The Patent Office of the Republic of Bulgaria has implemented an electronic official bulletin

The Patent Office of the Republic of Bulgaria informs on its website that from April 15, 2021, it has started publishing an electronic official bulletin, which is available on the Portal for electronic services, at the following address: https://portal.bpo.bg/bpo -journal /. The electronic official bulletin provides a convenient interface for visualizing in a structured form […]

 

A law on the provision of digital content and digital services and on the sale of goods will guarantee consumers a higher degree of protection during online shopping

On March 19, 2021, a new Law on Provision of Digital Content and Digital Services and on Sale of Goods was promulgated, which will enter into force on January 1, 2022. It introduces the provisions of Directive (EC) 2019/770 on contracts for the provision of digital content and digital services, as well as Directive (EC) […]

 

Free webinar on “Financial assistance for SMEs by reimbursing 50% of the cost of state for filing of trademarks and/or industrial designs”

Krassimira Kadieva organizes a free webinar titled “Financial assistance for SMEs by reimbursing 50% of the cost of state fees for filing of trademarks and/or industrial designs.” The webinar will take place on February 23, 2021, at 14:30 via the easy-to-use Google Meet platform. The webinar will cover: – The opportunities provided to SMEs to […]

 

Merry Christmas and a happy new year!

Merry Christmas and a happy new year! Wishing you great winter holidays filled with very pleasant emotions and great experiences. Let the new 2021 year be happier, successful, and filled with a creative surge that brings you satisfaction and keeps you going ahead! Special thanks for the trust and support, the high appreciation you give […]

 

Possibility to reimburse 50% of the costs of state fees for applications for trademarks and/or industrial designs

Ideas Powered for Business SME Fund, which was established a few days ago, will provide grants totaling 20 mln. Euro. Ideas Powered for Business SME Fund is funded by the European Commission and the European Union Intellectual Property Office and is intended for companies that intend to protect their trademarks and industrial designs at the […]

 

A draft of Law on the provision of digital content and digital services and on the sale of goods has been proposed for public discussion

On October 23, 2020, a draft of Law on the provision of digital content and digital services and on the sale of goods was proposed for public discussion. The draft introduces the requirements of Directive (EU) 2019/770 and Directive (EU) 2019/771, which should be transposed into Bulgarian legislation by July 1, 2021. The draft regulates […]

 

The annual conference of AIPPI is held in the period 5-14 October 2020

The annual conference of AIPPI (International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property) is held from 5 to 14 October 2020. This year’s conference is held entirely online. Krassimira Kadieva is a member of AIPPI, which organization is dedicated to the improvement and protection of intellectual property. This year’s program of the annual conference addresses […]

 

The Patent Office of Republic of Bulgaria has released an e-calculator for calculating of fees

On 14.07.2020 the Patent Office of the Republic of Bulgaria launched an electronic calculator for calculating the state fees for various services provided electronically. The calculator is available on the website of the Patent Office and includes the calculation of fees for 52 services, and is expected to be gradually expanded by adding all other […]