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Iraq: TMO Temporarily Suspends Operations

March 3, 2020

In light of the current coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak in Iraq, the Trademark Office announced that it will temporarily suspend operations until March 16, 2020. The TMO, however, will only be processing all renewals and opposition proceedings that fall during this time period.

In order to ensure an uninterrupted service, you may continue to send all your instructions and queries to iraq@sabaip.com—we will docket all the instructions we receive from you, prepare all the required forms, and diarize all approaching deadlines in order to ensure proper follow-up and organization.

While the situation remains unpredictable, we assure you that we are taking strict precautionary measures to guard against infection and ensure that COVID-19 does not cause any disruption to our firm’s regional operations in the Middle East and Africa.      

Should you have any questions, or require any additional information, please contact us at support@sabaip.com