EU Law

An important element of Georgiev, Todorov & Co.’s practice is the provision of full legal advice in the field of European Union Law. It is an integral part of the legislation of each of the EU member states and occupies an important place in their legal systems. Many of the newly adopted laws are based on EU law, which also determines the enormous importance of its substantive knowledge.

Our team actively consults clients from various industries on issues related to the specifics of contracts, directives and regulations, covered by European Union law.

The successful practice of our expert team in applying EU law to the business environment in Bulgaria, gives our clients a guarantee for the provision of an adequate protection of their rights and legitimate interests with respect to avoiding consequences, arising from a possible cross-section of national legislation with the EU law norms.

Experience:

  • Our law firm recently represented the Bulgarian Telecommunication Company (BTC) in proceedings, initiated by the National Аssociation of Small and Medium-Sized Cable Operators for unfair competition. The subject of the case was claimed engagement in misleading advertising in relation to the provision of various services. The Commission on Protection of Competition (CPC) concluded that there was no violation.
  • Georgiev, Todorov & Co advised NM Genomix regarding an unlawful termination of an agreement for distribution of medical products. The producer has signed an exclusive distribution agreement with another company, which ignores EU regulations by limiting the access of patients to other products and denying their right of a free choice.
  • Consultations and court representation of NURTS Digital before the CPC.  The subject of the case are prohibited agreements, concerted practices, and an abuse of a dominant position in relation to the termination of agreement for provision of communication services.

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