Author: Boyana Boyadzhieva The Boards of Appeal of the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO), in cooperation with the EUIPO’s Academy, will host the fourth edition of the international IP Mediation Conference, which will take place at the EUIPO’s headquarters in Alicante,[...]
Online piracy: A study shows Europeans are consuming more pirated TV shows and live sports.
Author: Boyana Boyadzhieva Data from a new survey conducted by the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) shows that there has been a reversal in the downward trend in piracy from the previous year when access to pirated content per month per[...]
We are celebrating 10 years!
The end of August 2023 marks the tenth anniversary of the founding of the Krasimira Kadieva law firm. The past ten years have been highly dynamic and diverse for us. At times like this, it is time for analysis and reflection. Throughout[...]
Special thanks to Viktoria Georgieva for the assistance during the internship under the project “Student practices-phase 2”
The Krasimira Kadieva law office is a "training organization" under the "Student Practices - Phase 2" project, and the attorney-at-law Krasimira Kadieva is a mentor under whose guidance the practical training of students who expressed a desire to get close to the[...]
The Commission for Personal Data Protection adopted Regulation No. 1 of 27 July 2023 on the keeping of the register of signals under Article 18 and Methodological Instructions No. 1 for the reception, registration, and examination of reports received by the obliged subjects under the Act for the protection of persons reporting or publicly disclosing information on violations
Author: Boyana Boyadzhieva On July 27, 2023, at its regular meeting, the Commission for the Protection of Personal Data adopted the Ordinance of July 27, 2023 on the maintenance of the register of reports under Article 18 of the Protection of Whistleblowers[...]
Trademark protection on e-commerce platforms
Author: Victoria Georgieva E-commerce is an essential marketing channel nowadays, and e-commerce platforms are crucial for trading goods online. Big online retailers have huge daily sales. However, sometimes they face complaints and intellectual property issues, resulting in losses and penalties. This turns[...]
Krasimira Kadieva was a lecturer during the ELSA Summer Business Law School
On Wednesday, 03.08.2023 we had the pleasure to be part of the ELSA Summer Law School, organized by ELSA Bulgaria, where international students from 14 different countries were enrolled. Our presentation titled "How to protect a European Union Trade Mark?" was presented by Krasimira[...]
‘Bulgarsko kiselo mlуako’ is registered as a protected designation of origin (PDO)
Author: Boyana Boyadzhieva 'Bulgarsko kiselo mlуako' is registered as a protected designation of origin (PDO) from Bulgaria and is included to the list of 1,641 already protected agricultural products. Products with protected geographical indications are a type of intellectual property and therefore[...]
European Commission adopts a decision on an adequate level of protection for safe and secure data flows between the EU and the US
Author: Boyana Boyadzhieva On 10 July 2023, the European Commission adopted a new decision on the adequate level of protection of personal data in relation to the EU-U.S. Data Privacy Framework. The Decision allows for the safe transfer of personal data from[...]
What information should I publish on my Internet page, if I am a trader? Obligation to provide general information before concluding off-premises and distance contracts or when providing information society services.
Author: Boyana Boyadzhieva As a result of technological advancements and the proliferation of online trading platforms, the world has witnessed a remarkable shift in consumer behavior and perception of commerce. Online shopping offers unparalleled convenience and accessibility: with just a few clicks,[...]