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Wolf Theiss

RAINBOW CENTRE, 29 ATANAS DUKOV STREET, 1407 SOFIA, BULGARIA
Tel:
Work +359 2 861 3700
Fax:
Fax +359 2 862 0370
Email:
Web:
www.wolftheiss.com

Hristina Dzhevlekova

Tel:
Work +359 2 8613 700
Email:
Wolf Theiss Rechtsanwalte GmbH & CoKG

Work Department

Employment, Competition, Regulatory. Employment experience includes advising on the transfer of employees during M&As, advising on sensitive dismissals of top-tier personnel, conducting employment due diligence as well as day-to-day employment assistance, including compliance policies, employer's orders, etc. Also advises on a range of EU and local competition matters as well as sector specific advice for regulated industries, such as pharmaceuticals, FMCG, etc.

Position

Senior Associate, specialising in competition and employment law.

Career

Associate, Wolf Theiss, 2012-2015, Senior Associate, Wolf Theiss, since 2015.

Languages

Bulgarian, English, Russian, Italian

Member

Sofia Bar Association

Education

Sofia University St. Kliment Ohridski (Master of Law).


Bulgaria

EU and competition

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Hristina Dzhevlekova - Wolf Theiss

Within: EU and competition

Wolf Theiss covers all areas of competition law, including abuse of dominance, vertical and horizontal agreements, merger control, private enforcement, state aid and public procurement. Notable clients include KKR, Monster Energy and Boehringer. In a recent highlight, Richard Clegg and Anna Rizova advised Sumitomo Corporation on obtaining merger clearance from the Bulgarian competition authority following its acquisition of Moto-Pfohe. Senior associate Hristina Dzhevlekova is also noted.

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Healthcare and life sciences

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Hristina Dzhevlekova - Wolf Theiss

Within: Healthcare and life sciences

Recent mandates for the team at Wolf Theiss include advising Celgene Management on its compliance with ARPharm's disclosure code relating to payments made to medical practitioners, and assisting Reckitt Benckiser with its GDPR policies. Other clients include Boehringer Ingelheim, STS Medical Group and Pierre Fabre. Key practitioners include team head Anna Rizova, who handles competition, regulatory and commercial matters; and senior associate Hristina Dzhevlekova, who is experienced in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and life sciences sectors.

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Intellectual property

Within: Intellectual property

Wolf Theiss' client roster spans the TMT, food, banking, healthcare and retail sectors; the team recently advised a pharmaceutical company on the protection of its IP rights against counterfeited medicinal products. Other areas of expertise include the registration, protection, acquisition and licensing of trade marks, patents, copyrights and franchises. Anna Rizova and Richard Clegg jointly lead the practice, which also fields senior associate Hristina Dzhevlekova and associate Iva Georgieva.

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Legal Developments by:
Wolf Theiss Rechtsanwalte GmbH & CoKG

  • EU TRANSACTION TAX: ADDITIONAL BURDENS ON BANKS?

    The finance ministers of the European Union met again last week to discuss the plan of introducing a single EU financial transaction tax. According to the plan, a 0.1 percent tax would be levied on bond and capital transactions, while a 0.01 percent tax would be charged on derivatives transactions.
    - Wolf Theiss

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