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Borislav Boyanov Continues to be the Only Bulgarian Global Leader Listed by Who’s Who Legal 2019

Mr. Borislav Boyanov, Managing Partner at BOYANOV & Co., continues to be the only Bulgarian lawyer regularly nominated by his peers as one of the world’s leading practitioners in the field of M&A and Governance by Who’s Who Legal. The editorial says that “Borislav Boyanov is widely recognised across Europe as a standout name when it […]

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BOYANOV & Co. Advised Globalfoundries on the Acquisition of Smartcom’s PDK Engineering Team

BOYANOV & Co. acted as local counsel for Globalfoundries (GF), the world’s leading specialty foundry, in its acquisition of the PDK (Process Design Kit) engineering team from Smartcom Bulgaria AD in Sofia. Process Design Kits are the critical interface between a company’s integrated circuit (IC) design and the fabs (semiconductor fabrication plants), which manufacture the […]

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BOYANOV & Co. amongst the First Bulgarian Supporters of the Paris Call

BOYANOV & Co. was amongst the first Bulgarian organisations and law firms from Europe invited to become a signatory to the Paris Call Initiative and official supporter of the “The Paris Call for Trust and Security in Cyberspace”. The Paris Call for Trust and Security in Cyberspace is a political declaration that will signal a […]

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BOYANOV & Co. Advised on the Merger of Piraeus Bank Bulgaria AD into Eurobank Bulgaria AD

BOYANOV & Co. advised Eurobank Bulgaria AD on the merger procedure under which Eurobank Bulgaria AD absorbed its newly acquired subsidiary Piraeus Bank Bulgaria AD (the “Merger”). The firm had also played an important role in the acquisition by Eurobank Bulgaria AD from Piraeus Bank SA of the shareholding stake of 99.98% in Piraeus Bank […]

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BOYANOV & Co. Contributes to the Bulgarian Chapter on The Foreign Investment Regulation Review 2019

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nikolay Kolev and associate Trayan Targov have co-authored the Bulgarian chapter in the seventh edition of The Foreign Investment Regulation Review, published in October 2019 by Law Business Research Ltd. This seventh edition of The Foreign Investment Regulation Review provides a comprehensive guide to laws, regulations, policies and practices governing foreign investment […]

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BOYANOV & Co. Continues to be Ranked Tier 1 Law Firm by IFLR1000’s Annual Rankings

“Very high international standards, unique corporate culture and values, excellent speed and efficiency, lots of experience, wisdom and business solutions”. This comment has been revealed in the 2020 edition of the International Financial Law Review 1000 in relation to the outstanding Banking and Finance, and M&A practices of BOYANOV & Co. The firm continues to […]

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BOYANOV & Co. Advises Rodna Zemya Holding AD on the Acquisition of 100% of HIT Hypermarket EOOD

BOYANOV & Co. advised the Bulgarian publicly listed company Rodna Zemya Holding AD (http://www.rodnazemya.bg) [BUL:6R2 / HRZ] on the acquisition of 100% of the capital of HIT Hypermarket EOOD (https://www.hit-hypermarket.bg) from the Germany-based HIT Bulgarien GmbH, part of DOHLE Trading Group. HIT Hypermarket EOOD operates on the territory of Sofia two shops for daily consumer goods […]

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Borislav Boyanov Shortlisted for Pro Bono Lawyer of the Year by Chambers Diversity & Inclusion Europe Awards 2019

Mr. Borislav Boyanov, managing partner at BOYANOV & Co., has been shortlisted at the Chambers Diversity & Inclusion Awards: Europe 2019 in the category Pro Bono Lawyer of the Year. Chambers and Partners has congratulated Mr. Boyanov for being a true diversity and inclusion pioneer for the legal profession. The Chambers Awards Ceremony will take place […]

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BOYANOV & Co. Contributes to the Bulgarian Chapter on Getting the Deal Through: Merger Control 2020

BOYANOV & Co.’s Competition and Antitrust team has authored the Bulgarian chapter in the prestige legal publication of Getting the Deal Through: Merger Control 2020, due to be published in September 2019 by Law Business Research Limited. Some of the key questions answered by each of the 69 jurisdictions featured in this publication include Bulgarian […]

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Borislav Boyanov Continues to be Nominated by Who’s Who Legal as One of the World’s Leading Practitioners in M&A and Governance 2019

Mr. Borislav Boyanov, Managing Partner at BOYANOV & Co., continues to be the only Bulgarian lawyer regularly nominated by his peers as one of the world’s leading practitioners in the field of M&A and Governance by Who’s Who Legal. Who’s Who Legal: M&A and Governance 2019, published by Law Business Research Ltd., is a result of […]

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BOYANOV & Co. Participated in the Second Round Table Discussion of the Digital Sustainability Forum on Artificial Intelligence

In cooperation with Microsoft, IBM and Telelink, BOYANOV & Co. continues to support the Digital Sustainability Forum, organised by the American Chamber of Commerce in Bulgaria. Borislav Boyanov, Managing Partner, chaired the Forum’s second round table discussion on the Ethical Aspects of the Trustworthy Artificial Intelligence on 9 July 2019 at Grand Hotel Sofia. The […]

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Link Mobility Group AS (Norway) Signed an Agreement to Buy Five of Allterco’s Telecom Subsidiaries

On 29 June 2019 Bulgaria’s Allterco has signed an agreement to sell five of its telecommunications subsidiaries to Norway’s LINK Mobility Group for an indicative price of EUR 7.9 million. The final price will be determined on a cash-free/debt-free basis after correction of the companies’ preliminary financial statements. The deal concerns Allterco’s units in Bulgaria […]

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BOYANOV & Co. Advised Piraeus Bank S.A. on the Sale its Shareholding in its Subsidiary, Piraeus Bank Bulgaria AD

BOYANOV & Co. acted as local counsel for Piraeus Bank SA on the sale of its shareholding stake (99.98%) in Piraeus Bank Bulgaria AD to Eurobank Bulgaria AD (the “Transaction”). On 13 June 2019 the sale was successfully closed after completing an internal assets reorganisation for Piraeus Bank Bulgaria AD and a number of other […]

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BOYANOV & Co. Advised Albania Telecom Invest

BOYANOV & Co. advised Albania Telecom Invest (ATI), a joint venture of the businessmen Spas Roussev and Elvin Guri, on the acquisition of Telekom Albania from Cosmote, Greece (part of the Deutsche Telekom group). The firm advised ATI on the entire deal – participation in a sales auction, legal due diligence, negotiation of the sale […]

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BOYANOV & Co., Microsoft, IBM and Telelink Support the Digital Sustainability Forum on Artificial Intelligence

BOYANOV & Co. is honoured to be supporting the Digital Sustainability Forum, organised by the American Chamber of Commerce in Bulgaria. Borislav Boyanov, Managing Partner, moderated the Forum’s first round table discussion on the Aspects of the Trustworthy Artificial Intelligence (AI) on 24 April 2019 at Grand Hotel Sofia. The keynote speakers at the Forum […]

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Borislav Boyanov, Speaker at the UIA Foreign Investment and Investment in Real Estate Conference

Borislav Boyanov, Managing Partner at BOYANOV & Co., talked about the needs of the foreign investors to be serviced by the state and local communities in the first panel titled Foreign investment – conditions/prerequisites for good investment climate and for good and attractive investment environment during the conference on Foreign Investment and Investment in Real […]

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BOYANOV & Co. Top-Ranked in The Legal 500 EMEA 2019

BOYANOV & Co. continues to dominate the legal market in Bulgaria according to the 2019 edition of The Legal 500 EMEA where the firm received the highest Tier 1 ranking in nine practice areas: Banking, Finance and Capital Markets, Commercial, Corporate and M&A, Dispute Resolution, EU and Competition, Healthcare and Life Sciences, Intellectual Property (researched […]

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BOYANOV & Co. Advises on the Financing of the Acquisition of Nova TV

BOYANOV & Co. advised the lenders of a EUR 100 million syndicated financing arranged by UniCredit Bulbank and BNP Paribas and a lending syndicate including them, DSK Bank and United Bulgarian Bank for the acquisition by Advance Media Group of Nova TV from MTG and EEMH. The deal was completed on 10 April 2019 in […]

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Borislav Boyanov for the Development and Future of the Legal Profession

Borislav Boyanov, Managing Partner at BOYANOV & Co., talked about the development and future of the legal profession, the legal environment, and the expectations of clients and lawyers in an interview for the largest Bulgarian online legal portal, Lex.bg. To read the article (available in Bulgarian only), please click here.   Copyright picture: pixabay.com

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BOYANOV & Co. is Highly Commended in the Law Firm of the Year: Eastern Europe and the Balkans Category of The Lawyer European Awards 2019

The 2019 judging panel included 29 extinguished CEOs, General counsels, managing partners and lawyers working for some of the largest international companies and law firms across Europe. The panel was impressed by BOYANOV & Co.’s stable growth and business increase across the region of South East Europe. Please find the full editorial of the judging […]