Information Technology & Communications
Since innovative technology, IT and outsourcing companies established in Bulgaria continue to attract strong interest of international financial and strategic investors, our team supports both such businesses and investors and combines industry expertise and insight.
What we do
We acted for a public US technology company and a global leader in mobile workspaces, providing virtualization, mobility management, networking and cloud services on its acquisition of an innovative storage virtualization software company. We advised on all Bulgarian law aspects of the transaction, including on a wide-range of issues relating to assignment of rights under the applicable laws and the various legal implications concerning the intellectual property rights, copyrights and patents. We designed, together with our client’s inhouse team of US-qualified lawyers, an innovative contractual and deal structure to ensure valid and enforceable transfer of relevant underlying IPRs, patents and copyrights to proprietary software products under the laws of all relevant jurisdictions, incl. US and Bulgaria.
We advise a start-up technology company and a market leader on the taxi services applications market in Bulgaria, on various issues including compliance review and analysis of its effective contracts and preparation of general terms and conditions for the use of the application by end customers and drivers.
We advised a leading outsourcing online marketing research company on and represented the client in the private procurement tender process for the successful renegotiation of the long-term master services contract with a large US based client.