Архив: март, 2009

IMPLEMENTATION OF ART.6 SEPTIS OF THE PARIS CONVENTION IN BULGARIA

IMPLEMENTATION OF ART.6 SEPTIS OF THE PARIS CONVENTION IN BULGARIA

Author: A. Ivanova Attorney-at-Law IP Consulting With a final decision issued by the Supreme Administrative court in Bulgaria was re-confirmed that in order to prove bad-faith application by an “agent” or “representative” it is enough to prove the existence of business relations between the two entities. The legal terms “agent” or “representative” are accepted in […]

Най-често посочвани страни членки при подаване на международна заявка (2008)

Най-често посочвани страни членки при подаване на международна заявка (2008)

Най-често посочвани страни членки при подаване на международна заявка (2008) Сравнението за покачване е в сравнение към 2007 Посочвана страна членка 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 Share Growth 1 China (CN) 9,265 13,575 15,801 16,676 17,829 4.7% 6.9% 2 Russian Federation (RU) 9,940 12,813 14,432 15,455 16,768 4.4% 8.5% 3 United States of America (US) […]

"China's national intellectual property (IP) strategy: The role of the EU-China cooperation on IP protection and enforcement"

"China’s national intellectual property (IP) strategy: The role of the EU-China cooperation on IP protection and enforcement"

China has stepped up its efforts to strengthen intellectual property rights and counter counterfeiting. The Chinese government launched a national strategy in July 2008 to improve IP protection and also tackle counterfeiting at international trade fairs. A major bilateral cooperation programme between the EU and China is currently underway that focuses on the enforcement of […]

The reduced fees of OHIM - enforced in a couple of weeks

The reduced fees of OHIM – enforced in a couple of weeks

A package of fee changes for Community Trade Mark, delivering a 40% cut in the cost of trade mark protection, has been approved by the Fees Committee chaired by the European Commission in Brussels. OHIM President Wubbo de Boer said he was delighted that Member States had voted overwhelmingly for the measure, which is designed […]

Намалените такси на OHIM - факт до няколко седмици

Намалените такси на OHIM – факт до няколко седмици

Пакет от промени в  таксите за марка на Общността, предвижда 40% намаляване на разходите за защита на търговските марки. Пакетът е  одобрен от държавите-членки. Мярка има за цел да осигури по-добра црна за потребителите. Проектът за нов регламент сега трябва да бъдат приет от Комисията, след което ще бъде публикуван в Официалния вестник. Намалението на таксите ще […]