Following the suspension of work declared by the Office of the President, work in the Intellectual Property Office of the Philippines (IPOHL) is suspended effective 1:OOpm today, 27 July 2017. Employees shall log-out using the finger scan machine. 

All papers and documents due today, July 27,2017, may still be received on July 28, 2017 and shall be considered as having been filed on its due date. 

All Duty Officers of the Bureau of Patents and the Bureau of Trademarks and Information Officer of the DITTB are hereby directed to disseminate this information. All Directors are hereby advised to inform their respective Bureaus. The MIS Bureau is hereby directed to post an announcement in the IPOPHL website. 

27 July 2017, Taguig City.


Memorandum Circular No. 17-016, Suspension of Work (July 27, 2017, 1pm)