NEWS

  • Spasov & Bratanov provided legal assistance in another multi-billion M&A transaction by advising one of the largest technology investors in the world – Prosus N.V. The contemplated acquisition of the eBay Classifieds Group was probably the biggest news for the… 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

  • The European Bank for reconstruction and Development has mandated Spasov & Bratanov to act as its legal counsel in Bulgaria in relation to a EUR 14 700 000 secured term financing for the Sofia Electrical Transport Company EAD, financing which… 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