The Brazilian Patent and Trademark Office (“BPTO”) has announced the end of the suspension of its deadlines starting June 1, 2020, through a statement published in Bulletin No. 2577. 

The deadlines have been suspended since March 16, 2020, and, after consecutive suspensions, the last one determined that they would remain as such until May 31, 2020. The interruption of all in-person appointments will remain in effect until June 15, 2020.
 
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