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MISLEADING ADVERTISMENT OF “PRAKTIKER” IS STOPPED

MISLEADING ADVERTISMENT OF “PRAKTIKER” IS STOPPED

The Commission for Consumers Protection stopped misleading print advertisement of commercial chain „Praktiker”. The company has distributed a promotional brochure, which advertises goods for preferential prices in connection with the opening of their jubilee hundredth store. During the inspection inspectors of CCP find, one of the articles is not available.

The Commission for Consumers Protection stopped misleading print advertisement of commercial chain „Praktiker”. The company has distributed a promotional brochure, which advertises goods for preferential prices in connection with the opening of their jubilee hundredth store. During the inspection inspectors of CCP find, one of the articles is not available.
THE COMMISION FOR CONSUMERS PROTECTION IMPOSED A FINE ON „ОК-SOFTRANS” ООD

THE COMMISION FOR CONSUMERS PROTECTION IMPOSED A FINE ON „ОК-SOFTRANS” ООD

The Commission for Consumers Protection/CCP/ imposed a fine to the taximeter company „ОК – Softrance” ООD because of misleading commercial practice. Moreover with an order of the chairman Damyan Lazarov the company is obligated to stop the violation, which deceives the people, contradicts the requirement for conscientiousness and professional competence and can change significantly the […]

The Commission for Consumers Protection/CCP/ imposed a fine to the taximeter company „ОК – Softrance” ООD because of misleading commercial practice. Moreover with an order of the chairman Damyan Lazarov the company is obligated to stop the violation, which deceives the people, contradicts the requirement for conscientiousness and professional competence and can change significantly the […]
Memorandum for fellowship  signed between the Bulgarian Government and WIPO

Memorandum for fellowship signed between the Bulgarian Government and WIPO

On 12 November 2008 the Bulgarian Patent Office announced: “… in Geneve the vice- prime minister and and minister of foreign affairs Ivailo Kalfin and Director General of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) Francis Gurry signed Memorandum for fellowship  between the Bulgarian Government and WIPO, which regulates the cooperation between them. It includes specific […]

On 12 November 2008 the Bulgarian Patent Office announced: “… in Geneve the vice- prime minister and and minister of foreign affairs Ivailo Kalfin and Director General of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) Francis Gurry signed Memorandum for fellowship  between the Bulgarian Government and WIPO, which regulates the cooperation between them. It includes specific […]
NINE MEDITERRANEAN COUNTRIES UNITED FOR STRENGTHENING THE FIGHT AGAINST THE COUNTERFEITS

NINE MEDITERRANEAN COUNTRIES UNITED FOR STRENGTHENING THE FIGHT AGAINST THE COUNTERFEITS

„The declaration, which unites the Mediterranean countries mostly engaged with the fight against counterfeits ( Bulgaria, Spain, Italy, Morocco, Portugal, Romania, Tunis, Turkey and France) aims: ·       better coordination of the fight against counterfeits; ·      to continue to inform the customers and to intensify their sensitivity in relation with the problem, particularly the specialized […]

„The declaration, which unites the Mediterranean countries mostly engaged with the fight against counterfeits ( Bulgaria, Spain, Italy, Morocco, Portugal, Romania, Tunis, Turkey and France) aims: ·       better coordination of the fight against counterfeits; ·      to continue to inform the customers and to intensify their sensitivity in relation with the problem, particularly the specialized […]
SHALL THE SUPREME ADMINISTRATIVE COURT CHANGE ITS PRESENT PRACTICE RELATED TO IMITATION OF MARKS?

SHALL THE SUPREME ADMINISTRATIVE COURT CHANGE ITS PRESENT PRACTICE RELATED TO IMITATION OF MARKS?

In its Information Bulletin for 2006 the Commission for Protection of Competition has announced that 85 cases were launched in 2006 with the goal to specify whether there were offences against the Chapter 7 from Law on protection of  Competition (LCP). The majority of the offences referred to the counterfeit of goods and services. That […]

In its Information Bulletin for 2006 the Commission for Protection of Competition has announced that 85 cases were launched in 2006 with the goal to specify whether there were offences against the Chapter 7 from Law on protection of  Competition (LCP). The majority of the offences referred to the counterfeit of goods and services. That […]
New Bulgarian utility model system trough the prism of the turkish experience

New Bulgarian utility model system trough the prism of the turkish experience

Utility model protection is very impotortant especially to protect small inventions. Additionally, it is also important for the small and medium enterprises and the real persons due to low cost and short period of procedures. In Turkey the utility model system is in force since 1995. The system is based on only the formal examination […]

Utility model protection is very impotortant especially to protect small inventions. Additionally, it is also important for the small and medium enterprises and the real persons due to low cost and short period of procedures. In Turkey the utility model system is in force since 1995. The system is based on only the formal examination […]
Communication note in respect of fees payable to the CPVO and e-Services.

Communication note in respect of fees payable to the CPVO and e-Services.

Two important amendments of Commission regulations will come into force as from the 1st January 2009 Last June 2008 the European Commission amended Regulation (EC) No 1238/95 as regards the level of the annual fee and the fees relating to technical examinations payable to the Community Plant Variety Office and the manner of payment. The […]

Two important amendments of Commission regulations will come into force as from the 1st January 2009 Last June 2008 the European Commission amended Regulation (EC) No 1238/95 as regards the level of the annual fee and the fees relating to technical examinations payable to the Community Plant Variety Office and the manner of payment. The […]
Bulgaria – top classes filed (Nice)

Bulgaria – top classes filed (Nice)

Bulgaria – top classes filed (Nice) source: OHIM

Bulgaria – top classes filed (Nice) source: OHIM
Tjanko Stoilov: It’s necessary very soon the country to create legislatively preferential conditions for persons and organizations which invest funds in creative development which are the subject of an industrial property – basis of innovations.

Tjanko Stoilov: It’s necessary very soon the country to create legislatively preferential conditions for persons and organizations which invest funds in creative development which are the subject of an industrial property – basis of innovations.

Engineer Tyanko Stoilov is industrial property representative to the Patent Office of the Republic of Bulgaria to the European Patent Office and the Office for Harmonization in the Internal Market (for trademark and design). It is not only a patent specialist, but also of those rare people who selflessly dedicated and used force and energy […]

Engineer Tyanko Stoilov is industrial property representative to the Patent Office of the Republic of Bulgaria to the European Patent Office and the Office for Harmonization in the Internal Market (for trademark and design). It is not only a patent specialist, but also of those rare people who selflessly dedicated and used force and energy […]
КАК НОВИЯТ ЗАКОН ЗА ПАТЕНТИТЕ И РЕГИСТРАЦИЯТА НА ПОЛЕЗНИ МОДЕЛИ ПОМАГА НА БИЗНЕСА

КАК НОВИЯТ ЗАКОН ЗА ПАТЕНТИТЕ И РЕГИСТРАЦИЯТА НА ПОЛЕЗНИ МОДЕЛИ ПОМАГА НА БИЗНЕСА

инж. Мария Янакиева-Златарева   Създаването на доста различна като процедури законова уредба бе продиктувано от необходимостта да се даде възможност на предприятията в страна и на външните инвеститори да получават по-бързо защитни документи, за да могат да реализират във формираната в България вече 17 години конкурентна среда своите нови технически разработки. Всъщност, реализацията на потенциала […]

УНИВЕРСИТЕТЪТ "РОБЪРТ ШУМАН" В СТРАСБУРГ ПРЕДЛАГА УНИКАЛНА ВЪЗМОЖНОСТ ЗА ОБУЧЕНИЕ В ОБЛАСТТА НА ИНТЕЛЕКТУАЛНАТА СОБСТВЕНОСТ

УНИВЕРСИТЕТЪТ “РОБЪРТ ШУМАН” В СТРАСБУРГ ПРЕДЛАГА УНИКАЛНА ВЪЗМОЖНОСТ ЗА ОБУЧЕНИЕ В ОБЛАСТТА НА ИНТЕЛЕКТУАЛНАТА СОБСТВЕНОСТ

УНИВЕРСИТЕТЪТ “РОБЪРТ ШУМАН” В СТРАСБУРГ ПРЕДЛАГА УНИКАЛНА ВЪЗМОЖНОСТ ЗА ОБУЧЕНИЕ В ОБЛАСТТА НА ИНТЕЛЕКТУАЛНАТА СОБСТВЕНОСТ      Интелектуалната собственост се превръща все повече и повече в един от най-важните фактори за развитие на бизнеса. В последните години наблюдаваме и промяна във възприятието ни за нейните обекти- патентите, търговските марки, промишления дизайн, авторските права и т.н […]

УСКОРЕНА ЛИ Е УСКОРЕНАТА ЕКСПЕРТИЗА?

УСКОРЕНА ЛИ Е УСКОРЕНАТА ЕКСПЕРТИЗА?

  С измененията на Закона за марките и географските означения (ДВ, бр.43 от 2005г., бр.73 от 2006г.) в чл.4 бе вмъкнато, че Патентното ведомство събира такси и за „ускоряване на експертизата по същество”. Съгласно Постановление на Министерския съвет №87 от 17 април 2007г тази такса е в размер на 200лв.   Това изменение в закона означава, […]

Телевизия МСат

Телевизия МСат

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New Law on protection against unfair competition

New Law on protection against unfair competition

On the second of December 2008гnew Law on protection against unfair competition published in the State gazette in issue , 102 from 28 november 2008г. The Commission will create an electronic register for its acts for better clarity of the procedures. The files accepted for proceedings before the entry into force of the new law […]

On the second of December 2008гnew Law on protection against unfair competition published in the State gazette in issue , 102 from 28 november 2008г. The Commission will create an electronic register for its acts for better clarity of the procedures. The files accepted for proceedings before the entry into force of the new law […]
European patent application no EP 2 000 000

European patent application no EP 2 000 000

The European Patent Office (EPO) has publishing its two millionth patent application. The application, filed on 7 June 2007 by the Technical University of Denmark (DTU) in Lyngby, describes a microbial fuel cell which can be used to produce electricity from wastewater. The EPO received its first application in 1978. The one millionth application was […]

The European Patent Office (EPO) has publishing its two millionth patent application. The application, filed on 7 June 2007 by the Technical University of Denmark (DTU) in Lyngby, describes a microbial fuel cell which can be used to produce electricity from wastewater. The EPO received its first application in 1978. The one millionth application was […]