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Infinity Tower, 14th floor
1404 Sofia
Bulgaria

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Kinstellar continues its Sofia expansion with the appointment of three senior lawyers

February 2020 – Kinstellar is pleased to announce that Atanas Mihaylov has joined its team in Sofia as Managing Associate and that Zornitsa Georgieva and Maya Medzhedelieva have joined as Senior Associates, further enabling the firm to manage complex...

Kinstellar advises GTC on a landmark lease agreement with the World Bank

January 2020 – Kinstellar supported Globe Trade Center (GTC) on the negotiations of their long-term agreement with the World Bank for lease of 4,000 sq m in the Advance Business Center II office building in Sofia, Bulgaria, expected to open doors in...

5G Spectrum Auctions in Kinstellar Jurisdictions

December 2019 – The 5G rollout is a hot topic throughout Europe, with the anticipated deployment due shortly, and availability in the EU expected from 2020. The 5G infrastructure will open up a wide range of new possibilities in a variety of sectors...

The ‘Good Old’ Internal Market Order: The Industrial and Economic Agenda of the von der Leyen Commission and what Businesses in Central and Eastern Europe can Expect

December 2019 – The new European Commission led by Ursula von der Leyen took office on 2 December. Among the challenges it faces is the daunting task of restoring Europe’s competitiveness and economic prowess by completing the full integration of...

Kinstellar advises Bain & Cinven-backed STADA Arzneimittel on acquisition of Walmark

November 2019 – Kinstellar advised STADA Arzneimittel on the acquisition of Walmark, a leading manufacturer of consumer health products in Central Europe from Mid Europa Partners for an undisclosed amount. The transaction is subject to merger control...

The Industrial, Digital and Competition Agendas of the New European Commission: What is in Store for Central and Eastern European Businesses

October 2019 – The countdown to the election of the new European Commission has begun. The College of Commissioners—each with their own agenda, approach and vision—is expected to make Europe “more like herself”, “greener”, “fit for the...

Kinstellar co-authors the first-ever Bulgarian country report of the Pharma Legal Handbook series

September 2019 – The first-ever Bulgarian country report of the Pharma Legal Handbook series is now available thanks to the joint efforts of Svilen Issaev, Counsel at Kinstellar’s Sofia office, and Petko Konakchiev, co-founder of PharmaDedict, a private...

Cryptocurrency platforms and digital wallet providers in Bulgaria will soon be obliged to apply anti-money laundering measures

August 2019 – Bulgaria last year announced its intention to join the European Exchange Rate Mechanism (ERM II) and Banking Union, which is expected to pave the way for the country to join the Eurozone. A roadmap has been adopted with specific regulatory...

Right of first refusal clauses are now recognised by Bulgarian courts

August 2019 – The Bulgarian Supreme Court of Cassation (“Supreme Court”) has recently issued a decision (No.19, dated 8 August 2019, under commercial case No.2511/2017) that recognises for the first time the concept of right of first refusal (“ROFR”)...

The winner of this year’s Stellarship competition for Bulgarian law students talks about his experience at Kinstellar

July 2019 – Interview with Ilia Lassin, the winner of this year’s Stellarship competition for law students in Bulgaria
In this year's edition of the Stellarship competition, you were awarded with the individual prize among your colleagues/co-students....