“Trademarks – oppositions”- bottlenecks in opposition proceedings

“Trademarks – oppositions”- bottlenecks in opposition proceedings

We talked about the new book of publishing house IPbulgaria “Trademarks – oppositions”, by the authors att. Aglika Ivanova and Ivan Ivanov, with Mrs. Iveta Borisova – Chairman of the Bulgarian National Group of AIPPI (International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property); Representative of Bulgaria in the Commission on „Intellectual Property“ at ICC; Legal […]

New book of publishing house IP Bulgaria – “Trademarks – oppositions”

New book of publishing house IP Bulgaria – “Trademarks – oppositions”

Publishing house IP Bulgaria presents its new edition – the book by att. Aglika Ivanova and Ivan Ivanov “Trademarks – oppositions”. “Trademarks – oppositions” examines in depth the procedures of opposition in trade mark registration in Bulgaria and in the European Community (Community trade marks). The opposition procedure is an essential part of the whole procedure of trade […]

Get up, stand up. For music!

Get up, stand up. For music!

Ivan N. Ivanov - Coordinator of the national portal for intellectual property IPBulgaria.bg

Ivan N. Ivanov - Coordinator of the national portal for intellectual property IPBulgaria.bg
IP Bulgaria and World IP Day 2015

IP Bulgaria and World IP Day 2015

On the occasion of World Intellectual Property Day, which this year is dedicated to the theme of music („Get up, stand up. For music“), the national portal for intellectual property IP Bulgaria held a series of interviews on topics related to intellectual property and copyright. Musician, photographer, author of novels, choreographer and author of innovation […]

NEW PROJECT ABOUT INNOVATION MANAGEMENT

Intellectual property portal IP Bulgaria presents an innovative project that has been launched to increase the general knowledge of the audience about topics such as business management, innovation and value creation processes. Az Upravlyavam (‘I manage’, azupravlyavam.com) is an internet web site about the meaning of the innovations and their contribution to the business and […]

HOW WILL THE BULGARIAN LEGISLATION CHANGE AFTER THE EXPECTED AMENDMENT OF FIRST DIRECTIVE OF THE COUNCIL

HOW WILL THE BULGARIAN LEGISLATION CHANGE AFTER THE EXPECTED AMENDMENT OF FIRST DIRECTIVE OF THE COUNCIL

How will the Bulgarian legislation change after the expected in 2014 amendment of First Directive of the Council to approximate the laws of Member States relating to trademarks (89/104/EEC) In the article „Changes in legislation regarding the protection of trademarks in the European Union“ we discussed the European Commission proposals to amend the FIRST DIRECTIVE […]

CIOPORA AGM 2014 in The Hague:  Ornamental and Fruit Breeders Define the Association's Future IP Position

CIOPORA AGM 2014 in The Hague: Ornamental and Fruit Breeders Define the Association’s Future IP Position

Hamburg, March 11/2014 Many of the ornamental and fruit breeders, united in CIOPORA since 1961, have been writing the history of the breeding industry for more than a century. On April 1 and 2, 2014, CIOPORA members will also receive an opportunity to define its future by providing their input to the texts of the […]

The US Department of state -  country report on human rights for 2013 - Bulgaria - concerns about media freedom and pluralism

The US Department of state – country report on human rights for 2013 – Bulgaria – concerns about media freedom and pluralism

The US Department of state ( Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor) issued its  Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 2013. The section for Bulgaria shows concerns on the media environment in Bulgaria, including treats for the media pluralism as result of corporate and political pressure. The report states that: “ The law provides for freedom […]

Collective Rights Management Organizations in Bulgaria

Collective Rights Management Organizations in Bulgaria

If you are a right holder of copyrighted works, you can manage alone all aspects of their licensing. In this way you may be able to determine all the terms and conditions for each use of your work. However it may be difficult for the users to make contact with each right holder in order […]

COPYRIGHT TO MUSIC

COPYRIGHT TO MUSIC

Understanding the copyright to music in the Digital age is more important than ever before. Music is used in literally every aspect of our lives – offline and online on our computers and mobile devices, in our cars and public transportation, on TV and radio, in shopping centers, malls, restaurants, night clubs etc. Without knowing […]