IP Consulting article in ECTA magazine
The founder of IP Consulting Mr. Ing. Ivan Ivanov and the partner in the company Mrs. Aglika Ivanova, ECTA members
The article is a presentation of the trademark opposition system in Bulgaria – four years after its implementation, for the readers of ECTA magazine.
According to the Bulgarian Law on Marks and Geographical Indications, oppositions may be filed by:
- the holder of an earlier trademark;
- exclusive licensees of earlier marks;
- owners of non-registered marks used in commercial activity within Bulgaria (but already applied for registration); or
- holders of marks applied for by an agent or representative of the holder.