On the 3rd of November 2022 the government approved a bill on personal insolvency. The European commission insists on its approval so that Bulgaria could receive financial help from the ...

The Council of Ministers adopted an Ordinance on terms and conditions for issuing, extending and revoking a certificate for a high-tech and/or innovative project called the “Startup Visa” (the “Ordinance”). ...

On 19.10.2022, a bill to amend and supplement the Labour Migration and Labour Mobility Act (LMMA) was submitted to the National Assembly for consideration and vote at first reading. It ...

The matter concerning production and/or the trade with medical devices, apart from attracting everyone’s wider interest, also reveals several peculiarities regarding the legal regimes, under which these devices should be ...

Energy is a field where change and development come quickly. That can be seen clearly by the fact that three new Bills concerning it have been submitted before the National ...

The word “entrepreneur” is used more and more frequently, but at present there is still no regulation in our current legislation that gives a definition for the notion or regulates ...

On 24.10.2022 the bill of the protection of persons who report breaches of Union law has been brought to the parliament. The bill is an act of transposition of Directive ...

On 28.10.2022 the bill, suggesting changes in the Law on foreigners in the Republic of Bulgaria has been brought to the parliament. The bill aims to provide more effective procedure ...

With the new Bill for an Act amending and supplementing the Commerce Act, approved with Decision No 755 of 11 October 2022 of the Council of Ministers, it is aimed ...

A big part of the changes envisioned by the Bill for an Act amending and supplementing the Commerce Act, approved with Decision No 755 of 11 October 2022 of the ...

On 27.10.2022, a bill to amend and supplement the Civil Procedure Code (CPC) was submitted to the National Assembly for consideration and vote at first reading. It aims at speeding ...

In the interpretative decision No. 6/2022 of the Supreme Administrative Court (SAC), the SAC decided that the tax administration is not competent to officially recognize an employment contract, disguised as ...

Regulation at EU level Legal frameworks at national level exist for crowdfunding in some Member States. Given the differences in national regulations, a barrier currently exists for a number of ...

IFLR1000 is a guide to the world’s leading financial and corporate law firms and lawyers For a consecutive year Ilieva, Voutcheva & Co. was ranked among notable law firms in ...

The Parliament adopted amendments and additions to the Labour Code (,,LC”), which transpose several directives of the European Parliament and the Council into national law. The amendments entered into force ...

A draft for amended of Ordinance No. 7 dated 22.12.2003 on the rules and regulations for the development of different types of territories has been published on the public consultation ...

A new bill provides for legalizing the distance work of the general meetings of non-profit organizations. The change is to reflect the changes taken place already in our society due ...

On June 15, 2022, a bill was submitted to the National Assembly to amend the Commercial Act (“The Bill”), which proposes to create a hitherto unknown legal figure – a ...

On 06.04.2022. The Council of Ministers has approved and proposed to the National Assembly to consider and adopt a draft of the Act on Collection of Consumer Contract Debts (“ACCCD”). ...

This article aims to briefly illustrate the procedure for issuing a residence permit for the purpose of exercising a highly qualified activity type “EU Blue Card” for foreigners in the ...

The European Data Protection Board has published for public consultation the new Guidelines 04/2022 on the calculation of fines. The deadline for a public consultation is 27 June 2022. Afterwards ...

In the interpretative decision No. 4/2022 of the Supreme Administrative Court (SAC), the SAC decided that the scope of the joint and several liability under art. 177 of the Value ...

The Commercial Chamber of the Supreme court of cessation will decide on an issue concerning the protection of intellectual property The General Assembly of the Commercial Chamber (GACC) of the ...

The subject of this article is the preliminary contract, which finds wide application because of its many conveniences and suitability to current social and economic relations. Regulation of the preliminary ...