The CEO of a food manufacturing company that employs workers with disabilities was caught breaching his fiduciary duties when he covertly signed an exclusive distribution agreement to the United States with a small and unworthy distributor in exchange for shares in the distributor.
Fields of Practice
AFIK & Co. is much more than a traditional legal service provider. We take pride in our firm’s ability to provide top-notch legal and business services in almost every area of business law.
Mergers and Acquisitions
Business, Corporate and Joint Ventures
Commercial, Banking and Financial
Capital Markets and Stock Exchange Regulations
International Transactions and Dispute Resolution
Copyright, Media and Artists
High-Tech and Technology
Intergenerational Law (Trusts, Estates, Lasting Powers of Attorney, Parenting)
Labor Law and Immigration
Maritime, Aviation and Transportation Law
Taxation and Government Incentives and Funding
Public Law, Environment and Tenders
The process of getting a creative work our of the drawer and published is a very important part of realizing its potential.
The recent period and the spread of the Covid-19 virus, brings with it for many people - not necessarily the elderly - many questions about the need to settle their affairs if they find themselves hospitalized under a serious condition and can not take care of their own affairs.
A local authority receives a government grant to finance enrichment courses for students under a program built for that purpose by a contractor.
Section 34H of the Israeli Penal Code provides for the protection of insanity for criminal offenses.
The Covid-19 Epidemic has led to an unprecedented global state of emergency and created substantial uncertainty in the employment market.
Companies enter into agreements as a matter of routine, whether orally or in writing, and often without thinking about the consequences involved.
A company participated in a tender after diligently filling out all the tender forms and once the bids were revealed it became clear that it met all the threshold conditions.
One of the questions that arises in any IPO of an Israeli company on a foreign stock exchange (for example on the Australian Securities Exchange - the ASX, in Singapore - SMX, or NASDAQ Nordic - OMX) is whether to IPO the Israeli company or IPO a special purpose vehicle/company (SPV or SPC) incorporated for that purpose and to become the parent of the Israeli company on listing.
After over 20 years of working as a corporate and public markets lawyer in Sydney, Australia, and acting on numerous listings on the Australian Stock Exchange (ASX), a few years ago, when I was contemplating my relocation to Israel and joining the office of Afik & Co.
Two entrepreneurs incorporated a company and want to ensure their control over it even after the entry of investors.
Registering a trademark is a relatively simple procedure, but it is a significant step in starting a new business, so it is important to do it correctly, as soon as practical, and using an experienced lawyer.
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A memorandum of understanding was signed between a purchaser and a seller in which it was recorded that a “3-room apartment” was purchased, while at that stage the “apartment” actually comprised two shops and a storage that still needed to be changed in the Land Registry to one residential unit. The seller did not disclose […]