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Louise Popple

Louise Popple

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Louise Popple

Louise Popple

Senior professional support lawyer

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25 June 2020

Brands update - June 2020 – 1 of 10 Insights

Worldwide IPO responses to COVID-19

  • IN-DEPTH ANALYSIS

Here is the fourth edition of our guide detailing how the Intellectual Property Offices (IPOs) in over 70 jurisdictions worldwide are responding to COVID-19. In the UK, deadlines have effectively been extended to at least 6 July 2020. Conversely, the EUIPO has ended the automatic extension of deadlines, although extensions might still be available on a case-by-case basis. Read more on these and other jurisdictions below.

Links to the IPO websites listed below are available here.

Worldwide IPO responses to COVID-19

EUIPO
UKIPO
WIPO
Afghanistan
Algeria
Andorra
Angola
Argentina
ARIPO African Regional IP Office
Australia
Austria
Azerbaijan
Bahrain
Belize
Benelux
Bermuda
Bolivia
Brazil
Canada
Chile
China
Croatia
Czech Republic
Denmark
Djibouti
Egypt
Estonia
Ethiopia
Finland
France
Gaza
Georgia
Germany
Hong Kong
Hungary
India
Indonesia
Iran
Iraq
Ireland
Israel
Italy
Japan
Jordan
Kazakhstan
Kurdistan (North Iraq)
Kuwait
Latvia
Lebanon
Libya
Lithuania
Malaysia
Mexico
Moldova
Morocco
Mozambique
New Zealand
Norway
OAPI African IP Office
Oman
Pakistan
Peru
Philippines
Poland
Portugal
Puerto Rico
Qatar
Russia
Saudi Arabia
Singapore
Slovakia
Slovenia
South Africa
South Korea
Spain
Sudan
Sweden
Syria
Thailand
Tunisia
Turkey
UAE
USPTO
Vietnam
West Bank
Yemen
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