20 years together

March - April 2002

01 March 2002

At a seminar in Lessidren organized by the Alliance for Legal Cooperation and Information Services during 21-23 April, George Dimitrov, attorney-at-law, Managing Partner at Dimitrov, Petrov & Co., presented his thesis paper on the topic: “Possibilities for Application of the Electronic Certificate in the Legal System.”

Lawyers from Dimitrov, Petrov & Co. participated in the “Alternative Disputes Resolution” seminar organized by the Union of Bulgarian Jurists which took place from 19 to 21 April. Guest lecturer at the seminar was Ms. Victoria Airgood – ABA/CEELI’s representative for Bulgaria.

Wolters Kluwer International, the premier European legal literature publishing house, assigned to George Dimitrov, attorney-at-law, the compilation of Encyclopedia of Cyber Law for Bulgaria. Lawyers from Dimitrov, Petrov & Co. – experts in the respective areas of law - will take part in the preparation of the first of its kind in Bulgaria encyclopedia edition dedicated to the legal framework of e-commerce, Internet and Telecommunications law.

The article “Personal Data Protection and E-commerce” by Miroslav Ognyanov, attorney-at-law, Senior Associate at Dimitrov, Petrov & Co., was published in the April issue of Market and Law magazine. In this article Mr. Ognyanov analyzes the problems related to protection of personal data within the context of e-commerce, as well as the obligations of Internet service providers in their capacity of personal data administrators.

Mr. Dimitrov, attorney-at-law, Managing Partner at Dimitrov, Petrov & Co., took active participation in the public discussion on the proposed by the Ministry of Justice Draft Law for Amendment and Supplement to the Criminal Code related to cyber crimes.

In April our colleague Yanko Kassabov was admitted to Sofia Bar Association. Thus the number of attorneys with full legal capacity in our office increased to seven.

George Dimitrov, attorney-at-law, was invited for lecturer at the Third International Forum for Information Society Development which took place during March 27-28 in the Sheraton Hotel and made a presentation on the topic “E-signature – Legal Aspects and Follow-up.” « Previous  Next »