Copyright and patent law are part of intellectual property law as an institute of civil law. They constitute a system of legal norms governing, regulating and protecting the public relations arising in connection with the creation and use of scientific, literary, artistic and other works, as well as inventions and utility models. In the field of copyright and patent law, ‘Sylvia Petkova” Lawfirm provides:
- Advice in connection with the exercise of copyright or patent law;
- Research and legal assistance in choosing a publisher;
- Drafting publishing contracts;
- Advice on the negotiation and drafting of contracts for the grant of use of works, inventions and utility models;
- Preparation of documents and representation before the Patent Office;
- Representation before the courts in Sofia and throughout the Republic of Bulgaria in relation to copyright and patent infringement;
- Criminal law defense in case of breach of copyrights.