HOLIDAY SEASON The National Day and The Mid-Autumn Day

Dear Colleagues:

In celebration of the National Day and the Mid-Autumn Day in China, the State Intellectual Property Office of P. R. China (SIPO) as well as China Truer IP will be closed from October 1, 2017 to October 8, 2017, but open on September 30, 2017(Saturday) and October 9, 2016(Monday).

Hong Kong Intellectual Property Department (HKIPD) will be closed on October 2, 2017 for the National Day and October 5, 2017 for the Mid-Autumn Day.

Any official due dates that fall due within the period will be automatically extended to the next working day

should you have some urgent cases where the deadline falls on these days, please kindly instruct us in advance at and, and dial telephone number +86-755-83671938 or mobile phone +86-13828879698 for confirmation, so that the case can be fully prepared for timely filing.

We thank you for your kind cooperation and attention in this matter.

Kind Regards,