Franchising is one of the most popular business models in present days. There is almost no business area in which it is not affected by franchising.
In franchising one person – a franchisor, grants to another – a franchisee the right to use its owned industrial property – trademark, logo, design, patented invention or utility [...]
The trademark as an exclusive right shall be acquired by registration in the Bulgarian Patent Office.
Rights to register belong to the first applicant. Matter regulating trademarks contained in Marks and the geographic names Act. This law provides the conditions and the order for registration of the marks and the geographic names, the rights ensuing [...]