Archive for November, 2015

Stela Sabeva, Co-Head of the IP Department at BOYANOV & Co. has been appointed to the INTA Parallel Import Committee for the 2016-2017 term

Thursday, November 12th, 2015

In line with INTA’s global mission to support trademarks in order to protect consumers and to promote fair and effective commerce, the Parallel Import Committee develops and advocates the Association’s policy regarding the balanced protection against parallel imports. For this purpose the committee monitors and evaluates developments in treaties, cases, legislation and regulation in various jurisdictions and proposes policy recommendations to the Board. Work includes report and submission writing, and advocacy in conjunction with relevant INTA committees and staff.

Stela Sabeva is a Co-Head of the IP Department at BOYANOV & Co. and is responsible for trademark related matters. She has more than 10 years of experience in providing legal services to domestic and international clients with regard to the protection of their intellectual property rights in Bulgaria. Stela’s work is focused predominantly on IP litigation and enforcement, unfair competition and copyright protection.


Borislav Boyanov was a Speaker at the Fourth International Legal Risk Management Conference: Legal Ethics and Aesthetics in Skopje

Tuesday, November 10th, 2015

Borislav Boyanov participated in the Fourth International Legal Risk Management Conference: Legal Ethics and Aesthetics, hosted by the first Macedonian portal and publisher of popular legal literature, Akademik that took place on 27-28 October 2015 in Skopje.

Lecturers from Austria, Bulgaria, Croatia, Serbia and the United States, 350 participants from Macedonia and the region, world renowned lawyers, university professors, experts and representatives from the business sector participated in the Conference. The presentations covered a number of important topics related to high ethical and aesthetical principles in the legal profession.

A special part of the conference was dedicated to “the most influential Bulgarian attorney in business law”, Mr. Borislav Boyanov, Managing Partner of the leading Bulgarian law firm BOYANOV & Co. and founder and Co-chair of SEE Legal Group, who talked about the transparency and bespoke quality of legal business, and the requisites for the creation of a successful legal business. “From the very beginning 26 years ago”, he said, serving the rule of law, the morals and ethics were BOYANOV & Co. imperative motto”.

Borislav Boyanov further revealed “secrets” of success, which he said are based on the development of the team, building team spirit, investing in profiled staff and capable and creative lawyers, with emphasis on transparency as a value and obligation to customers and society. He stressed on discipline, commitment to ethical principles, investment in knowledge, and hard work.

The Fourth International Legal Conference made it clear that continuous education is one of the top priorities of every professional. It was an excellent opportunity for professional networking with the lawyers from Republic of Macedonia, the Balkan region and beyond, and proved to be among the most significant legal events regionally and globally.Skopjie

BOYANOV & Co. Advises Pro Bono Save the Children International in relation to the Migrant Refugee Crisis

Monday, November 9th, 2015

BOYANOV & Co. is currently advising pro bono the global organisation Save the Children International in relation to the migrant refugee crises that is expanding in Europe.

Save the Children International is a worldwide non-profit organisation, which aims to improve the living of children around the world. The organisation helps to provide medical aid, shelter, food and water to children that are in need because of different crisis situations they are in such as, floods, famines, earthquakes and armed conflicts.

Save the Children comprises Save the Children International and 30 member organisations working to deliver change for children in 120 countries. The organisation has led global action on children’s rights for more than 90 years.

Borislav Boyanov is Nominated as One of the World’s Leading Practitioners in Who’s Who Legal: Private Client 2015

Friday, November 6th, 2015

Mr. Borislav Boyanov, Managing Partner at BOYANOV & Co., is the only Bulgarian lawyer nominated by his peers as one of the world’s leading practitioners in the field of Private Client by Who’s Who Legal 2015.

Who’s Who Legal: Private Client 2015 is a result of the opinions of law firm clients and private client lawyers from around the world. The research has revealed 492 lawyers, as well as 134 trust and advisory services professionals, in 51 jurisdictions who can truly be considered leaders in the field. Who’s Who Legal: Private Client 2015 is a publication of Law Business Research Ltd.

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