A “parental order” is the way for parents, who are not the child's genetic parents, to register in Israel as parents by law - an important legal process that also allows same-sex couples to be both recognized as the minor's parents.
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
Representation in mergers and acquisition transactions, joint venture agreements, investments, complex business transactions and negotiations.
Business, Corporate and Joint Ventures
Escorting businesses, corporates and joint ventures in the day to day activities and managing corporate disputes.
Commercial, Banking and Financial
Supply of full and personal guidance to businesses, corporate law, commercial agreements, license and distribution agreements, labor law, structured finance and "over-the-counter" financial derivatives.
Representation in resolution of corporate or other disputes, tenders and public law (constitutional law & administrative law), whether at Court or in arbitration in Israel and outside of Israel.
Capital Markets and Stock Exchange Regulations
International Transactions and Dispute Resolution
Escorting businesses, corporates and joint ventures in their international activities
Representation in sale and lease and other real estate related issues, in cooperation with Israeli and other experts.
High-Tech and Technology
Representing clients who are in the high tech and technology sector, including developers of software or hardware products and developers of other technologies.
Parentage, Surrogacy and Adoption
Support in parenting agreements, surrogacy and citizenship procedures in Israel
Intergenerational Transfer (Trusts, Estates and Ongoing Powers of Attorney)
Labor Law and Immigration
Legal representation on issues of immigration, residency and citizenship.
Representing employers or employees in issues related to labor law, whether at the stage of drafting agreement or in disputes resolution.
Maritime, Aviation and Transportation Law
Legal representation on issues of maritime, Aviation and Transportation
Taxation and Government Incentives and Funding
Supply together with experts in the field of guidance as to tax and government benefits and funding.
Representation in issues related to antitrust, whether at the stage of drafting agreement or in disputes resolution.
Public Law, Environment and Tenders
Assistance in preparing tenders and tender offers, representation of authorities and vis-a-vis authorities or at Courts with regards to tenders, elections and other issues, including environmental and hazardous materials issues.
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