Belgium

Court

All proceedings on the merits are suspended until further notice (except for summary and urgent proceedings). All physical hearings are adjourned. All deadlines are suspended until further
notice
. New proceedings cannot be initiated. 

IPO (IP Office)

All deadlines before the IPO as of March 16, 2020 are suspended until the so- called “BAU-Date” (date on which normal work can be resumed) plus an additional 1 month. The BAU-Date will be determined by BOIP. No automatic extension of deadlines before the Patent Office.

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