Hong Kong S.A.R.


All physical hearings - except for urgent and essential matters - scheduled until April 13, 2020 are being postponed.

Courts/tribunal registries will generally be closed until April 13, 2020. All deadlines (except for some matters listed by the Judiciary on their website) ending during closure are automatically postponed to the next day the registers re-open.

IPO (IP Office)

No automatic extension of deadlines.

Hearings scheduled until April 5, 2020, will be adjourned. IPO will notify the parties of further arrangements.