With the lockdown imposed all the activities including the legal process and procedures have been halted. This has left businesses, entrepreneurs and startups confused on what to consider and what not to in terms of tax payment, registration,renewal and other legal task.
Considering this, a few days back Department of Industry issued a much waited notice on Extension and Renewal.
As per the notice, the lockdown period which started from Chaitra 11, 2076 and ended on Shrawan 5 2077 (March 24 to July 20, 2020) is declared as zero period. Hence, a 30 days extension has been put forward for any registration which includes registration of trademark, patents and design, and renewal work that were due during the lockdown period.
Check out the official press release by Department of Industry HERE