In the Media

In the Media

The Marker, 15th May 2016

The Marker, 15th May 2016

Is time spent flying regarded as working time?
The Marker, 8th May 2016

The Marker, 8th May 2016

The Israeli bitcoin company, Spondoolies, has reached the end of the line: the court has appointed a provisional liquidator
Calcalist, 15th April 2016

Calcalist, 15th April 2016

Smuggled meat – a storm in a steak pan
The Marker, 13th April 2016

The Marker, 13th April 2016

Class actions have become a national sport

Jerusalem Post, 12th April 2016

Chinese patents - a waste of money?

Haaretz, 11th April 2016

3-D printing – intellectual property aspects
Gloves , 5th April 2016

Gloves , 5th April 2016

Dangerous slogans for the world economy
The Marker, 4th April 2016

The Marker, 4th April 2016

A headache for those moving abroad: a new law requires some of them to file a tax return in Israel

Haaretz, 31th March 2016

Promoting Crowdfunding
Calcalist, 12th March 2016

Calcalist, 12th March 2016

The Stage of Evidence
Globes, 4th November 2015

Globes, 4th November 2015

Select company taxation issues.
Globes, 19th October 2015.

Globes, 19th October 2015.

A change in the labour court's treatment of a building labourers' lawsuit against building contractors?
Walla, 2nd November 2015

Walla, 2nd November 2015

The Securities Authority against the Kela investment fund: what and why?
The marker, 28th October 2015.

The marker, 28th October 2015.

Ilan Ben Dov has paid NIS 52 million to the Tao liquidation fund
Maariv, 16th Oct. 2015

Maariv, 16th Oct. 2015

Ben Dov's debt – the NIS 50 million question!
Calcalist, 09th Oct. 2015

Calcalist, 09th Oct. 2015

The Supreme Court – Ben Dov to refund NIS 50 million to the Tao liquidation fund within one month.

HaHaretz, 29th September 2015

The start-up company and its intellectual property – a trek throughout the company's whole life
Gloves, 3rd September, 2015

Gloves, 3rd September, 2015

The Hours of Work and Rest Law: Everything You Need to Know about Working on Shabbat .
The Marker, 17th August 2015.

The Marker, 17th August 2015.

Freezing the civil procedure reform
The Marker, 9th August 2015.

The Marker, 9th August 2015.

Israel Opportunity has brought a defamation claim for NIS 3.7 million against four investors

What's New

  • Litigation

    Appearances and media: Adv. Ofer Cohen-Zedek lectured on "the art of cross examination and the examination of experts". The lecture was given as part of the Israel Bar's continuing education program on civil and commercial litigation, in which both judges and advocates lecture.

  • Indirect Taxation

    The department successfully represented a tuna fish importer, which applied for – and obtained – a provisional mandatory injunction and provisional attachment in respect of 10 containers of fish that had been imported from a Chinese supplier further to an anticipated breach of the agreement with it, despite the fact that the transactions had been secured by documentary letters of credit.

  • Labour Law

    In an employee's lawsuit against his former employer and its CEO, the department filed an application for the summary dismissal of elements of the claim based on the Protection of Privacy Law and an application for the summary dismissal of the causes of action against the company's CEO. The regional labour court allowed the applications in a partial judgement, whereby the relief sought under the Protection of Privacy Law was struck out from the statement of claim, and the claim against the employer's CEO was struck out in full.

  • Commercial Law

    the department represented E8 Storage in a second round of raising capital in which it raised $12 million from the Accel Fund and the existing investors, the Magma and Vertex Funds. E8 Storage, which was established at the end of 2014, is developing the next generation of flash storage solutions.

  • Litigation

    the department has brought about the dismissal of several class actions brought against the firm's clients, leading Israeli companies

  • tax

    The department represented two companies that merged in obtaining a tax ruling from the Tax Authority's Mergers and Spin-Offs Department, approving the outline of the merger. The department's action for several clients in proceedings relating to the voluntary disclosure of unreported income in Israel and abroad was also successfully completed.

  • Insolvency, Receivership & Dissolution

    The liquidator of the Rav-Or insurance agency, Adv. Karen Reichbach-Segal, alleges that the company owner, Avner Koppel, secretly transferred NIS 11 million from the company to a company owned by his son