In the Media

In the Media

The Marker, 12th March 2015.

The Marker, 12th March 2015.

When the State has its cake and eats it
The Marker, 05th March 2015.

The Marker, 05th March 2015.

Bureaucratic difficulties and costs of thousands of euro – just to obtain documents from foreign banks
The Marker, 05th February 2015.

The Marker, 05th February 2015.

We have treated the wealthy like gods; in future we shall distinguish between those who contribute to society and those who do not
Globes, 4th February, 2015

Globes, 4th February, 2015

The "Globes Dun's 100" rating: Israel's largest law firms
Yedioth, 1st Februaty 2015

Yedioth, 1st Februaty 2015

Job interview? From now you are entitled to an answer
Globes, 21th January 2015

Globes, 21th January 2015

The US Supreme Court gives Teva more time; reconsideration of the Copaxone patent
Yedioth, 21th January 2015

Yedioth, 21th January 2015

Off the record
Globes, 11th January 2015

Globes, 11th January 2015

Encumbering the judicial process
Yedioth, 17th Dec. 2014

Yedioth, 17th Dec. 2014

Quiet, recording!
Yedioth, 17th Dec. 2014

Yedioth, 17th Dec. 2014

Application for a class action against Mega dismissed
Calcalist, 8th Dec. 2014

Calcalist, 8th Dec. 2014

The first social bank's legal counsel resigns from her position.
Calcalist, 4th Dec. 2014

Calcalist, 4th Dec. 2014

The High Court of Justice revokes the Ministry of Health's decision: electronic cigarettes can be imported into Israel
Calcalist, 28th Oct. 2014

Calcalist, 28th Oct. 2014

Adv. Roey Gutman advances to partnership status in Eitan Mehulal & Sadot
Yedioth, 27th Oct 2014

Yedioth, 27th Oct 2014

Meat importers to the Supreme Court: Cancel the Customs levy on kashrut expenses
Globes, 7th Oct. 2014

Globes, 7th Oct. 2014

Ballad to a kibbutz leaver – from the cooperative dining room to the exit culture
The Marker, 19th September 2014.

The Marker, 19th September 2014.

Meeting the conditions of "market overt"– mission impossible for apartment purchasers
The Marker, 8th September 2014.

The Marker, 8th September 2014.

The Ministry of Justice: the maximum professional fees for liquidators and receivers – NIS 3.5 million
Walla, 2nd September 2014

Walla, 2nd September 2014

Can "virtual rape" be stopped?
The Marker, 1st September 2014.

The Marker, 1st September 2014.

Buy first and then perhaps obtain zero rated VAT
The Marker, 27th August 2014.

The Marker, 27th August 2014.

Fighting tax evasion – and infringing privacy

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