/02
Applicant:
Montres Breguet SA
Agent:
Gérard Surmely, ICB Ingénieurs Conseils en Brevets SA
Status:
APPLICATION WITHDRAWN
EP15172405

MAGNETIC PIVOTING DEVICE FOR AN ARBOUR IN A CLOCK MOVEMENT

IPC classification:
F16C 32/04, G04B 31/02
Applicant:
Montres Breguet SA
Agent:
Gérard Surmely, ICB Ingénieurs Conseils en Brevets SA
Status:
Request for examination was made
EP16169438

MAGNETIC DEVICE FOR PIVOTING AN ARBOR IN A CLOCK MOVEMENT

IPC classification:
F16C 32/04, G04B 31/02
Applicant:
Montres Breguet SA
Agent:
Gérard Surmely, ICB Ingénieurs Conseils en Brevets SA
Status:
Request for examination was made
EP16201470

TIMEPIECE COMPRISING A CASE PROVIDED WITH A HINGED LID AND A DEVICE FOR LOCKING THE LID

IPC classification:
G04B 37/00
Applicant:
Montres Breguet SA
Agent:
Gérard Surmely, ICB Ingénieurs Conseils en Brevets SA
Status:
Request for examination was made
EP16201468

CLOCK MOVEMENT COMPRISING AN ELEMENT FOR POSITIONING A MOVABLE PORTION OF SAID CLOCK MOVEMENT

IPC classification:
G04B 19/247, G04B 11/00
Applicant:
Montres Breguet SA
Agent:
Gérard Surmely, ICB Ingénieurs Conseils en Brevets SA
Status:
Request for examination was made
EP15202458

MECHANICAL TIMEPIECE MECHANISM WITH ANCHOR ESCAPEMENT

IPC classification:
G04B 15/12, G04B 15/14, G04B 15/08
Applicant:
Montres Breguet SA
Agent:
Gérard Surmely, ICB Ingénieurs Conseils en Brevets SA
Status:
Request for examination was made
EP16151735

TIMEPIECE MOVEMENT COMPRISING AN ANALOG DISPLAY

IPC classification:
G04C 17/00
Applicant:
ETA SA Manufacture Horlogère Suisse
Agent:
Gérard Surmely, ICB Ingénieurs Conseils en Brevets SA
Status:
The application has been published
EP15766420

MAGNETIC TIMEPIECE ESCAPEMENT AND REGULATOR DEVICE FOR THE OPERATION OF A TIMEPIECE MOVEMENT

IPC classification:
G04C 5/00
Applicant:
The Swatch Group Research and Development Ltd
Agent:
Gérard Surmely, ICB Ingénieurs Conseils en Brevets SA
Status:
Request for examination was made
EP16203432

TIMEPIECE MOVEMENT COMPRISING AN ANALOGUE DISPLAY

IPC classification:
G04C 17/00
Applicant:
ETA SA Manufacture Horlogère Suisse
Agent:
Gérard Surmely, ICB Ingénieurs Conseils en Brevets SA
Status:
Request for examination was made
EP16168244

ELECTROMECHANICAL CLOCK MOVEMENT COMPRISING A DEVICE FOR DETECTING THE ANGULAR POSITION OF A WHEEL

IPC classification:
G04C 3/14
Applicant:
ETA SA Manufacture Horlogère Suisse
Agent:
Gérard Surmely, ICB Ingénieurs Conseils en Brevets SA
Status:
Request for examination was made
EP16177617

TIMEPIECE COMPRISING A SWITCHING DEVICE OF A CLOCKWORK MECHANISM

IPC classification:
G04B 11/00, G04F 7/08
Applicant:
Montres Breguet SA
Agent:
Gérard Surmely, ICB Ingénieurs Conseils en Brevets SA
Status:
The application has been published
EP16177616

TIMEPIECE COMPRISING A DEVICE FOR SWITCHING A MECHANISM OF SAID TIMEPIECE

IPC classification:
G04F 7/08, G04B 11/00
Applicant:
Montres Breguet SA
Agent:
Gérard Surmely, ICB Ingénieurs Conseils en Brevets SA
Status:
Request for examination was made
EP16182372

ADJUSTABLE THREADED CROWN

IPC classification:
G04B 3/04, G04B 37/10
Applicant:
Meco S.A.
Agent:
Gérard Surmely, ICB Ingénieurs Conseils en Brevets SA
Status:
The application has been published
EP16194627

CLOCK MOVEMENT COMPRISING A DEVICE FOR EQUALISING AN ENGINE TORQUE

IPC classification:
G04C 5/00, G04B 1/22
Applicant:
Montres Breguet SA
Agent:
Gérard Surmely, ICB Ingénieurs Conseils en Brevets SA
Status:
The application has been published
EP16201163

TIMEPIECE COMPRISING A SWITCHING DEVICE OF A CLOCKWORK MECHANISM

IPC classification:
G04F 7/08
Applicant:
Montres Breguet SA
Agent:
Gérard Surmely, ICB Ingénieurs Conseils en Brevets SA
Status:
The application has been published
EP16206781

BATTERY AND ITS METHOD OF FABRICATION

IPC classification:
H01M 2/08, H01M 2/02
Applicant:
The Swatch Group Research and Development Ltd
Agent:
Gérard Surmely, ICB Ingénieurs Conseils en Brevets SA
Status:
The application has been published
EP17159361

CLOCK MOVEMENT PROVIDED WITH A DEVICE FOR POSITIONING A MOBILE MEMBER IN A PLURALITY OF DISCRETE POSITIONS

IPC classification:
G04B 19/253
Applicant:
Montres Breguet SA
Agent:
Gérard Surmely, ICB Ingénieurs Conseils en Brevets SA
Status:
The application has been published
EP17159366

CLOCK MOVEMENT PROVIDED WITH A DEVICE FOR POSITIONING A MOBILE MEMBER IN A PLURALITY OF DISCRETE POSITIONS

IPC classification:
G04B 19/253
Applicant:
Montres Breguet SA
Agent:
Gérard Surmely, ICB Ingénieurs Conseils en Brevets SA
Status:
The application has been published

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