Media & Telecommunication Law

Our practice is recognized to be one of the largest and most experienced media legal practices in Bulgaria. We have provided services to a number of leading businesses and individuals that make business in television, film and video production, financing and distribution of media products, newspaper and magazine publishing and the performing arts overall. Our clients benefit from our years of experience in the area of media and telecommunication law as well as our extensive knowledge of the underlying legal issues primary copyright and contract law. As experts in the sector, Diliana Ilieva has taken part in establishment of the media laws of Bulgaria.

We provide expert legal advice in the following areas:

  • M&A on the media market
  • Book/Newspaper/Magazine Publishing
  • Broadcast regulations, licensing
  • Cable TV
  • Completion guarantees
  • Copyright issues
  • Co-productions
  • Cross-media ownership
  • Development agreements
  • Directors’ agreements
  • Discounting sales/distribution advances
  • Electronic publishing
  • Film Funds Film, TV & Video Finance, Production and Distribution
  • Interactive media
  • Internet/New Media issues
  • Performers’ contracts
  • Production deals
  • Merchandising
  • Rights acquisitions
  • Sale & leaseback deals
  • Satellite and transponder agreements
  • Sponsorship
  • TV/Radio license applications
  • Union/Guild agreements
  • Title searches
  • Writer’s agreements
  • Public regulation and media market management