News & Publications

Representation of Luminera Derm in the Sale of its Dermal Business to AbbVie

Representation of Luminera Derm Ltd. and its affiliated companies in a share and asset transaction, pursuant to which Luminera sold its dermal filler portfolio and R&D pipeline to AbbVie Inc. (NYSE: ABBV) unit Allergan Aesthetics, for a consideration of hundreds of millions of dollars. Luminera Derm is an R&D company as well as a manufacturer […]

Raz Tepper & Sharon Klein-Manbar & Anat Shavit & Ziv Schwartz & Sharona Haim Pour - Abramovich & Yuval Peled & Ben Strauss & Hila Zackay & Audrey Abensur & Shaul Mizrahi & Moran Friedman | Oct 2020 | Transaction

Representation of ECI Telecom Group in its approx. $485m sale to Ribbon Communications

FBC represented ECI Telecom Group in its approx. $485m sale to Ribbon Communications, a US company listed on NASDAQ. The acquisition will be consummated through a reverse triangle merger, whereby Ribbon will acquire all outstanding equity of ECI.  Ribbon will issue 32.5 million shares of its common stock to ECI stockholders and provide $324 million […]

Eran Yaniv & Liat Halperin & Michal Faktor & Uri Lampert & Yuval Peled & Ofir Nahum Fartuk & Shira Bleiman & Gal Doitch & Sharon Rosen & Omri Rachum-Twaig, Dr. & Ziv Schwartz & Shani Brown | Nov 2019 | Transaction

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

Ziv Schwartz | 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 | Dec 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 | 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 | Aug 2015 | Publication

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

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

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

“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 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 & Ziv Schwartz | Jul 2014 | Transaction

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 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