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Penkov, Markov & Partners

IZTOK DISTRICT, TINTYAVA 13B, FLOOR 6, 1113 SOFIA, BULGARIA
Tel:
Work +359 2 971 3935
Fax:
Fax +359 2 971 1191
Email:
Web:
www.penkov-markov.eu
Bourgas, Dobrich, Lovetch, Pleven, Rousse, Sofia and 2 more

Yordan Politov

Tel:
Work +359 2 971 3935
Email:
Penkov, Markov & Partners

Position

Attorney at law, Patent Attorney, Head of Intellectual Property and Innovations at Penkov, Markov & Partners; EUIPO professional representative.

Career

Head of Intellectual Property and Innovations at Penkov, Markov & Partners – since Aug. 2018; Attorney-at-law and Patent Attorney at Penkov, Markov & Partners – since Sept. 2011; Bulgarian Patent Office (BPO) and EUIPO professional representative since 2010; Senior Legal Counsel at Bulgarian Patent Office, Legal Department and Department of International Affairs – from Feb. 2006 to Jan. 2010; Attorney-at-law – from Aug. 2003 to Jan. 2006.

Languages

Bulgarian, English

Member

From Aug. 2003 to Jan. 2006, and from July 2010 at present – Member of the Bulgarian Bar Association; Since July 2010 – Registered Professional Industrial Property Representative with the Bulgarian Patent Office (BPO); 2010 - 2012 – Member of the Management Board of the Bulgarian National Group of the International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (BGN AIPPI);

Education

1995 – 2002 – Master’s Degree in Law with specialized training in International law and International Relations at Sofia University St. Kliment Ohridski; 2004 – 2006 – Master’s Degree in International Relations with qualification - Master in European Relations, at Sofia University St. Kliment Ohridski; 2007 – European Patent Academy, Innovation Support Program: Modules: № 3 - Budapest, № 4 – Stockholm, and № 5 – Lille; 2009 – Training course and passed examination for Industrial Property Representative in Trademark and Design matters; 2010 – Training course and passed examination for Industrial Property Representative in Invention matters.


Bulgaria

Intellectual property

Within: Intellectual property

Penkov, Markov & Partners' IP expertise encompasses contentious matters, IP agreements and the sale and purchase of IP rights. Vladimir Penkov and senior associate Yordan Politov jointly lead the group; Politov is singled out as ‘one of the leading lawyers in the field’ and provides ‘useful and on-point advice on copyright issues’.

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  • Why Don’t We Have the Will to Improve the Investment Climate?

    All investors, especially those from abroad, when asked about the investment climate in the country indicate a number of factors, besides tax rate, that influence their overall assessment. These factors relate to different areas of business and life in general, but have so far unfortunately gone unnoticed by governments.
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