13 November 2020

LPG market under scrutiny: Competition Protection Agency investigates potential collusion among four LPG providers

The Slovenian Competition Protection Agency (the "Agency") initiated an investigation into a potential restrictive agreement or concerted practices among four energy companies: Butan plin, d.d., INA Slovenija, d.o.o., Istrabenz...
11 November 2020

Novartis case: Is rebranding generic medicine to the originator brand name allowed?

BackgroundDue to considerable variations in the prices of medicine within the EU, parallel trade –  cross-border resale of trademark-protected pharmaceutical products by a third party without the authorisation of the IP rights...
11 November 2020

Schoenherr Slovenia contributes to the ICLG Guide to: Foreign Direct Investment Regimes 2021

Schoenherr Slovenia's FDI experts Eva Škufca (co-managing partner) and Lea Avsenik (senior associate) contributed the Slovenia chapter to the ICLG Guide to: Foreign Direct Investment Regimes 2021.The guide covers foreign...
09 October 2020

IFLR1000 rankings: Schoenherr Slovenia again among Slovenia's best financial and corporate law firms

We are proud to announce that Schoenherr Slovenia has been ranked Tier 1 in the 13th IFLR1000's Financial and Corporate edition for the seventh year in a row.In addition to the firm-wide ranking, also individual lawyers were...
07 October 2020

Slovenia: Expected developments and competition law considerations in the light of fuel market liberalisation

On 23 September 2020, the Slovenian government decided that price control measures in the field of fuel products are no longer necessary, meaning that the retail fuel market will be fully liberalised from October 2020. Slovenia...
07 October 2020

Bojan Brežan and Marko Frantar spoke at the 18th Civil and Commercial Law Days in Ljubljana, Slovenia

Schoenherr Slovenia's partner Bojan Brežan and attorney at law Marko Frantar spoke at the 18th Civil and Commercial Law Days legal conference (XVIII. Dnevi civilnega in gospodarskega prava) taking place on 24 and 25 September 2020...
01 July 2020

Schoenherr lawyers publish in Lexology Getting the Deal Through – Dispute Resolution

Schoenherr Slovenia's partner Bojan Brežan and associate Maks David Osojnik have contributed Slovenia chapter to the 2020 edition of the Lexology Getting The Deal Through – Dispute Resolution.The article gives a comprehensive and...
05 June 2020

Slovenia introduces foreign direct investments screening rules

On 30 May 2020, the third Anti-COVID-19 legislative package was published in the Official Gazette of the Republic of Slovenia, introducing, among other measures, a screening instrument for foreign direct investments ("FDI"). This...

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