Mr. Andrea Y. Andreev

Mr. Andrea Y. Andreev

attorney at law


European Trade Mark and Design Attorney

Trade Mark and Design Attorney with the Bulgarian Patent office

Tel./Fax: +359 2 971 02 74, 971 02 58



  • LL.M. in law, Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”
  • Specializations at Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski” –„Enforcement“, „Public administration“ and „International relations“



  • Member of Sofia BAR Association
  • Trade Mark and Design Attorney with the Bulgarian Patent office
  • European Trade Mark and Design Attorney with OHIM


Professional experience:

  • 2008 - at present                     Associate attorney at ARSIS Consulting Ltd.
  • 2004 – 2008                             Paralegal at ARSIS Consulting Ltd.


Attorney-at- law; Trademark and Design Attorney



  • English, German


Area of expertise:

  • Counseling on all aspects of intellectual property
  • Extensive practice in advising on trademark and copyright protection and enforcement
  • Experienced criminal and civil litigator
  • Litigated counterfeiting and infringement cases; court practice in cases for establishment of earlier rights, damage recovery claims, etc.
  • Internet law practice in advising on website IP notices and disclaimers; preparing take-down notices; drafting of cease and desist letters; cybersquatting
  • Management of border seizures of counterfeit and pirated goods; drafting of national and union applications
  • Liaison with law-enforcement authorities (police, customs, market inspectors)
  • Trademark proceedings before the Bulgarian Patent office and OHIM, including trademark clearance, prosecution, maintenance, oppositions, cancellations
  • Developing and maintaining trademark portfolios for SMEs and multinational corporations
  • Negotiated licensing and franchising agreements; assignment of rights contracts; copyright “works-for-hire” agreements, advertising sponsorship agreements, other contracts involving exclusivity, ownership and use of IP rights
  • Negotiated TV and movie production related agreements
  • Drafting of chain of title reports; preparation of error & omission reports; assistance on insurance policies for movie projects
  • Trademark and copyright clearances
  • Due-diligence on IP assets
  • Negotiated confidentiality and non-disclosure agreements
  • Consultancy on data privacy regulations


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