Banking Update | January 2020

Israel is Moving to EMV Amendment of the Proper Conduct of Banking Business Directives regarding payment cards and acquiring business On January 9, 2020, the … Continue reading "News & Events"

U.S. Securities Law Update | January 2020

U.S. Reporting Obligations For Owners and Traders of U.S. Securities As we approach the annual deadline for making certain filings with the Securities and Exchange … Continue reading "Banking Update | January 2020"

U.S. Securities Law Update | December 2019

Updates Affecting your 2019 Annual Report on Form 20-F and Other SEC Filings December 2019 As we approach the end of 2019, we want to … Continue reading "Banking Update | January 2020"

Tax Update | December 2019

Israeli Court Rules Against Israel Tax Authority Change in Business Model Post Acquisition and Transfer Pricing Do Not Trigger Tax Event On December 11, 2019 … Continue reading "Banking Update | January 2020"

IP and Privacy Update | December 2019

The California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) will apply within less than a month! Are you ready? The California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) will apply from … Continue reading "Banking Update | January 2020"

Labor Law Update | September 2019

Employer Forced To Pay Compensation To An Employee Due To Damages Caused By The Violation Of The Employee’s Privacy   Dear Valued Clients, We would … Continue reading "Banking Update | January 2020"

Uncertainty Regarding Inventions and Patents developed by Employees

The uncertainty regarding the employee’s right to receive compensation for service inventions The Israeli Patents Law (the “Law“) states that as long as there is … Continue reading "Banking Update | January 2020"

Can anyone stop the Chinese Giant?

Attorney Esther Koren, Head of Mergers & Acquisitions at GKH in an article for Globes | August 2019 In the backdrop of the upcoming presidential … Continue reading "Banking Update | January 2020"

Supreme Court of Israel Ruling Changes | July 2019

Supreme Court of Israel Ruling Changes Classification of Dividend Distribution as part of the Value of a Shares Transaction On February 28, 2019, the Israeli … Continue reading "Banking Update | January 2020"

New Exposure for Litigation in Israel | July 2019

New Exposure for Litigation in Israel Non-Israeli companies with no direct operations in Israel are now exposed to a greater risk of litigation in Israel … Continue reading "Banking Update | January 2020"