The Japanese Patent Office and our offices will be closed from December 29, 2016 through January 3, 2017 for New Year holidays and reopen on January 4, 2017. Any due dates during the closure will automatically be extended to January 4, 2017.

Please also note that on January 4, 2017, our office hours will end early, i.e., at 16:00 (Japan Standard Time).