SELA is Pleased to Welcome New Member – Dimitrov, Petrov & Co.

Sofia, Bulgaria, 12 September, 2017 – SELA has enhanced its value proposition to clients with coverage of Bulgaria. SELA officially welcomed the leading Bulgarian law firm, Dimitrov, Petrov & Co. into its ranks on 12 September 2017. With the addition of another jurisdiction of coverage, SELA will be able to more thoroughly provide seamless service to companies doing business in South East Europe.

SELA is a regional network of independent law firms advising clients on their operations across South East Europe. SELA’s membership now spans across seven jurisdictions. The alliance members are among the top firms in their jurisdictions, providing the full range of legal and business services to local and international businesses. Members include Apostolska & Aleksandrovski of Macedonia, Bojović & Partners of Serbia / Montenegro, Dimitrijević & Partners of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kirm Perpar of Slovenia, Žurić i Partneri of Croatia and now Dimitrov, Petrov & Co. of Bulgaria.

About Dimitrov, Petrov & Co.

Dimitrov, Petrov & Co. is a top tier, full-service commercial law firm operating in Bulgaria. Recognized for its in-depth knowledge and expertise in business law, the firm offers innovative and commercially astute legal solutions to clients across the most dynamic global industries.

With lawyers that are responsive, commercially savvy and meticulous, Dimitrov, Petrov & Co. offers world-class service and niche expertise to domestic and international clients. The firm has in-depth sectoral expertise and a deep understanding of the local market. This combination allows the firm to deliver intelligent, efficient and reliable results in line with the clients’ commercial objectives.

The firm has strong international links that significantly expand its global reach. Dimitrov, Petrov & Co. strives to provide the highest possible standard of legal service and operates according to its principles of quality, integrity and exceptional client service.

Partner Vuk Drašković spoke at the very first Southeast Europe Innovation Summit

For the very first time the Southeast Europe Innovation Summit was held in Belgrade on 02-03 October, organized by Bridgeway Company – startup accelerator.

Partner Vuk Drašković gave a brief presentation of legal framework in Serbia from the perspective of investors, corporations, startups and government. He was also one of the panelists on the panel “How to foster Innovation – open ecosystem: Investors, Corporations, Startups, Government”, with Danijela Pejić as a moderator. Danijela is an economic officer at the Embassy of Israel in Serbia, and Israel is known as a startup nation. As a small country, with roughly 7.6 million people it has approximately 4,800 startup companies and attracts far more venture capital per person than any other country in the world. Other participants of the panel were Nenad Moslavac, co-founder and director of Impact Hub Belgrade and Vuk Kosovac, executive marketing director of Societe Generale Bank Serbia.

The SEE Innovation Summit was a unique opportunity to discover many innovative solutions, discuss the latest tech trends, connect with peers, and make new business decisions. The event’s honorary sponsor was His Royal Highness Crown Prince Alexander, who is also dedicated to promoting entrepreneurship and youth employment. He hosted Seedcamp at the Royal Palace, thus giving young entrepreneurs the opportunity to present their ideas to one of the largest seed fund accelerators in Europe.

The summit covered the following topics: 1) Belgrade - Southeast Europe Innovation Hub, 2) Smart Living: Changing the World with Smart Technology: Retail, Telecommunications, 3) Cities, Community, Transportation, Consumers, Payment, Manufacturing, Blockchain, AI, Mobility, IoT, FoodTech, EduTech, Global Basic Income, 4) Fostering Innovation – Open Ecosystems: Investors, Corporations, Startups, Governments, 5) Catalyzing Innovation Across Companies, Cities, and Countries, 6) Promoting Entrepreneurship, Technology, and Their Impact, 7) Inventing the New Tomorrow: Regional Innovation Ecosystems – the 21st Century’s Growth, and 8) European Startup Showcase: Featuring 10 of the Most Exciting European Startups.

More about this summit can be found here.

Serbia: Legal Briefing - Infrastructure 2017

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Bojovic & Partners published Legal Briefing - Infrastructure 2017, on the latest infrastructure market trends and legislation governing the infrastructure industry in Serbia. 

Be informed on the Serbian infrastructure (roads, railway, water and air traffic, and other projects) and new improvements in regulations in this area.