Attorney, European trademark and industrial design representative, Bulgarian industrial property representative – trademarks, geographical indications, industrial designs, inventions, and utility models.
Alice Andonyan’s professional career is entirely in the field of industrial property rights protection – trademarks, industrial designs, patents, and utility models.
She has managed the corporate intellectual property of Bulgarian tobacco holding company BULGARTABAC around the world, as well as the sale of their world-famous trademarks to British American Tobacco.
Alice is a Bulgarian industrial property representative with rights in the field of trademarks, geographical indications, industrial designs, inventions, and utility models, as well as a European representative in the field of trademarks and industrial design.
Attorney-at-law, completed her education at “Angel Kanchev” University of Rousse, majoring in Law.
She completed a course for industrial property representatives at the Patent Office of the Republic of Bulgaria.
Professional qualification European intellectual property law at the Academy of European Law, Trier, Germany.
Master of Pedagogy, specialty Pedagogy, Education Management, Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”.
Consultations in the field of intellectual property, consultations and representation of clients in connection with the application, registration, and management of trademarks before the Patent Office of the Republic of Bulgaria, the European Union Intellectual Property Office, and the International Bureau of the World Intellectual Property Organization; legal consultations and opinions in relation to opposition proceedings, cancellation and deletion of trademarks before the Patent Office and the European Union Intellectual Property Office; preparation of legal opinions on cases related to the violation, fulfillment of obligations, and execution of industrial property rights; provision of legal advice in connection with a corporate portfolio of trademarks that enjoys protection in the territory of many countries around the world; contractual law – distribution contracts, licensing and franchise contracts.
Year joined: 2022
Education: Master’s degree in law from Sofia University “St.Kliment Ohridski”
Current and previous positions: Attorney-at-Law
Languages: Bulgarian, English