Competition law

Our highly-regarded EU & Competition lawyers help clients achieve their business objectives by advising clients on how to structure their deals and contracts in accordance with competition law requirements, by gaining merger control approvals, and by pursuing complaints and legal actions for competition law infringements. We provide the following services in the field of competition law:

  • Consultation on the Bulgarian Competition Law:
    • prohibited agreements, decision of associations of enterprises and concerted practices (cartels);
    • abuse of monopoly and dominant position on the market;
    • concentration of economic activity;
    • unfair competition;
    • provision of legal services in respect of the control exercised in mergers and acquisitions. Preparation of preliminary information and notifications to the competent  authorities in mergers and acquisitions;
  • Consultation on the implementation of EU antitrust law
  • Representation of the clients in proceedings before the Commission for Consumer Protection, the Commission for Protection of Competition and the Supreme Administrative Court
  • We advise on competition law in relation to a wide range of situations including mergers and joint ventures, all types of commercial agreements, abuse of dominant position and transactions affected by EC state aid rules. We provide assistance and representation for investigations by the competition authorities, including dawn raids and information requests.