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Over the last year, we have assisted numerous individual clients with international inheritance situations, where assets were left in EU and non-EU jurisdictions.  Where there are valuable assets left by a decedent (whether in the context of a will or without one – so-called intestacy), there often arise complex legal questions and unfortunately at times, […]

NBLO advised on a Swedish-Israeli Joint-Venture Agreement entered into through a Bulgarian vehicle. We acted for a successful Swedish team which partners with a well-known Israeli gaming investor. The JV will target Asian markets.  NBLO’s lawyers advised on the negotiations between the parties, drafting and execution of an English law governed JVA and ancillary documents; […]

NBLO’s team recently helped the owner of the Boney M trade mark. The mark was registered by one of the members of the well-known 1970s disco band Boney M. On the basis of the registration, cease-and-desist notices were sent in connection with the planning of a concert at the prestigious National Palace of Culture in […]

NBLO was recently involved in a complex multi-jurisdictional divorce. Our client, a dual national of the US and of Bulgaria, who was currently resident in Bulgaria, sought divorce from his spouse, a Guatemalan citizen. What made this case challenging was the fact that our client’s wife had abruptly left without leaving any contact details and […]

A client, a high-growth foreign-owned Bulgarian startup recently approached NBLO for advice on the next phase of its growth needs. Our task was to help the client implement an employee share option plan (also known as an ’employee stock option plan’ or ‘ESOP’ in US usage). As a startup keen to incentivise performance in the […]

A Russian citizen, Ms E. Independent professional in the restaurant sector living in central Europe. Married with four children. Profile of Mrs E. Age: 40-50 Work background: Hospitality entrepreneur Total net worth: > €1,000,000 Citizenship: Russia Residence: CEE/EU Marital status: Married Children: 4 Prior connection to BG: none Reasons for choosing a second passport in […]

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