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October 24, 2020
ASX, OMX, SGX and Mrs. Cohen from Singapore …
Capital Markets and Stock Exchange Regulations
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.
June 11, 2020
On Uluru and international agreements Down-Under
International Transactions and Dispute Resolution
A person about to undergo open heart surgery decides, so as to save money, to perform the surgery himself while facing a mirror.
March 23, 2020
Israeli Companies Looking to Do Business in Australia – How to Structure Operations
International Transactions and Dispute Resolution
For Israeli companies looking to commence or expand their overseas operations, Australia is land of opportunity and can serve as a gateway to doing business in the broader Asia-Pacific region and may even be a good spring-board to the American and the Commonwealth markets.
September 9, 2019
Blockchain and Crypto Insurance Companies
International Transactions and Dispute Resolution
In recent years, the insurance market has undergone a technological change, closing the gap between the old financial world and the new digital world, with its apps, services without humans and systemic technological changes in order improve and streamline ongoing work.
September 8, 2019
On Kangaroo Food and Website Legal Terms
International Transactions and Dispute Resolution
When the Kangaroo Park at Nir David, an Israeli kibbutz by the Sea of the Galilee, wishes to order food for its residents, it can order it online without even knowing that the manufacturer operates out of Kingscote, South Australia – 13,000 Km southeast of the kibbutz.
July 13, 2019
On Cryptocurrency, Taxes, and how a Fictitious Nicaraguan Currency Rises in Israel
International Transactions and Dispute Resolution
Walking in Tel Aviv I saw on the pavement a sign in Hebrew and English noting that a motorcycle using the pedestrian zebra crossing is subject to a fined of ₪ 250.
May 20, 2019
The new Australia-Israel tax treaty – major boost to trade and co-operation
Capital Markets and Stock Exchange Regulations
In 2017 the Afik&Co.
April 22, 2019
On Banks, Anxiety and Money Laundering
Commercial, Banking and Financial
The Israeli Prohibition on Money Laundering Law was enacted in 2000 and marked a new era in the State's handling of money laundering.
February 18, 2019
Had it not had three sides it wouldn’t have been my duck!
Commercial, Banking and Financial
It is said that every story has three sides: your side, my side, and the truth.
April 6, 2018
When a Bank Meets a Red Flag and Settles the Account with You
Commercial, Banking and Financial
The relationship between a client and a bank is sometimes similar to a relationship between a couple.
February 27, 2018
Waiver of Privilege by a Trustee in Bankruptcy Proceedings
Dispute Resolution
In Avonwick v Shlosberg [2017] Ch 210, Mr Justice Arnold rejected the widely held assumption that a trustee-in-bankruptcy simply ‘stood in the shoes’ of the bankrupt as regards his rights of privilege and was free to waive the privilege for the purposes of the bankruptcy.
January 29, 2018
Voluntary Disclosure Procedure and Banking Information Exchange
Taxation and Government Incentives and Funding
The CRS agreement for the automatic exchange of information between the tax authorities, which is expected to be implemented in Israel soon, is intended to fuel the fight against black capital.
January 2, 2018
New Labor law regulations of Macron’s government: overview of the most emblematic and challenged provisions
International Transactions and Dispute Resolution
published on 23 September 2017.
December 2, 2017
Maritime Lien and Ship Arrest in Israel for Maritime Bunkering Debts
International Transactions and Dispute Resolution
When a car fuels at a gas station and "neglects" to pay, it is a debt of dozens of dollars at most and it is relatively easy to locate the vehicle owner and collect the money.
July 19, 2017
Liability of purchaser of Company assets for past liabilities
International Transactions and Dispute Resolution
Many erroneously believe that it is preferable to purchase a company's activity in a transaction for company acquisition and not the corporate vehicle itself, thereby avoiding the risk of assuming company debts.
April 12, 2017
Money from the State? Sounds Chinese to Me
High-Tech and Technology
Every entrepreneur understands that in order to facilitate the innovative project conjured by him he needs funding.
March 1, 2017
Blocking distribution of fake products in Israel
International Transactions and Dispute Resolution
The owner of an international brand suddenly discovers that products bearing the name of the brand are distributed in Israel but such are fake products that were not produced by it or under license.
February 15, 2017
The agreed arbitrator refuses to accept the nomination. What to do?
Dispute Resolution
Parties to an agreement agree that a specific person is to serve as an arbitrator in any future disputes between them.
December 21, 2016
Enablement requirement of essential patent for blue LED confirmed
International Transactions and Dispute Resolution
Since it was invented by Thomas Edison in 1879, the incandescent filament lamp had played the leading part in the illumination field for more than a century.
November 23, 2016
Fair Use or Fair Mis-use in Indian law
International Transactions and Dispute Resolution
The recent landmark decision delivered in the case of The Chancellor, Masters & Scholars of the University of Oxford & Ors.
November 8, 2016
The Ageing VBER – The Deceiving Simplicity of A Schema
International Transactions and Dispute Resolution
August 31, 2016
EU directive 2016/943 of 8th June, 2016, regarding trade secrets
Commercial, Banking and Financial
July 28, 2016
Update of the law office of Warshaw Burstein, LLP, an American member of the EALG, as to SEC new regulations that increases Dollar amount threshold test for “Qualified Clients”
International Transactions and Dispute Resolution
Section 205 of the Investment Advisers Act of 1940, as amended (the "Advisers Act") prohibits a registered investment adviser ("RIA") from receiving performance-based compensation from clients.
July 19, 2016
Polish GAAR to Enter into Force on July 15, 2016
Taxation and Government Incentives and Funding
On May 13, 2016 Sejm, the lower chamber of the Polish Parliament, passed amendments to the 1997 Tax Code, introducing the General Anti-Avoidance Clause (GAAR).
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