same-sex relationship Bulgaria

Comprehensive study on the acceptance of same-sex relationships Uglobal published very informative article about the worldwide recognition (or the lack of it) of same-sex relationships, when it comes to immigration (residence permit and citizenship). It appears that not all countries apply the same standards, although the European legislation is graduallyContinue Reading

Henry VIII

Remember Henry VIII (and his wives) and how he broke with Rome. Well guess what, his spirit is still alive today, or so it seems. Only this time it won’t be Rome, but Brussels that may “excommunicate” the British. More and more reports for hostile treatment of EU citizens onContinue Reading

separated family

Recently we had an enquiry from a prospective Bulgarian client living in another EU member state. The client is married to a non-EU citizen, whose immigration documents are in order (in the other EU members state). The Bulgarian client wanted to obtain for her husband Bulgarian residence permit (id card)Continue Reading

family separation in Bulgaria

Human rights – a topic so common and widely-spread since the historical events from World War II. They scarred the entire world, propelled it onto the global stage and later into the global conscience. Yet it causes a misconception to a mind, unaware of the hard process that protecting whatContinue Reading

Bulgarian citizenship - EU nationals

Did you know that more and more EU nationals are now trying to get hold of Bulgarian citizenship? Obviously the added value of the Bulgarian passport to non-EU citizens is much greater. However, there are more and more EU citizens who want to apply for and obtain Bulgarian citizenship. Surprisingly,Continue Reading

2 kittens together

When a third-country national is actually (de facto) cohabiting with an EU citizen, this person is entitled to a number of rights. These rights are derived from the rights of the EU citizen. Probably the most important right is the right to free movement. The de facto relationship (cohabitation), accordingContinue Reading