News & Publications

Legal Update: Tax – February 2017 (Hebrew)

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Anat Shavit & Keren Alon | Feb 2017 | Legal Update

Legal Update: Planning & Zoning – February 2017

Please find the full legal update here (Hebrew)

Efrat Sharon | Feb 2017 | Legal Update

FBC Partners Nominated Best Lawyers in Israel 2016-2017

Congratulations to eight of our partners who were nominated as ‘Best Lawyers in Israel’

Amir Chen & Gil Orion, Dr. & Tal Eyal-Boger & Avraham Well & Miri Kimhi & Tamar Turjeman-Kedem & Reuven Behar & Ronald Lehmann | Jan 2017 | Firm News

Legal Update: Corporate and Securities Law – November 2016

In this legal update we will review the Securities Authority’s responses to recent pre-ruling consultations. Please find the full legal update here (Hebrew)

Avraham Well & Boaz Noiman & Nitzan Sandor & Yoav Hovav | Nov 2016 | Legal Update

FBC advised Fujian Yango Group. Co., Ltd. with respect to its NIS 1.948B acquisition of the controlling stake in The Phoenix Holdings Ltd.

FBC advised Fujian Yango Group. Co., Ltd., a People’s Republic of China company involved, inter alia, in real estate development (“Yango”), with respect to the execution of a share purchase agreement for Yango’s NIS 1.948B acquisition through a wholly owned subsidiary of the controlling stake in The Phoenix Holdings Ltd. (“Phoenix Holdings”) from Delek Group […]

Avraham Well & Ronald Lehmann & Warren Wienburg & Hadar Sive & Sivan Omer & Benjamin Silverton | Sep 2016 | Transaction

Will the Amendment to the Apartment Sale Law Benefit Homebuyers?

Please see the article published by Globes here

Yonatan Raskin & Omri Shilo | Aug 2016 | Transaction

Legal Update: Aviation – Brand vs. El Al; Razin vs. Ofek – April 2016 (Hebrew)

We would like to update you on two key Aviation Law cases in which the Courts rendered important decisions as described below: Please find the full legal update here (Hebrew)

Shirly Kazir | Apr 2016 | Legal Update

Legal Update: Corporate and Securities Law – April 2016 (Hebrew)

Updates reagrding developments in rulings by the ISA. Please find the full legal update here (hebrew)  

Avraham Well & Nitzan Sandor & Sivan Omer & Boaz Noiman | Apr 2016 | Legal Update

Misleading the Patent Office as an Abuse of Dominant Position (Hebrew)

Misleading the Patent Office as an Abuse of Dominant Position (Hebrew)

Roi Warhaftig | Mar 2016 | Publication

Legal Update: Cyber & Information Technology – March 2016 (Hebrew)

Please find the full legal update here regarding EU – U.S. Privacy Shield (Hebrew)

Amit Dat | Mar 2016 | Legal Update

FBC represented a JPMorgan Chase Bank led syndicate in a $280M financing transaction

FBC represented a JPMorgan Chase Bank led syndicate, which included Bank Hapoalim and Bank Leumi, as joint organizers, in a $280M financing transaction with respect to Mellanox Technologies Ltd.   The proceeds of the loan were used mainly as part of Mellanox’s contribution to a merger with EZ Chip Semiconductor Ltd., in a scope exceeding […]

Miri Kimhi & Anat Shavit & Amit Dat & Tal Eyal-Boger & Ziv Schwartz & Omri Y. Flicker & Rona Carp & Keren Alon & Merav Grinspan | Feb 2016 | Transaction

Legal Update: Capital Markets – Introducing Reliefs and Exemptions from Certain Corporate Governance Requirements – February 2016 (Hebrew)

Please find the full legal update here (Hebrew)

Nitzan Sandor & Sivan Omer | Feb 2016 | Legal Update

Amendments to Israel’s “Angels Law” – Aiming to Encourage Investments in Startups (Hebrew)

Amendments to Israel’s “Angels Law” – Aiming to Encourage Investments in Startups (Hebrew)

Anat Shavit & Keren Alon | Jan 2016 | Legal Update

2015 In Numbers – Thank You For Another Great Year!

2015 In Numbers – Thank you for Another Great Year!

FBC | Jan 2016 | Firm News

FBC welcomes Adv. Hagit Horowitz who joins as a partner in our Corporate Department

Hagit Horowitz | Jan 2016 | Firm News

FBC welcomes Adv. Yael Riemer who joins as a partner in our Intellectual Property Department

Yael Riemer | Jan 2016 | Firm News

FBC welcomes Adv. Ziv Schwartz who joins as a partner in our Competition & Antitrust Department

Ziv Schwartz | Jan 2016 | Firm News

FBC welcomes Adv. Tal Wiesengrun who joins as a partner in our Litigation Department

Tal Wiesengrun | Jan 2016 | Firm News

FBC welcomes Adv. Sharon Klein-Manbar who joins as a partner in our Corporate Department

Sharon Klein-Manbar | Jan 2016 | Firm News

FBC welcomes Adv. Sharon Rosen who joins as a partner in our Corporate Department

Sharon Rosen | Jan 2016 | Firm News

The IAA published revised Block Exemptions and outline for cooperation between factories in times of emergency (Hebrew)

The IAA published revised Block Exemptions and outline for cooperation between factories in times of emergency (Hebrew)

Ziv Schwartz & Merav Grinspan | Dec 2015 | Legal Update

FBC’s Competition & Antitrust Department ranked by the GCR as an Elite practice

FBC’s Competition & Antitrust Department ranked by the GCR as an Elite practice

Tal Eyal-Boger & Reuven Behar | Dec 2015 | Firm News

Eran Yaniv chosen by ‘Geektime’ as one of the ‘Top 100 Influencers’ in Israeli Hi-Tech

Eran Yaniv, Partner in FBC’s Corporate Department, chosen by ‘Geektime’ as one of the ‘Top 100 Influencers’ in Israeli Hi-Tech.

Eran Yaniv | Dec 2015 | Firm News

Israeli District Court broadens the liability of invention owners in the event of misconduct when filing a patent application

Israeli District Court broadens the liability of invention owners in the event of misconduct when filing a patent application.

Amit Dat | Oct 2015 | Legal Update

FBC Represents Bezeq in its NIS 800M Public Offering of Notes

FBC represnted Bezeq, Israel’s largest provider of telecommunications services, in the public offering of two new series of notes in an aggregate value of NIS 800M.

Nitzan Sandor & Nadav Oberman | Oct 2015 | Transaction

When will a certain piece of information be considered as information which should be reported to the public, or be considered as “inside information” with respect to the prohibition on the use of inside information?

When will a certain piece of  information be considered as information which should be reported to the public, or be considered as “inside information” with respect to the prohibition on the use of inside information? An overview of recent court decisions and guidelines for compliance.

Avraham Well & Nitzan Sandor & Vardit Wagner | Oct 2015 | Legal Update

FBC represents a Real Estate Development Company in a NIS 300M lawsuit against the Israel Land Authority

FBC represents a Real Estate Development Company in a NIS 300M lawsuit against the Israel Land Authority (Hebrew).

Amir Chen & Oded Revivo & Sagi Hammer | Oct 2015 | Transaction

Planning & Zoning – Legal Update (Hebrew)

Planning & Zoning – Legal Update (Hebrew)

FBC | Oct 2015 | Legal Update

Who’s Who Legal 2015: Amir Chen nominated by peers as one of the world’s leading Real Estate practitioners

Who’s Who Legal 2015: Amir Chen nominated by peers as one of the world’s leading Real Estate practitioners

Amir Chen | Sep 2015 | Firm News

Planning & Zoning – Legal Update (Hebrew)

Planning & Zoning – Legal Update (Hebrew)

FBC | Aug 2015 | Legal Update

Controlling Stockholder Going-Private Mergers – The Standard of Judicial Review and Guidelines to the Role of Special Committees (Hebrew)

The standard of judicial review that should apply in controlling stockholder going-private mergers, and guidelines to the role of special committees appointed to review a controlling stockholder’s offer to merge (Hebrew).    

FBC | Aug 2015 | Legal Update

The IAA’s Notification regarding the Annulment of the Statutory Exclusion for Reciprocal Exclusivity Arrangements

The IAA’s Notification regarding the Annulment of the Statutory Exclusion for Reciprocal Exclusivity Arrangements (Aug., 2015) (co-authors Tal Eyal-Boger & Ziv Schwartz & Michael Lahmy)  

Tal Eyal-Boger & Ziv Schwartz & Michael Lahmy | Aug 2015 | Publication

The IAA intends to amend Opinion 3/14 – “Trade Association and Their Activities” (Hebrew)

The IAA intends to amend Opinion 3/14 – “Trade Association and Their Activities” (Aug., 2015) (co-authors Ziv Schwartz & Michael Lahmy) (Hebrew)

Ziv Schwartz & Michael Lahmy | Aug 2015 | Publication

FBC advises InfiApps in its $39.2M acquisition by Stride Gaming

FBC advises InfiApps in its $39.2M acquisition by Stride Gaming

Eran Yaniv & Liat Halperin & Amit Dat & Rona Carp & Anat Shavit & Keren Alon & Shiri Sarig | Aug 2015 | Transaction

Planning & Zoning – Legal Update (Hebrew)

Planning & Zoning – Legal Update (Hebrew)

FBC | Jul 2015 | Legal Update

International Legal Developments – Antitrust – Year In Review: 2014

International Legal Developments – Antitrust – Year In Review 2014 (co-authors Tal Eyal-Boger & Ziv Schwartz, Pg. 49-50)

Tal Eyal-Boger & Ziv Schwartz | Jul 2015 | Publication

Choice of law and choice of venue provisions in online agreements

Choice of law and choice of venue provisions in online agreements

Amit Dat & Yael Riemer | Jul 2015 | Legal Update

Israel Tax Authority extends date for reporting a Relatives Trust and requesting transitional arrangements to a Beneficiary Trust

Israel Tax Authority extends date for reporting a Relatives Trust and requesting transitional arrangements to a Beneficiary Trust

Anat Shavit & Keren Alon | Jul 2015 | Legal Update

FBC advised Amot Investments and Gav-Yam in a NIS 29M share purchase agreement

FBC advised Amot Investments and Gav-Yam in a 29M NIS transaction for the purchase of shares in Kochav Or Industry and Commerce.

Shay Adulam & Tsachi Hoftman | Jun 2015 | Transaction

Israeli Antitrust Authority proposes a reform of the monopoly control regime

Israeli Antitrust Authority proposes a reform of the monopoly control regime

Tal Eyal-Boger & Ziv Schwartz | Jun 2015 | Legal Update

FBC advises Fosun in its NIS 1.8B acquisition of the controlling stake in the Phoenix

FBC advises Fosun, the largest Chinese privately owned conglomerate, in its NIS 1.8B acquisition of the controlling stake in the Phoenix Insurance Company from the Delek Group.

Avraham Well & Ronald Lehmann & Warren Wienburg & Shay Teken & Ziv Schwartz & Sivan Omer & Moran Friedman & Etti Dolev & Amit Bechler | Jun 2015 | Transaction

Requirement to provide prior notice to employees in a change of ownership transaction

Requirement to provide prior notice to employees in a change of ownership transaction.

Shay Teken & Moran Friedman | Jun 2015 | Legal Update

Planning & Zoning – Legal Update (Hebrew)

Planning & Zoning – Legal Update (Hebrew)

FBC | May 2015 | Legal Update

Israeli Antitrust Authority proposes a reform of the merger control regime

Israeli Antitrust Authority proposes a reform of the merger control regime

Tal Eyal-Boger & Ziv Schwartz | May 2015 | Legal Update

Group insolvency, consolidation of debt and directors’ duties and liabilities in Israel

Group insolvency, consolidation of debt and directors’ duties and liabilities in Israel (published by Practical Law, a Thomson Reuters Legal Publication)

Avraham Well & Meiran Sandelson | May 2015 | Publication

Entropy publishes its 2015 proxy voting policy and recommendations towards the launch of the ISA’s electronic voting system (Hebrew)

Entropy publishes its 2015 proxy voting policy and recommendations towards the launch of the ISA’s electronic voting system (Hebrew)

Nitzan Sandor | May 2015 | Legal Update

Draft Circular of the Israeli Tax Authorities Regarding Internet Activity of Foreign Companies in Israel

Draft Circular of the Israeli Tax Authorities regarding internet activity of foreign companies in Israel

Anat Shavit | May 2015 | Legal Update

Planning & Zoning – Legal Update (Hebrew)

Planning & Zoning – Legal Update (Hebrew)

FBC | Apr 2015 | Legal Update

FBC advises Mybitat in a technology development agreement with Samsung

FBC advises Mybitat in an agreement with Samsung for the joint development of an innovative smart home solution aimed at helping the elderly.

Amit Dat & Rona Carp | Apr 2015 | Transaction

“Follow-On” Class Actions Against International Cartels

“Follow-On” Class Actions Against International Cartels (published in the CPI Antitrust Chronicle)

Tal Eyal-Boger & Ziv Schwartz | Apr 2015 | Publication

FBC welcomes Adv. Nitsan Feldman who joins as an associate in the Commercial Department

Nitsan Feldman | Apr 2015 | Firm News

FBC welcomes Adv. Liron Cohen who joins as an associate in the Commercial Department

Liron Cohen | Apr 2015 | Firm News

FBC welcomes Adv. Shmuel Hamou who joins as a partner and Head of the Commercial Department

Shmuel Hamou | Apr 2015 | Firm News

Planning & Zoning – Legal Update (Hebrew)

Planning & Zoning – Legal Update (Hebrew)

FBC | Mar 2015 | Legal Update

Dr. Gil Orion ranked Band 1 in Dispute Resolution by Chambers & Partners in the 2015 Edition

Dr. Gil Orion ranked Band 1 in Dispute Resolution by Chambers & Partners in the 2015 Edition 

Gil Orion, Dr. | Mar 2015 | Firm News

Tal Eyal-Boger ranked Band 1 in Competition & Antitrust by Chambers & Partners in the 2015 Edition

Tal Eyal-Boger ranked Band 1 in Competition & Antitrust by Chambers & Partners in the 2015 Edition 

Tal Eyal-Boger | Mar 2015 | Firm News

Avraham Well ranked Band 1 in Capital Markets by Chambers & Partners in the 2015 Edition

Avraham Well ranked Band 1 in Capital Markets by Chambers & Partners in the 2015 Edition 

Avraham Well | Mar 2015 | Firm News

Amir Chen ranked Band 1 in Real Estate by Chambers & Partners in the 2015 Edition

Amir Chen ranked Band 1 in Real Estate by Chambers & Partners in the 2015 Edition 

Amir Chen | Mar 2015 | Firm News

Reuven Behar recognized as an Eminent Practitioner in Competition & Antitrust by Chambers & Partners in the 2015 Edition

Reuven Behar recognized as an Eminent Practitioner in Competition & Antitrust by Chambers & Partners in the 2015 Edition 

Reuven Behar | Mar 2015 | Firm News

Reuven Behar ranked Band 1 in Dispute Resolution by Chambers & Partners in the 2015 Edition

Reuven Behar ranked Band 1 in Dispute Resolution by Chambers & Partners in the 2015 Edition 

Reuven Behar | Mar 2015 | Firm News

FBC ranked among Israel’s leading firms in 7 of the 11 categories ranked by Chambers & Partners

FBC ranked among Israel’s leading firms in 7 of the 11 categories ranked by Chambers & Partners in the 2015 Edition

FBC | Mar 2015 | Firm News

Planning & Zoning – Legal Update (Hebrew)

Planning & Zoning – Legal Update (Hebrew)

FBC | Feb 2015 | Legal Update

A recent court ruling sets forth guidelines regarding the materiality threshold for negotiations for purposes of material inside information (Hebrew)

A recent ruling of the Economic Department of the Tel Aviv-Jaffa Districy Court sets forth guidelines regarding the materiality threshold for negotiations for purposes of material inside information, applying the Basic v. Levinson “magnitude/probability” test (Hebrew)    

Avraham Well & Nitzan Sandor | Feb 2015 | Transaction

The Family Factor – The Secret Ingredient in Developing Business Opportunities

The Family Factor – The Secret Ingredient in Developing Business Opportunities (PSMG Magazine | www.psmg.co.uk)

FBC | Feb 2015 | Publication

FBC advises Check-Cap in the $24M IPO and Simultaneous Private Placement

FBC advises Check-Cap in the $24M IPO and Simultaneous Private Placement

Eran Yaniv & Sharon Rosen & Michal Shnapp | Feb 2015 | Transaction

New draft SLB on disclosure regarding the independence of appraisers published by the Israel Securities Authority (Hebrew)

New draft SLB on disclosure regarding the independence of appraisers published by the Israel Securities Authority (Hebrew)

Nitzan Sandor | Feb 2015 | Legal Update

FBC advises Imperus Technologies in its acquisition of Diwip

FBC advises Imperus Technologies Corp. in its acquisition of all the issued and outstanding shares of Diwip Ltd. for a purchase price of up to $100M.

Eran Yaniv & Ronald Lehmann & Liat Halperin & Amit Dat & Rona Carp | Jan 2015 | Transaction

FBC Ranked top Israeli Law Firm in Class Action Defense Litigation

FBC Ranked top Israeli Law Firm in Class Action Defense Litigation (Hebrew)

Gil Orion, Dr. & Orit Malka | Jan 2015 | Firm News

FBC welcomes Adv. Shirly Kazir who joins as a partner and Head of the Aviation, Maritime & Tourism Department

FBC | Jan 2015 | Firm News

Planning & Zoning – Legal Update (Hebrew)

Planning & Zoning – Legal Update (Hebrew)

FBC | Dec 2014 | Legal Update

Planning & Zoning – Legal Update (Hebrew)

Planning & Zoning – Legal Update (Hebrew)

FBC | Nov 2014 | Legal Update

Yoram Bonen was selected to participate in a debt restructuring panel organized by Israel’s Official Receiver

Yoram Bonen was selected to participate in a debt restructuring panel organized by Israel’s Official Receiver.

Yoram Bonen | Nov 2014 | Firm News

A UFO in the Israeli Antitrust Law

A UFO in the Israeli Antitrust Law

Roi Warhaftig | Nov 2014 | Publication

Silencing the Contenders in the Name of Competition

Silencing the Contenders in the Name of Competition (Hebrew)

Tal Eyal-Boger & Roi Warhaftig | Nov 2014 | Publication

FBC advises Globus Max in a NIS 80M loan agreement from Psagot

FBC advises the Globus Max cinema chain in a NIS 80M loan from the Psagot Investment House

Raz Tepper & Sharon Klein-Manbar | Nov 2014 | Transaction

FBC announced among the winners of the M&A Advisor’s ‘2014 Dealmakers’ Awards’

FBC represents Zim’s bondholders, in the ‘Restructuring Deal of the Year’, announced by the M&A Advisor in the ‘2014 Dealmaker’s Awards’ Ceremony  

Avraham Well & Ronald Lehmann & Miri Kimhi | Oct 2014 | Firm News

Tax considerations when establishing a start-up

Tax considerations when establishing a start-up (Hebrew)

Anat Shavit & Keren Alon | Oct 2014 | Publication

FBC’s Competition & Antitrust Department ranked by the GCR as an Elite practice

FBC’s Competition & Antitrust Department ranked by the GCR as an Elite practice

Tal Eyal-Boger | Oct 2014 | Firm News

FBC represents Property and Building in a NIS 420M public notes offering

FBC represents Property and Building Corporation in a NIS 420M public offering of notes which listed on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange.

Nitzan Sandor & Yoav Hovav | Sep 2014 | Transaction

FBC advises Credit Suisse NEXT Investors in its investment in Secure Islands

FBC advises Credit Suisse NEXT Investors in its investment in Secure Islands

Ron Sitton & Naama Moshe & Moran Friedman & Naama Gil & Warren Wienburg & Carolyn Zeimer-Vigodny & Rona Carp | Sep 2014 | Transaction

Planning & Zoning – Legal Update (Hebrew)

Planning & Zoning – Legal Update (Hebrew)

FBC | Aug 2014 | Legal Update

New legislation introduces revisions to the format of prospectuses and offering documents (Hebrew)

New legislation introduces revisions to the format of prospectuses and offering documents – (Hebrew)

Nitzan Sandor & Sivan Omer | Aug 2014 | Legal Update

Public Statements that Harm Competition – a New Draft Policy Document of the Israeli General Director (Hebrew)

Public Statements that Harm Competition – a New Draft Policy Document of the Israeli General Director (Hebrew)

FBC | Aug 2014 | Legal Update

FBC advises the OrbiMed Fund in an investment in AtoxBio

FBC advises Orbimed in an investment in Atox Bio, a clinical stage company which develops novel immune-modulators for severe infections.

Raz Tepper & Naama Gil | Aug 2014 | Transaction

Corporate Advisors Handbook: Tax

Corporate Advisor Handbook: Tax (Israel Chapter, Pg. 50)

Anat Shavit | Jul 2014 | Publication

International Legal Developments – Antitrust – Year In Review: 2013

International Legal Developments – Antitrust – Year In Review 2013 (co-authors Tal Eyal-Boger & Keren Cohen, Pg. 85-88)

Tal Eyal-Boger & Keren Cohen | Jul 2014 | Publication

FBC advises Qualcomm in its acquisition of Wilocity for approximately $400M

FBC advises Qualcomm in its acquisition of Wilocity for approximately $400M

Raz Tepper & Anat Shavit & Moran Friedman | Jul 2014 | Transaction

FBC advises Qualcomm in its acquisition of CSR’s imaging unit for approximately $45M

FBC advises Qualcomm in its acquisition of CSR’s imaging unit for approximately $45M

Raz Tepper & Ronald Lehmann & Anat Shavit & Amit Dat & Moran Friedman & Naama Gil & Ziv Schwartz | Jul 2014 | Transaction

Voluntary Disclosure of Assets – Campaign of the Israel Tax Authority

Voluntary Disclosure of Assets – Campaign of the Israel Tax Authority

Anat Shavit | Jun 2014 | Legal Update

The Promotion of Competition in the Food Sector in Israel

The Promotion of Competition in the Food Sector in Israel (published in the CPI Antitrust Chronicle)

Tal Eyal-Boger & Keren Cohen | Jun 2014 | Publication

FBC advises China’s Bright Food Group in its acquisition of the controlling interest in Tnuva at a company value of NIS 8.6B

FBC advises China’s Bright Food Group in its acquisition of the controlling interest in Tnuva at a company value of NIS 8.6B – the largest Chinese investment in Israel

Amir Chen & Avraham Well & Tal Eyal-Boger & Yoram Bonen & Ron Sitton & Boaz Noiman & Shelly Ivgi-Golbary & Moran Friedman & Noya Kislev & Moran Rabbia-Perera & Keren Cohen & Carolyn Zeimer-Vigodny | May 2014 | Transaction

FBC represents the State of Israel in winning a NIS 2.5B arbitration against Israel Chemicals

FBC represents the State of Israel in winning a NIS 2.5B arbitration against Israel Chemicals Ltd.

Gil Orion, Dr. & Oded Revivo & Doron Kol & Amir Varon | May 2014 | Firm News

FBC advises the OrbiMed Fund in an investment in Nucleix

FBC advises Orbimed in an investment in Nucleix, which develops a test for early detection of bladder cancer.

Raz Tepper & Naama Gil | May 2014 | Transaction

Latest developments regarding Service Inventions

Latest developments regarding Service Inventions

Amit Dat & Yael Riemer | May 2014 | Legal Update

When the safe harbor becomes a dangerous place – New guidelines on excessive pricing (Hebrew)

When the safe harbor becomes a dangerous place – New guidelines on excessive pricing (Hebrew)

Tal Eyal-Boger & Keren Cohen | May 2014 | Publication

FBC joins the Israel – Asia Chamber of Commerce

FBC | Mar 2014 | Firm News

FBC Advises Toshiba Corporation in its investment in Zadara Storage

FBC advises Toshiba Corporation in Israeli aspects of its investment in Zadara Storage Ltd.

Ron Sitton | Mar 2014 | Transaction

FBC advises B Communications, in a unique and innovative $800M International High Yield note offering

FBC advises B Communications, in a unique and innovative $800M International High Yield note offering, the first ever international offering of notes listed on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange (JP Morgan as Global coordinator and joint bookrunner, HSBC and Citigroup and Discount as Joint Bookrunners).

Avraham Well & Ronald Lehmann & Nitzan Sandor & Miri Kimhi & Sharon Rosen & Hadar Sive | Mar 2014 | Transaction

FBC advises Danya Cebus in the construction of the Ilan and Assaf Ramon International Airport

FBC advises Danya Cebus in all matters concerning the proposal for the construction of the Ilan and Assaf Ramon International Airport in Timna, Israel, valued at approximately NIS 800M.

Gilad Winkler | Mar 2014 | Transaction

FBC advises ThetaRay in a $1.25M investment by Poalim Ventures

FBC advises ThetaRay in a $1.25M investment by Poalim Ventures.

Raz Tepper | Feb 2014 | Transaction

FBC advises Amot in a NIS 50M lease agreement with Fattal Hotels

FBC advises Amot in a NIS 50M lease agreement with Fattal Hotels, for the lease of the 9,200 sq. meter Building C in the ‘Amot Insurance’ Project

Amir Chen & Shay Adulam | Feb 2014 | Transaction

Planning & Zoning – Legal Update (Hebrew)

Planning & Zoning – Legal Update (Hebrew)

FBC | Jan 2014 | Legal Update

FBC was selected by the Commissioner of Capital Markets, Insurance and Savings, to draft a “Sample Trust Deed”

FBC was selected by the Commissioner of Capital Markets, Insurance and Savings, to draft a “Sample Trust Deed”, to be used as a basis for institutional bodies when investing in bonds of companies in the Israeli market.

Avraham Well & Miri Kimhi | Jan 2014 | Firm News

FBC represents Danya Cebus in environmental indictment

FBC represents Danya Cebus in an indictment regarding environmental quality matters.

FBC | Jan 2014 | Firm News

FBC advises REIT 1 in NIS 480M offering on the TASE

FBC advises Reit 1, in its equity and debenture offerings on the TASE valued at NIS 480M.

Avraham Well & Michal Nissani | Jan 2014 | Transaction

Centralization Law – Part 1 (Hebrew)

Centralization Law – Part 1 (Hebrew)

Avraham Well & Nitzan Sandor | Jan 2014 | Legal Update

International Cartels and Class Actions in Israel

International Cartels and Class Actions in Israel

FBC | Jan 2014 | Legal Update

FBC welcomes Adv. Dror Matatyahu who joins as a partner and Head of the White Collar Department

FBC | Jan 2014 | Firm News

FBC welcomes Adv. Hagar Nagler who joins as an associate in the White Collar Department

FBC | Jan 2014 | Firm News

How to Make Lemonade from Lemons: Achieving Better Free Speech Protection Without Altering the Existing Legal Protection for Censorship in Cyberspace

How to Make Lemonade from Lemons: Achieving Better Free Speech Protection Without Altering the Existing Legal Protection for Censorship in Cyberspace, 36 Campbell L. Rev. 147 (2014)

FBC | Jan 2014 | Publication

FBC advises the OrbiMed Fund, in a $6M private placement transaction in RedHill Biopharma

FBC advises the OrbiMed Fund, in a $6M private placement transaction in RedHill Biopharma, a public company dually listed on the NASDAQ and TASE.

Raz Tepper | Dec 2013 | Transaction

Planning & Zoning – Legal Update (Hebrew)

Planning & Zoning – Legal Update (Hebrew)

FBC | Dec 2013 | Legal Update

FBC advises Perrigo in the Israeli aspects relating to the $8.6B acquisition of Elan Corporation and the reincorporation of Perrigo in Ireland

FBC advises Perrigo, a NYSE and TASE-traded company, in the Israeli aspects relating to the $8.6B acquisition of Elan Corporation and the reincorporation of Perrigo in Ireland.

Raz Tepper & Sharon Rosen & Sharon Klein-Manbar & Naama Gil & Itiel Ben-Haim & Anat Shavit | Dec 2013 | Transaction

FBC advises the SKY Fund, in a NIS 15.1M transaction for the sale of its holdings in Elspec Engineering

FBC advises the SKY Fund, in a NIS 15.1M transaction for the sale of its holdings in Elspec Engineering, an Israeli publicly traded company.

Raz Tepper & Sharon Klein-Manbar | Dec 2013 | Transaction

FBC advises Israeli financial institutions in the establishment of a Solar Energy Fund

FBC advises Israeli financial institutions, including Migdal and Menorah, concerning the establishment of a $320M Solar Energy Fund for investments in Israel.

Gilad Winkler | Dec 2013 | Transaction

FBC advises The Gores Group in a transaction with Imagine Communications

FBC advises The Gores Group and its portfolio company, HBC Soultions, in a transaction for the purchase of 100% of the shares of Imagine Communications.

Raz Tepper & Naama Gil | Dec 2013 | Transaction

Planning & Zoning – Legal Update (Hebrew)

Planning & Zoning – Legal Update (Hebrew)

FBC | Nov 2013 | Legal Update

Derivative Suit Against IDB (Hebrew)

Derivative Suit Against IDB (Hebrew)

FBC | Nov 2013 | Legal Update

The Reform to the Taxation of Trusts under Israeli Law

The Reform to the Taxation of Trusts under Israeli Law

Anat Shavit | Nov 2013 | Publication

Planning & Zoning – Legal Update (Hebrew)

Planning & Zoning – Legal Update (Hebrew)

FBC | Oct 2013 | Legal Update

Cash Box Companies – Recommendations for Legislation Amendments (Hebrew)

Cash Box Companies – Recommendations for Legislation Amendments (Hebrew)

Anat Shavit | Oct 2013 | Legal Update

Planning & Zoning – Legal Update (Hebrew)

Planning & Zoning – Legal Update (Hebrew)

FBC | Sep 2013 | Legal Update

Planning & Zoning – Legal Update (Hebrew)

Planning & Zoning – Legal Update (Hebrew)

FBC | Aug 2013 | Legal Update

FBC advises Amot in a NIS 97M transaction with Clal Insurance

FBC advises Amot in a NIS 97M transaction with Clal Insurance for the acquisition of Building C as well as additional rights in the ‘Aviv Towers’ Project

Amir Chen & Shay Adulam & Tsachi Hoftman | Aug 2013 | Transaction

Mr. Avraham Well nominated as the first and only Israeli member of the International Insolvency Institute

Avraham Well | Aug 2013 | Firm News

Planning & Zoning – Legal Update (Hebrew)

Planning & Zoning – Legal Update (Hebrew)

FBC | Jul 2013 | Legal Update

B.O.T Sub-Contractors at a Crossroads (Hebrew)

B.O.T Sub-Contractors at a Crossroads – July 2013 (Hebrew)

FBC | Jul 2013 | Publication

Amendment 20 to the Israeli Companies Law (Hebrew)

Amendment 20 to the Israeli Companies Law (Hebrew)

FBC | Jul 2013 | Legal Update

FBC represents The Histadrut in a national labor dispute

FBC represents The Histadrut in a national labor dispute following the government’s decision to establish new private ports.

Shay Teken & Hilla Sachs | Jul 2013 | Firm News

Planning & Zoning – Legal Update (Hebrew)

Planning & Zoning – Legal Update (Hebrew)

FBC | Jun 2013 | Legal Update

FBC advises Crescent Capital IN $20M financing transaction

FBC advises Crescent Capital, in Israeli aspects of its $20M financing of KKR’s acquisition of Alliance Tire Group.

Ron Sitton & Miri Kimhi | Jun 2013 | Transaction

FBC advises Horizon Technology Finance Corporation and Fortress Credit in financing transaction

FBC advises Horizon Technology Finance Corporation and Fortress Credit, in Israeli aspects of their financing of Kaminario, Inc. and Kaminario Technologies Ltd.

Ron Sitton & Miri Kimhi | Jun 2013 | Transaction

FBC advises Clal Insurance in a NIS 175M transaction with the Melisron Group

FBC advises Clal Insurance in a NIS 175M transaction with the Melisron Group, for the acquisition of all of the rights of Melisron in the North Mall in Nahariya

Amir Chen & Shay Adulam | May 2013 | Transaction

FBC advises Clal Insurance in a NIS 265M transaction with the Melisron Group

FBC advises Clal Insurance in a NIS 265M transaction with the Melisron Group, for the acquisition of all of the rights of Melisron in the Hadar Talpiot Mall in Jerusalem

Amir Chen & Shay Adulam & Elad Shulman & Tsachi Hoftman | May 2013 | Transaction

FBC represents Kamada in Israeli aspects related to its $60M Nasdaq IPO

FBC represents Kamada in Israeli aspects related to its $60M Nasdaq IPO

Raz Tepper & Ronald Lehmann & Anat Shavit & Sharon Rosen & Naama Gil & Carolyn Zeimer-Vigodny | May 2013 | Transaction

FBC representats Gad Dairy in an administrative petition and environmental indictment

FBC represents Gad Dairy in an administrative petition against the ‘Mei Bat Yam’ water corporation and in an indictment before the Environmental Protection Ministry.

FBC | May 2013 | Firm News

Planning & Zoning – Legal Update (Hebrew)

Planning & Zoning – Legal Update (Hebrew)

FBC | Apr 2013 | Legal Update

TheMarker – An independent expert is required for the resolution of complex infrastructure-related disputes (Hebrew)

TheMarker – An independent expert is required for the resolution of complex infrastructure-related disputes (Hebrew)

FBC | Apr 2013 | Publication

FBC advises Psomas in Israeli transaction

FBC advises Psomas in Israeli aspects of a transaction with Takadu Ltd.

Ron Sitton | Apr 2013 | Transaction

“Trilogy of Life” (Hebrew)

“Trilogy of Life” – “The Attorney” Magazine (Hebrew)

Shay Teken | Apr 2013 | Publication

Planning & Zoning – Legal Update (Hebrew)

Planning & Zoning – Legal Update (Hebrew)

FBC | Mar 2013 | Legal Update

FBC advises Sufrin in the establishment of a Medical Center in Ramat Hahayal

FBC advises Sufrin in the establishment of a Medical Center in Ramat Hahayal valued at approximately NIS 220M (Hebrew)

Amir Chen & Shay Adulam | Mar 2013 | Transaction

International Legal Developments – Antitrust – Year In Review: 2012

International Legal Developments – Antitrust – Year In Review: 2012 (co-authors: Tal Eyal-Boger & Shira Gillat, Pg. 57-78)

Tal Eyal-Boger & Shira Gillat | Mar 2013 | Publication

FBC advises Monsanto in investment in Evogene and acquisitions of Rosetta Green and the Beelogics group of companies

FBC advises Monsanto, in an investment in Evogene, a publicly traded Israeli company that develops genetic engineering technology, in its acquisition of Rosetta Green, a public Israeli company, and the Beelogics group of companies.

Hagar Keren-Hackim & Amit Dat & Itiel Ben-Haim & Ronald Lehmann & Raz Tepper & Ron Sitton & Anat Shavit & Naama Gil | Feb 2013 | Transaction

Planning & Zoning – Legal Update (Hebrew)

Planning & Zoning – Legal Update (Hebrew)

FBC | Jan 2013 | Legal Update

FBC advises Amot in a NIS 61M transaction with Africa Properties

FBC advises Amot in a NIS 61M transaction with Africa Properties for the purchase of rights in a business park in Rehovot (Hebrew)

Amir Chen & Shay Adulam | Jan 2013 | Transaction

Avraham Well was appointed to a committee convened by the Ministry of Finance to examine the regulatory framework of tailor-made lending by institutional investors

Avraham Well | Jan 2013 | Firm News

Guide to Leading Competition Law & Economics Practices – Global Competition Review – 14th Annual Edition

Guide to Leading Competition Law & Economics Practices – Global Competition Review – 14th Annual Edition (2013)

Tal Eyal-Boger | Jan 2013 | Publication

FBC advises Sufrin and The Mediterranean Car Agency

FBC advises Sufrin and The Mediterranean Car Agency in the organization of a group to develop a project valued at approximately NIS 200M

Amir Chen & Shay Adulam | Sep 2012 | Transaction

FBC advises Kamada in an exclusive distribution agreement with Chiesi Farmaceutici

Representation of Kamada Ltd., a leading traded biopharmaceutical company, in an exclusive distribution agreement with Chiesi Farmaceutici

FBC | Aug 2012 | Firm News

Financial Sanctions

Financial Sanctions

Keren Cohen | Jul 2012 | Legal Update

Administrative Fees in Israeli Competition Law (Hebrew)

Administrative Fees in Israeli Competition Law

Tal Eyal-Boger | Jun 2012 | Transaction

Financial Sanctions and Antitrust – Grasp All – Lose All (Hebrew)

Financial Sanctions and Antitrust – Grasp All – Lose All (Hebrew)

Keren Cohen | May 2012 | Publication

FBC represents Bezeq in a taking private transaction of Walla

FBC represents Bezeq, in tender offer for the acquisition of public holdings in Walla, Israel’s leading internet portal.

Avraham Well & Nitzan Sandor | Apr 2012 | Transaction

Planning & Zoning – Legal Update (Hebrew)

Planning & Zoning – Legal Update (Hebrew)

FBC | Feb 2012 | Legal Update

“A Strike is an Agressive Tool, But Only Agression Works Here” (Hebrew)

“A Strike is an Agressive Tool, But Only Agression Works Here” – Globes (Hebrew)

Shay Teken | Feb 2012 | Publication

Country Survey – Israel’s Competition Bar – Global Competition Review

Country Survey – Israel’s Competition Bar – Global Competition Review (January 2012)

Reuven Behar & Tal Eyal-Boger | Jan 2012 | Publication

New Legislation In Israel – Regulating Oligopolies

New Legislation in Israel – Regulating Oligopolies

Tal Eyal-Boger & Roi Warhaftig | Dec 2011 | Publication

Supervising Class Action Settlement Agreements (Hebrew)

Supervising Class Action Settlement Agreements (2011) (co-authors Gil Orion & Ziv Schwartz) (Hebrew)

Gil Orion, Dr. & Ziv Schwartz | Sep 2011 | Publication

The Economic Protest and Cartels

The Economic Protest and Cartels

Tal Eyal-Boger & Roi Warhaftig | Sep 2011 | Publication

FBC advises Amot in transactions for the purchase of rights in properties in Modi’in and Tel Aviv

FBC advises Amot in transactions for the purchase of rights in properties in Modi’in and Tel Aviv (Hebrew)

Amir Chen & Michal Faktor | Jul 2011 | Transaction

‘When You Want, A Broom Can Also Shoot’ (Hebrew)

“When You Want, A Broom Can Also Shoot” – Globes (Hebrew)“

Shay Teken | Jun 2011 | Publication

FBC advises Amot in the acquisition of Nes-Pan

FBC advises Amot in the acquisition of Nes-Pan which holds real estate property in Israel and abroad with an aggregate value of approximately NIS 450M

Amir Chen & Shay Adulam & Ronald Lehmann & Etti Dolev & Hagar Keren-Hackim | Dec 2010 | Transaction

“Does a CEO Need to Know Securities Law?” (Hebrew)

“Does a CEO Need to Know Securities Law?” – The Marker (Hebrew)

FBC | Oct 2010 | Publication

FBC advises Sufrin and Tidhar in an option agreement with The Mediterranean Car Agency

FBC advises Sufrin and Tidhar in an option agreement with The Mediterranean Car Agency for the purchase of a 11,200 sq.meter compound in Ramat Hahayal (Hebrew)

Amir Chen & Shay Adulam | May 2010 | Transaction

“Tend First to the Poor of Your City” – Protecting the Interest of Employees in Corporate Liquidation and Recovery (Hebrew)

“Tend First to the Poor of Your City” – Protecting the Interest of Employees in Corporate Liquidation and Recovery (Hebrew)

Shay Teken | Feb 2010 | Publication

FBC represents 012 Smile its NIS 1.2B sale of its communications business to Ampal

FBC represents 012 Smile (a leading Internet and long distance provider, controlled by the Eurocom Group), in the sale of its assets communications business to a subsidiary of Ampal for NIS 1.2B.

Avraham Well & Nitzan Sandor & Yoav Hovav | Nov 2009 | Transaction

FBC Represents the Eurocom Group in its NIS 6.5B acquisition of the Controlling interest in Bezeq

FBC represents the Eurocom Group in its NIS 6.5B acquisition of the controlling interest in Bezeq, Israel’s largest provider of telecommunications services, in one of the largest M&A transactions in Israeli history.

Avraham Well & Ronald Lehmann & Yoram Bonen & Miri Kimhi & Nitzan Sandor & Hadar Sive | Oct 2009 | Transaction

The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Class and Group Actions

The International Comparative Legal Guide to Class and Group Actions 2009 (co-authors Gil Orion & Ziv Schwartz)

Gil Orion, Dr. & Ziv Schwartz | Sep 2009 | Publication

Women in Antitrust – Global Competition Review

Women in Antitrust – Global Competition Review (May 2009)

Tal Eyal-Boger | May 2009 | Publication

Competition Among Institutional Investors (Hebrew)

Competition Among Institutional Investors (Hebrew)

Tal Eyal-Boger | Apr 2009 | Publication

FBC represents ABB in dispute estimated at billions of NIS with the Israel Electric Company

FBC represents ABB, in a dispute for compensation by the Israel Electric Company, estimated at billions of NIS.

Gil Orion, Dr. | Dec 2008 | Firm News

World’s leading Competition Lawyers – 40 Under Forty – Global Competition Review

World’s leading Competition Lawyers – 40 Under Forty – Global Competition Review (May 2008)

Tal Eyal-Boger | May 2008 | Publication

A Reconsideration of the Law in the Judicial Non-Interference with an Arbitrator’s Mistakes of Law (Hebrew)

 A Reconsideration of the Law in the Judicial Non-Interference with an Arbitrator’s Mistakes of Law (Hebrew)

Oded Revivo | May 2007 | Publication

Country Survey – Antitrust in Israel – Global Competition Review

Country Survey – Antitrust in Israel – Global Competition Review (Emily Gray, 2006)

Tal Eyal-Boger | Jan 2006 | Publication

The Right to an Adequate Standard of Living (with a co-writer) (Heharat Din ,2004) (Hebrew)

The Right to an Adequate Standard of Living (with co-writer) (Heharat Din, 2004) (Hebrew)

Yasmin Rubin | Jan 2004 | Publication

Therapist – Patient Sexual Abuse (with a co-writer) (Heharat Din ,2004) (Hebrew)

Therapist – Patient Sexual Abuse (with a co-writer) (Heharat Din ,2004) (Hebrew)

Yasmin Rubin | Jan 2004 | Publication