The Commission for Personal Data Protection (CPDP) answers the question “How long the employer shall store the personal data of the participants in the procedures for personnel recruitment and selection ...

In December 2017, the European Commission has welcomed the agreement reached by the EU Member States on new rules that include detailed measures needed to simplify the VAT rules for ...

The Commission for Personal Data Protection (“CPDP” / “the Commission”) ruled an opinion on three substantial public matters. In the first place, with opinion as of May 27th, 2019, CPDP ...

The new Regulation (ЕU) 2019/881 comes into force on 27th June 2019, it concerns a main issue for modern society – cyber security. The Regulation governs the issue of cyber ...

According to Ordinance No. 1 as of the 8th of May 2019, the media service providers shall declare their beneficial owner until the 30th of June annually. The declaration shall ...

Amendments to Ordinance No 22 on the Central Credit Register are recently adopted. The major ones introduce the opportunity for individuals to obtain information electronically from the Central Credit Register ...

In its recent resolutions, the Commission ascertained that it was incorrect to claim that the words “biological” / ”organic” and “natural” were synonyms. In particular, for the agricultural raw materials ...

В скорошни свои решения, на първо място, Комисията констатира, че е неправилно твърдението, че думите „биологичен“/„органичен“ и „натурален“ са синоними. Конкретно по отношение на земеделските суровини и произведените от тях ...

The mode of declaring an ultimate beneficial owner (UBO) is relieved. Where shareholders or capital sole owners are registered legal entities or establishments of similar nature, the obligation to declare ...

The provisions of Directive (EC) 2016/943 on the protection of undisclosed know-how and commercial information (trade secret) will be implemented by the new Protection of the Trade Secrets Act (“PTSA”). ...

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On 14 March 2019, the Communications Regulation Commission adopted Resolution No 112 on the adoption of a Radio Spectrum Regulatory Policy in relation to Decision No 243/2012 /EU of the ...

These are promulgated in the Regulation (“Regulation”) on Application of the Excise Duties and Tax Warehouses Act (the “Act”) in relation to the reporting regime, excise duty, storage, release for ...

State Gazette No 42/2018 announced an amendment of Obligations and Contracts Act regarding partial claims. What was previously a controversial question and an issue related to the applicable court practice ...

In compliance with the changes in the Energy Act (“EA”) the heating suppliers, cogenerations, factory plants and the renewable energy sources plants (“RES”) with an installed power capacity exceeding 4 ...

The purpose of the amendments of Tourism Act (TA), part of them came into force on 04.05.2018 and another shall come into force on 01.07.2018, is the establishment of rules ...

The employer will have to abide by specific rules for creating and storing employment e-files. These rules are governed by the new Ordinance on the type and requirements for the ...

On 20.03.2016 the Ordinance № 31 of 12.08.2007 for the determination of the rules of Good clinical practice was significantly amended. Good clinical practice is a combination of internationally acknowledged ...

Changes were made to the Ordinance № RD-02-20-5 of 2016 on the content, creation and maintenance of the cadastral map and cadastral registers (“the Ordinance”). The “Ordinance” provides for a ...

The new amendments and supplements of the Ordinance № RD-02-20-0 of 21 May 2012 for the functioning of the Unified System of Civil Registration (“The Ordinance”) are intended to bring ...

The new Ordinance № 16 (the Ordinance) of the Bulgarian National Bank (BNB) on licensing and approvals of payment institutions, electronic money companies and operators of payment systems is in ...

Amendments, regarding the transfer of commercial enterprises and the transfer of company shares Upon the commercial enterprises transfer registration the transferor should submit with the Commerce Register and the Register ...

For a consecutive year Ilieva, Voutcheva & Co. Law Firm was highly ranked for the job well done in 2017, as well as for its overall performance. The Law Firm ...

The new Ordinance for hearing disputes under the Marks and Geographical Indications Act (“The Ordinance”; “MGIA”) introduces in detail rules on the administrative procedure for examining particular disputes. That will ...