+40-31 437 80 13


Overview of Romania’s Trademarks System

As a consequence of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Romanian State Office for Inventions and Trademarks has considerably liberalised its approach on the formalities that users of the IP system must perform.In SIMION & BACIU’s first article as ILO’s exclusive contributor to the IP newsletter for Romania, Andreea Bende and Zsófia Halmágyi provide a thorough overview…
Read more

Simion & Baciu top tier firm and leading individuals in Legal 500 2021’s rankings

We are happy to receive 2021’s rankings for two of our flagship practices from the prestigious global research, ranking and publishing firm Legal 500. Simion & Baciu remains the only top tier law firm for TMT Gambling in Romania with both Cosmina Maria Simion and Ana-Maria Baciu ranked as Leading Individuals and Andrei Cosma as Rising Star. Ana-Maria Baciu is also ranked…
Read more

Simion & Baciu – Firm of the Year by Managing IP

Simion & Baciu received last night, at the sixteenth annual Managing IP Awards, the award “Firm of the Year” for the Romania.  This award represents an acknowledgement of our high standards of quality in the services offered in this field and confirms our position as market leaders.  This is nothing but a prof of our team’s…
Read more

Alexandra Radulescu, speaker at Women in Data Science

Women in Data Science Romania was a great event centered on current data related trends, reuniting 40 speakers. Our colleague Alexandra Radulescu was one of the speakers of the second business panel and tackled the subject of regulation of new technologies. Do not miss the full conference recording at https://ro.wolterskluwer.ro/wids-2021-live/

2021 brings the first collaboration of Simion & Baciu with Law Students Association (ASD)

ASD periodically organizes events in which the students of the Faculty of Law are offered the opportunity to get in touch with the world that awaits them after graduation. This way students can form a perspective on the life of a legal professional. We are happy to be part of the discovery journey young law students…
Read more

Chambers ‘Trade Marks’ Global Practice Guide – Romania

Ana-Maria Baciu, Cosmina Simion, Andreea Bende and Alexandra Rădulescu Trade Marks 2021 by Chambers & Partners Trade Marks 2021 Romania by Chambers & Partners The new Trade Marks 2021 guide features 19 jurisdictions. The guide provides the latest legal information on terms of protection; symbols; assignment and licensing; trade mark registration; opposition, revocation and cancellation procedures; initiating a lawsuit;…
Read more

Ana-Maria Baciu was ranked once again in Band 1 for Intellectual Property by Chambers & Partners

This content is provided by Chambers. EUROPE Intellectual Property – Romania Band 1 Ana Maria Baciu advises a high-profile clientele on a variety of trade mark-related matters, including infringement and registration. She is described by sources as “a very good IP lawyer who is very business-oriented.”

WTR 1000 has included Ana-Maria Baciu, Cosmina Simion and Andreea Bende in the Top Trademark Professionals, in the gold and respectively the silver bands

WTR 1000, the definitive ‘go-to’ resource for those seeking legal trademark expertise, which identifies the leading lights in 70 jurisdictions globally has included  Ana-Maria Baciu, Cosmina Simion and Andreea Bende in the Top Trademark Professionals, in the gold and respectively the silver band. WTR has also once again recognized the value of Simion & Baciu,…
Read more

New technical norms for verification of gambling machines

These regulations were not, however, directed exclusively towards the gambling sector, but rather included gambling in the spectrum of other areas restricted due to the spread of the virus. However, there are some exceptions. Perhaps most notable is that in December 2020 ONJN adopted Order No. 404/2020 which lays down the new technical verification requirements for the…
Read more