An amendment to the Electronic Commerce Act has been proposed by a draft of the law amending the Electronic Commerce Act. The aim is to provide the necessary legal framework at the national level for the effective implementation of the provisions of Regulation (EU) 2019/1150 on the promotion of fairness and transparency for business users […]
On June 10, 2020, the Enterprise Europe Network at the BCCI organized a webinar on “Rules for online merchants and resolving consumer disputes”, which aroused great interest from both business and professionals. Participants had the opportunity to ask questions and were acquainted with the provisions of the Consumer Protection Act, with special attention paid to […]
From 1.06.2020 new electronic services are introduced in the Portal for electronic services of the Patent Office of the Republic of Bulgaria, which are related to the possibility to submit electronic requests for registration of transfer, change of name and/or address, license agreement, special pledge, security and inclusion in the bankruptcy estate of patents for […]
On 15.05.2020 the Patent Office of the Republic of Bulgaria launched its completely new website, which has a completely new interface. The new website contains: information about the Patent Office of the Republic of Bulgaria; detailed information about all industrial property objects (legislation, application procedure, forms, and instructions, practice, etc.); access to the state registers […]
World Intellectual Property Day is observed annually on 26 April. The aim of the celebration of the World Intellectual Property Day is to “raise awareness of how patents, copyright, trademarks and designs impact on daily life” and “to celebrate creativity, and the contribution made by creators and innovators to the development of societies across the […]
By Decree No. 65 of the Council of Ministers of April 10, 2020, promulgated in issue no. 36 of the State Gazette of April 14, 2020, the Tariff of Fees Collected by the Patent Office of the Republic of Bulgaria has been amended. The Decree is available at: https://dv.parliament.bg/DVWeb/showMaterialDV.jsp?idMat=147471 .
World Intellectual Property Day is observed annually on 26 April. Therefore, until the end of April 2020, clients will have the opportunity to get up to a 30% discount on all services. More information about the services offered can be found in the “Services” section of this website. The aim of the celebration of the […]
The Europan Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) has published information on its website about misleading decisions that are being sent to applicants of European Union trademarks, in which decisions the applicants are requested to pay a registration fee for the EU trademarks. The logo, name, and letterhead of the EUIPO have been used in the […]
The deadline for entry into force of the amendments to the Ordinance № N-18 with respect to the commercial sales management software is extended by 6 months from 31 January 2020.
Today, January 28th is the Personal Data Protection Day, celebrated in many countries around the world. The Council of Europe is the initiator of the celebration of Personal Data Protection Day. The Commission for Personal Data Protection informs on its website that this year will mark the day for the fourteenth time with a number […]