Mergers and Acquisitions Lawyers in Bulgaria

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As a corporate and company lawyers (acquisitions lawyers) in Bulgaria, our work is connected with some company transformations. The process of mergers and acquisitions in Bulgaria is regulated by the Commerce Act. There are specific rules for public companies in Bulgaria specified in the Bulgarian Public Offerings Securities Act (POSA). Takeover bids for public companies are regulated under special conditions. As corporate and company lawyers in Bulgaria, we follow the legal procedure.

The main goal for company mergers and acquisitions is creating a consolidated company that benefits from the synergy of the merging companies.

Differences related to the type of company

The foreign Investors in Bulgaria need some legal advices from corporate and company lawyers when they plan, acquire or take over legal companies in Bulgaria. They must know that there are different rules applying to specific types of companies in Bulgaria. Some company mergers and acquisitions differ for joint-stock and limited liability companies. The main differences apply to the documents necessary to be prepared for merger or acquisition, and approval with registration required. Only joint-stock companies are eligible to elect to be public or non-public tradable companies. We offer you mergers and acquisitions lawyers. You will save money and precious time. Our experience lawyers make us proud and convinced that we are one of the best law firm in Bulgaria.

Necessary documents. Law Firm in Sofia, Plovdiv & Bansko

Mergers & Acquisitions lawyers in Bulgaria

The Commerce Act stipulates that certain types of documents are compulsory for mergers and acquisitions in Bulgaria. Mergers and demergers require a plan for transformation, agreements, management reports, audit reports and certificates of good standing.

To transfer shares from limited liability companies in Bulgaria, a share purchase agreement and new Articles of Association are required. Transfers of shares from a joint-stock company require fewer documents in general.

As corporate & company lawyers in Bulgaria, we inform our clients that mergers and acquisitions in our country require approximately 25 business days. This depends on the type of company and the approvals and regulations required. Bulgarian laws are investor-friendly and the provisions applicable to Bulgarian investors apply to foreign investors as well.

You need legal law advices, if you are involved as a party in mergers or acquisitions. Our legal team can provide you with all legal assistance necessary.  For more information, please contact us.

Legal services to import & export in/from Bulgaria

Our legal team from corporate & company lawyers in Bulgaria works on the emerging market economy in Bulgaria. The country is a major exporter of industrial commodities. Also, it exports agricultural and food products. Bulgaria is a land with a huge growth of outsourcing industry in the last couple of years. Our legal practice shows that our trade partners are the neighboring countries, as well as other Western European ones. Bulgaria is a member of the World Trade Organisation. Trade liberalization and compliance with the applicable international trade rules are the hallmarks of the country’s trade policy.

Our activity is focused on the company formation and supporting companies in their export and import business in Bulgaria. Due to Bulgaria’s geophysical characteristics, the country produces numerous agricultural products and foodstuffs. The mountainous parts of the country are a natural source for ores and minerals, including: coal, copper, lead, zinc, bauxite and timber.

Legal advices to imports & exports in/from Bulgaria

import & export in Bulgaria

We always inform our clients that Bulgaria’s main exports are domestic goods, petroleum and petroleum products, packaged medicinal products, chemicals, machinery, wheat and wheat-by-products and so on. Bulgaria is a major coal producer in Europe. We produce essential oils, lavender and rose oil. The main export partners of Bulgaria are Germany, Netherlands, Switzerland, Italy, Romania, Belgium, Turkey and Greece. Our partners (countries) imports mineral products, machinery, vehicles, rubber and plastics, textiles and various chemical products. The country’s main import partners are: Russia, Germany, China, Italy, Romania, and Greece. Our legal team of company & corporate lawyers in Bulgaria can help you with the relevant EORI and VAT registration.

Legal support for your current/future business

Our law office supports the clients and foreign investors in Bulgaria before the National Customs Agency of the Republic of Bulgaria. Our clients need legal advices from us, as company & corporate lawyers in Bulgaria. The National Customs Agency is under the supervision of the Minister of Finance, and its structure includes the Central Customs Directorate, as well as eleven customs centers. They are in: Sofia Airport, Metropolitan, Burgas, Varna, Vidin, Plovdiv, Svilengrad, Svishtov, Ruse and South-Western centers.

The National Customs Agency defines the legal framework, creates customs laws and deals with other customs-related issues. Since 2007 the country has been obliged to apply all European directives referring to general customs rules and international customs cooperation. Our legal support as company & corporate lawyers in Bulgaria gets the clients claims against the Bulgarian authorities and support them in the courts.

One of our legal law activities is to give advices to our clients no matter what the problem is. Special permits and licenses may be required to perform certain trade activities in Bulgaria. Our Bulgarian lawyers can help you with detailed information regarding the applicable legislation for different types of imported and exported products. If you need more information, please contact our legal team of company & corporate lawyers in Bulgaria. If you would like to know more about the legislation for foreign investments, call us on + 359 2 858 10 25 or send us an e-mail to info@lawyer-bulgaria.bg.