EU & Competition
Well aware of the impact that competition rules have on all sectors of the economy, we consider both sets of unfair competition regulation (domestic and EU) when shaping complex advice on dominance, cartels, dawn raids, pricing, refusal to supply, etc.
Our experience in cross-border M&As and foreign investments has significantly contributed to the development of a competition expertise in a multitude of industry sectors, including energy, agriculture, food and beverage, technology, financial services and healthcare. The team provides compliance support and merger control advice on domestic and trans-border mergers and acquisitions and other manifold transactions.
Just as well, the department covers the interpretation and application of international private law in contentious trans-border issues.
Clients are represented in competition-related litigation before national courts and the Bulgarian Commission for Protection of Competition.
Spectacular on both operational and strategic level (The Legal 500 2022)
Seamless combination of expert advisory and litigation services, which cover every competition aspect a business may encounter (The Legal 500 2022)
The team is supportive, proactive and reassuring, giving a client a sense of security and reliability (Chambers Europe 2021)
Very professional approach and large legal knowledge (The Legal 500 2021)
Head of practice
Concentration procedures in Bulgaria: New rules for preserving competitionEU Green Deal: The Carbon Border Adjustment Mechanism (CBAM)Distribution agreements and purchase prices - DOs and DON’TsNegotiations gone wrongNext Generation EU: Perspectives for Bulgaria in the context of REACT-EUM&A: Overview of merger clearance and practical issuesDawn raids of the Commission on Protection of CompetitionKambourov & Partners successfully assists SOF Connect on Sofia Airport concession litigation COVID-19 & State Aid
Commission for Protection of Competition Directorate General for Competition