Merger Control – Jurisdictional comparisons 2011

The first edition of Merger Control – Jurisdictional comparisons 2011 aims to serve as a valuable resource to companies and counsel navigating their way through the twists and turns of obtaining the required merger control approvals worldwide. The Bulgarian chapter below contributed by Mr. Peter Petrov, Partner and Ms. Meglena Konstantinova, Associate at Boyanov & Co., reviews the Bulgarian legislation and jurisdiction, offers an insight into the notification requirements, timing and potential penalties and examines the substantive assessment of the merger, role of third parties and remedies.