EUIPO extends deadlines

29th Apr 2020

The EUIPO has extended deadlines and time limits.

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The EUIPO has published a second decision that extends deadlines and time limits to support users during the COVID-19. 

The new decision Decision No EX-20-4, which was published today, extends all time limits expiring between 1st May and 17th May until 18th May 2020. 

The extension covers all procedural deadlines, irrespective of whether they have been set by the EUIPO or are stipulated directly in the regulations, and the effect is automatic. 

The original decision Decision No EX-20-3, published on 16th March, extended all time limits expiring between 9th March 2020 and 30th April until 1st May 2020. 

Click here for more information and further guidance on Decision No EX-20-4.