News in the Legislation
On 1 January 2022 a new Law on the provision of digital content and digital services and on the sale of goods (the "Law") entered into force. The new Law is divided into two separate parts, transposing two different European directives, which regulate respectively i) the provision of digital content and digital services and ii) the trade in goods, irrespective of whether through an online platform or in physical shops.
10 February 2022
Bulgaria has taken measures to implement the Regulation (EU) 2020/1503 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 7 October 2020 on European service providers for collective financing of enterprises and amending Regulation (EU) 2017/1129 and of Directive (EU) 2019/1937 (the “Regulation”) into national law.
29 November 2021
At the end of 2020, the European Commission submitted a proposal for a new Directive on measures for a high common level of cybersecurity, which would revoke the current Directive 2016/1148 concerning measures for a high common level of security of networks and information systems across the Union.
13 October 2021
In May 2017, the regulation of the internal market for medical devices in the European Union underwent major changes after the adoption and entry into force of Regulation (EU) 2017/745 of the European Parliament And of the Council of 5 April 2017 on medical devices, amending Directive 2001/83/EC, Regulation (EC) No 178/2002 and Regulation (EC) No 1223/2009 and repealing Council Directives 90/385/EEC and 93/42/EEC. („The Regulation“
15 June 2021
In SG no. 21 of 12.03.2021, the entirely new Industrial Parks Act was promulgated, which creates a consolidated regulatory framework to govern the establishment of conditions to encourage investors to carry out production activities, including through the mechanism of public-private partnership.
14 April 2021