Bulgarian Applicants Can Now File European Patent, PCT Applications Online

May 5 2016 - 18:59

As Bulgarian PTO announced on its website, as of May 1, 2016, Bulgarian applicants may file European patent applications and PCT applications electronically.

Applicants can use the following:

  • e-OLF – software application developed by EPO for filing European patent and international patent applications. It can be downloaded from EPO’s website.
  • ePCT – WIPO’s online platform used for filing international patent applications. It is not possible to file applications for European patents through ePCT.

By: Dimitar Batakliev

For more information, please contact Dimitar Batakliev at our Bulgaria office.

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