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Amendment to the Bulgarian Personal Data Protection Act

Today, the long-awaited amendment to the Personal Data Protection Act was promulgated in the Bulgarian State Gazette. Most notably, the law designates the Commission on Personal Data Protection as the Bulgarian supervisory authority under the GDPR and officially repeals the registration regime for personal data controllers which was inapplicable in practice since 25 May 2018. […]


Promotions at BOYANOV & Co.

BOYANOV & Co. announced the following promotions as of 1 February 2019: Radoslav Alexandrov is promoted to Partner and Head of Employment Practice Group; Dr. Nikolay Kolev ­­- to Counsel within the Corporate and M&A Practice Group; Stela Sabeva – to Principal Associate and Head of the Intellectual Property Department; Rossiza Marinova and Marina Mollova […]


BOYANOV & Co. Worked on a Deal Shortlisted for the 2018 CEE Legal Matters Deal of the Year Awards

CEE Legal Matters announced the finalists for the CEE 2018 Deal of the Year in 17 CEE countries. BOYANOV & Co. has participated in PPF’s Acquisition of Telenor’s Telecom Business in Bulgaria, Serbia, Montenegro, and Hungary, shortlisted for Deal of the Year in both Bulgaria and Hungary. SEE Legal members BOYANOV & Co. and BDK […]


The Academy of American and International Law – an Extraordinary 5-week Educational Program in the U.S.

The Academy of American and International Law is particularly valuable for lawyers outside the U.S. who work for multi-national corporations or for law firms that represent either U.S. clients or multi-national clients with U.S. interests. Highlights include: A faculty featuring some of the best legal scholars in the U.S., including, for example, Bryan Garner, Chief […]


The IP Practice of BOYANOV & Co. is once again Ranked in the Gold Band in The World’s Leading Trademark Professionals 2019, Published by World Trademark Review 1000 and in the Managing Intellectual Property IP STARS 2019 Edition

World Trademark Review 1000 For a fifth consecutive year, BOYANOV & Co. received the Gold ranking in The World’s Leading Trademark Professionals 2019 guide of WTR 1000 proving its continuous ability to secure the most high-profile, big-ticket work from the most prestigious of clients. “BOYANOV & Co. serves up a stellar suite of services: clearance […]


Bulgarian List of Processing Operations Requiring Data Protection Impact Assessment

The Bulgarian Commission on Personal Data Protection adopted a list of processing operations for which it would be mandatory for controllers to conduct data protection impact assessments. The controllers whose main or only place of establishment is on the territory of the Republic of Bulgaria will be required to conduct a data protection impact assessment […]


BOYANOV & Co. Retains its Top Ranking in Chambers Global 2019

Chambers Global 2019 has again ranked BOYANOV & Co. in the highest Band 1 ranking in Corporate/Commercial and Dispute Resolution. These rankings reconfirm the strong operating practices of the firm as well as the firm’s leading position in the Bulgarian legal market. Within the Corporate/Commercial practice area, Chambers Global continues to recognise: Managing partner Borislav Boyanov […]


BOYANOV & Co. Contributed to the Bulgarian Chapter on Private Equity, Third Edition, Published by Thomson Reuters

Yordan Naydenov, Partner and Head of Corporate and M&A Practice Group and Dr. Nikolay Kolev, Counsel at BOYANOV & Co. contributed to the third edition of Private Equity, published by Thomson Reuters in 2018, London with general editors Charles Martin and Simon Perry. The Bulgarian chapter* provides a clear and comprehensive analysis of the key […]