Covid-19 & Malaysia: Update on Government Movement Control Order
17 March 2020, updated 01 April 2021
With the Covid-19 situation in the country seeing an improvement, the Government has implemented the Conditional Movement Control Order (CMCO). The CMCO takes effect from 05 March 2021, and will end on 14 April 2021, unless further extended.
WHAT DOES THIS MEAN?
(i) OUR PHYSICAL OFFICE REOPENS WITH SCHEDULED WORK FROM HOME OPERATIONS
Our physical office reopens starting 22 March 2021, with scheduled work from home operations. We have been and will continue to be fully contactable through phone and email. If you wish to speak to us, you may already have our mobile numbers, or you may email us at firstname.lastname@example.org to set up a phone/video conference.
Due to the ongoing situation and in practicing social distancing, we would strongly encourage that all communications take place via electronic communications and by video conferencing unless it is absolutely necessary. Should you require to meet us at our office, please note that the requisite safety policies are in place to access our premises, and will need to be strictly adhered to. We thank you in advance for your kind understanding in this regard.
(ii) OPERATION OF IP OFFICE IN MALAYSIA
The IP Office remains operational on Monday to Thursday, from 9am to 3:30pm, and on Friday from 9am to 4pm. However, all opposition proceedings will be suspended temporarily.
(iii) COURIER & MAIL TO OUR PHYSICAL OFFICE
As our physical office has reopened, courier and mail may be sent to our office following your usual practice.
We thank you for your kind support, and remain committed towards providing uninterrupted services and especially towards supporting you and your business during these unprecedented times.
We wish you and your loved ones continued good health, and hope that you will continue to stay safe and keep well.
Further updates on the situation in Malaysia will be provided as soon as they are available.