Archive for December, 2015

Nikolay Zisov, Partner at Boyanov & Co. spoke at the International Conference “Trust, Privacy and Security of Personal Data in the Digital World” held in Sofia

Monday, December 7th, 2015

Nikolay Zisov, Partner at Boyanov & Co. gave a presentation at the first International Conference Trust, Privacy and Security of Personal Data in the Digital World organized by the Bulgarian Commission for Personal Data Protection in Sofia on 17-19 November 2015.

His presentation titled The Consent of the Data Subject in the Digital Environment focuses on the main characteristics and elements of the valid consent given in digital environment. It discusses the practice and some of the key opinions of the EU authorities and the Bulgarian Commission in this field, and presents practical problems related to the process of giving of consent which technological companies are facing in the context of rapid technology and Internet development.

The Conference was opened by the Chair of the Commission for Personal Data Protection, Mr. Ventsislav Karadjov, and the European Data Protection Supervisor, Mr. Giovanni Buttarelli. The event attracted more than 30 leading specialists from the IT and data protection field who provided powerful insight into the latest thinking in the area of privacy in digital reality. The conference was attended by 200 delegates from Bulgaria and abroad.

The detailed report on the topic, prepared by Nikolay Zisov in collaboration with experts from the Commission for Personal Data Protection will be available on the conference website at:


BOYANOV & Co.’s Team Members are Recognised as Leading Lawyers in the 2016 Edition of IFLR1000

Wednesday, December 2nd, 2015

Four practitioners have been recognized as leading lawyers who have proved themselves to be among the leading figures in Central and Eastern European market.

Mr. Borislav Boyanov, Managing Partner of BOYANOV & Co., is featured Leading lawyer in Competition and M&A practice areas, Mr. Yordan Naydenov, Head of Corporate and M&A is Leading lawyer in M&A, Mr. Damian Simeonov, Head of Banking and Finance and Mr. Alexander Chatalbashev, Head of Energy and Natural Resources are ranked as Leading lawyers in Banking. Ms. Svetlina Kortenska, Counsel, is recognised as a Rising Star in Capital Markets and M&A, considered by the market to be the Leading lawyer of the future. As well as receiving recommendations from clients and peers, collected by a research in over 120 jurisdictions worldwide, the named individuals also have a clear track record of innovative work.

The IFLR1000 is the guide to the world’s leading financial and corporate law firms. The research is aimed to understand the relative strengths of leading law firms and lawyers in financial and corporate work.