COVID-19: IP Mexican authorities suspension of procedural terms

At Von Wobeser y Sierra, S.C., the safety and well-being of our team, clients and colleagues are our priority.

Amid the COVID-19 emergency, we are actively taking measures to adjust to the rapidly evolving news and to continue assisting our clients in a regular manner without risking our personnel’s well-being.

Below some relevant considerations in connection with the Mexican authorities associated to intellectual property:

• Mexican Institute of Industrial Property: Currently open. All deadlines are active.

• Federal Court of Administrative Justice, Collegiate Courts and District Judges: Closed. No procedural terms are active until April 17, 2020. Until further notice, activities and procedural terms will restart on April 20, 2020.

We will continue following up on the situation keeping you informed of any major changes.

To obtain additional information contact our experts:

Rupert Hüttler, Partner: +52 (55) 5258 1038 |

Patricia Kaim, Partner: +52 (55) 5258 1038 |