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BOYANOV & Co. Wins Two Awards at the Managing IP EMEA Awards Ceremony 2024

The Annual Managing IP Awards: EMEA Awards 2024 were announced last night, 11 April 2024 in London, and we at BOYANOV & Co. are proud to have won ‘Bulgaria Firm of the Year’.  Stela Sabeva, Head of IP Practice Group, won the prestigious ‘Bulgaria Practitioner of the Year’. The Managing IP Awards are highly recognised […]


BOYANOV & Co. Advised Synechron on the Acquisition of Dreamix

Synechron, Inc., a leading global digital transformation consulting company focused on financial services and technology organizations, announced its acquisition of Dreamix, founded in 2006, in Sofia, Bulgaria (press release available). As a bespoke end-to-end software engineering and digital product/application development company, Dreamix caters to the customised needs of an array of globally renowned enterprise clients across key […]


BOYANOV & Co. Advised on the Eurobank’s Financing Deal with Mall Galleria Owners in Bulgaria

BOYANOV & Co. advised Eurobank S.A. group on the EUR 61,000,000 general corporate purposes financing of Galleria Burgas EAD and Galleria Stara Zagora EAD, which own and manage two shopping centres in Bulgaria, Mall Galleria Burgas, and Mall Galleria Stara Zagora. BOYANOV & Co. advised on the Bulgarian legal aspects of the financing, including inter […]


BOYANOV & Co. Advised Vallenova LLC on the Acquisition of Recycling Company Integra Plastics JSC

On 29 March 2024, the Austrian specialty chemicals company Borealis AG, a majority-owned subsidiary of Austrian oil and gas giant OMV, finalised the acquisition of Bulgarian recycling company Integra Plastics JSC. BOYANOV & Co. advised and supported one of the sellers, the Cypriot company Vallenova LLC, which had been also the founder of Integra Plastics […]


BOYANOV & Co. Achieves Top Rankings in The Legal 500 EMEA 2024

BOYANOV & Co. has again proven its exceptional expertise and leadership in the Bulgarian market, as highlighted in the 2024 edition of The Legal 500 EMEA. The firm has been awarded the prestigious Tier 1 ranking in 10 out of 11 practice areas: Banking, Finance and Capital Markets; Commercial, Corporate and M&A; Dispute Resolution; Energy […]


BOYANOV & Co. Continues its Series of Advising on the Construction of Large Photovoltaic Power Plants in Bulgaria

This time we advised a syndicate of UniCredit Bulbank, United Bulgarian Bank, Eurobank Bulgaria, and Raiffeisen Bank International on the financing of the construction and operation of a 160 MW photovoltaic power plant in Bulgaria (in the Maglizh Municipality). The PV park is developed by Belozem Solar Park 2 OOD, which S Solar and Syzygy […]


BOYANOV & Co. Top-ranked in Chambers Europe 2024

BOYANOV & Co. has once again been ranked in the top Band 1 for Banking & Finance, Competition/Antitrust, Intellectual Property, Employment, and Real Estate by the highly esteemed legal research guide Chambers and Partners. These placements reaffirm the firm’s outstanding service quality and its consistent leadership in the Bulgarian legal market. A client has lauded […]


Foreign Direct Investment Screening Regime is Introduced in Bulgaria

1. What’s new? On February 22, 2024, Bulgaria, previously one of the few remaining EU countries without foreign direct investment (FDI) controls, introduced a new FDI screening regime in accordance with the EU FDI Screening Regulation 2019/452 (the “EU FDI Screening Regulation”). The Act to Amend and Supplement the Investment Promotion Act (the “FDI Screening […]


BOYANOV & Co. Sponsors the 2024 Regional Final of the European Law Moot Court

BOYANOV & Co. was proudly a sponsor of the 2024 Regional Final of the European Law Moot Court (ELMC) Competition hosted by Sofia University St.Kliment Ohridski on 29 February – 2 March 2024. The European Law Moot Court Competition is an annual international competition that is held between university teams of students who have an […]


BOYANOV & Co. Rejoins Bulgarian Business Leaders Forum with a Focus on Legal Excellence and Regional Collaboration

BOYANOV & Co. actively participated in the prestigious Introducing New Members event organised by the Bulgarian Business Leaders Forum (BBLF) on 27 February. BOYANOV & Co. was pleased to rejoin the BBFL community and officially receive its certificate as a distinguished member of the Forum. In his remarks at the event, Mr.Borislav Boyanov, Managing Partner, […]


BOYANOV & Co. Legal Experts Receive Top Rankings from Chambers & Partners Global Guide

The prestigious Chambers & Partners Global Guide has ranked Borislav Boyanov as a Senior Statesperson, and Yordan Naydenov and Kina Chuturkova as Band 1, highlighting their significant contributions and leadership in the legal field. Managing Partner Borislav Boyanov, honored as a Senior Statesperson for 24 consecutive years, is celebrated for his vast experience and profound […]


BOYANOV & Co. Successfully Recertified with ISO Certifications by Lloyd’s Register

BOYANOV & Co. has been successfully recertified by Lloyd’s Register to the following ISO standards: ∙           ISO 9001 (Quality Management); ∙           ISO/IEC 27001 (Information Security Management). This reaffirms the firm’s ongoing commitment to quality management, business continuity, and information security management. Over 30 years, BOYANOV & Co. has consistently invested in its internal systems to […]


BOYANOV & Co. Awarded the Prestigious Gold Ranking in 2024 WTR 1000 for Trademark Excellence

In a display of consistent excellence, BOYANOV & Co. has once again been awarded the prestigious Gold Ranking in the World Trademark Review 1000 (WTR 1000) – The World’s Leading Trademark Professionals for the year 2024. This achievement marks the tenth consecutive year that the firm has been recognized for its outstanding contributions to the […]


BOYANOV & Co. Supported Nippon Express Holdings, Inc. on the Acquisition of Cargo-Partner

On 4 January 2024, Nippon Express Holdings, Inc., the renowned Japan-based logistics company, completed the acquisition of Cargo-Partner subsidiaries in Central and Eastern Europe. This acquisition strengthens Nippon Express’s global logistics network, which spans over 739 locations. Cargo-Partner, headquartered in Austria, has a significant presence in Central and Eastern Europe and offers diverse logistics services, […]


Боянов и Ко. се присъедини към Български Форум на Бизнес Лидерите

С удоволствие съобщаваме, че Боянов и Ко. възстанови членството си в Българския Форум на Бизнес Лидерите (БФБЛ). Престижната организация обединява над 130 водещи български и международни компании и индивидуални членове. Присъединяването на Боянов и Ко. към БФБЛ подчертава ангажимента на Дружеството към укрепването на бизнес етиката и социалната отговорност в българската бизнес общност. Това членство […]


Black Sea Property PLC has Completed the Acquisition of a 98.27% Interest in Grand Hotel Varna AD

Black Sea Property PLC has completed the indirect acquisition of a 98.27% interest in Grand Hotel Varna AD. Grand Hotel Varna AD owns GHV-Dolphins EAD, a Bulgarian company holding the title to real estate comprising of three hotels and a beach marina resort situated in a prime location on the Black Sea Coast. For financing […]


BOYANOV & Co. Partners Earn Top Honours in Business Today’s Influential Bulgarian Lawyers List

In a showcase of legal expertise, BOYANOV & Co.’s partners have been recognized by Business Today as among the most influential lawyers in Bulgaria across various categories. This acknowledgment highlights the firm’s commitment to excellence. Antitrust: Peter Petrov In the realm of Antitrust, Peter Petrov has been a formidable force, expertly navigating complex competition cases […]


BOYANOV & Co. Advised Aurelius Group on the Acquisition of Lufthansa’s Catering Operations in Bulgaria

BOYANOV & Co. advised  Aurelius Group on the Bulgarian legal aspects in the acquisition of the Bulgarian part of the Lufthansa Group catering business. The Star Alliance carrier initially sold LSG Group’s European business activities to Gategroup in 2019 and then struck a preliminary agreement to sell the remainder of LSG to Aurelius in April […]


Дилема: Да се унищожават ли конфискувани пиратски и фалшиви стоки

Промените в Наказателния кодекс от август 2023 г. премахнаха изискването за унищожаване на предмети на престъпления срещу интелектуалната собственост. Сега се предлага пиратските и фалшивите стоки да се отнемат само ако принадлежат на дееца. Това противоречи на основната цел на тази защита. В европейското законодателство е установено, че стоки, нарушаващи правата на интелектуална собственост, трябва […]


Борислав Боянов разкрива визията зад Правния алианс “Три морета” в интервю за “Капитал”

В интервю за “Капитал”, управляващият партньор, адвокат Борислав Боянов, разкри детайли около създаването на Правен алианс “Три морета” (Three Seas Legal Alliance -TSLA). Този алианс обединява 12 елитни адвокатски кантори от 12 държави, които са част от Инициативата “Три морета”. Основната мисия на Алианса е да подкрепя Инициативата, да предоставя актуална информация на своите клиенти […]