• The partnership represented Shell Bulgaria in seeking and obtaining a merger clearance for the acquisition of 4 petrol stations from Litex Commerce. These petrol stations in question were part of Shell’s chain of petrol stations in Bulgaria for more than… read more

  • Spasov & Bratanov contributed to the 8th edition of The Dominance and Monopolies Review For another year Kremena Yaneva - Ivanova and Georgi Spasov are members of The Law Reviews leading panel of contributors and have authored the Bulgaria Chapter… read more

  • Bulgarian competition watchdog - CPC, has released a statement on how it intends to apply the competition rules during the COVID-19 crisis. At first place, CPC announces that it shares the common position of the European Commission and the NCAs… read more

  • Undoubtedly, the coronavirus pandemic affects seriously various businesses across Europe and worldwide. The Bulgarian Parliament, similarly to other European counties, declared a state of emergency and adopted special legislation. Spasov & Bratanov, as a member of ADRIALA, contributed to the… read more

  • Spasov & Bratanov successfully defended a client against allegations of abuse of a stronger bargaining position  Kremena Yaneva – Ivanova, Senior Associate, with the support of the Managing Partner Georgi Spasov, acted for Nova Broadcasting Group EAD (“Nova”), a major… read more

  • Spasov & Bratanov acted for Nova and Net Info in a landmark antitrust case Any success of our clients is important to us, but this case was of particular interest for the whole industry. CPC investigated the marketing policy of… read more

  • CPC’s Christmas “present” Bulgarian competition authority (CPC) approved a new template of merger notification and guidelines on its contents, effective as from 1 January 2020. At first look it appears that the new guidelines significantly expand the scope of necessary… read more

  • Dear Colleagues and Partners, This year we again opted not to send you paper-backed greeting card, and contributed the funds to help with the treatment of two children. We also donated 4 computers to a  Primary School in Sofia and… read more