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103FM, November / 2021

Mobile location tracking in Israel: “Inaccurate and offensive tool”

Further to the decision of the Coronavirus Cabinet to resume mobile location tracking by the General Security Service (Shin Bet), our firm partner and the former head of the Israeli Privacy Protection Authority, adv. Alon Bachar talked to Anat Davidov and Golan Yochpaz on 103 FM radio.

To listen to the full interview (Hebrew), click here.

Calcalist, October / 2021

Clean Money Does Not Mean Clean Air

Yoav Nahir, a partner in our firm’s corporate and securities department, introduces his thesis in his article in the Calcalist: the climate change is an acute issue, and reducing carbon pollution is an important cause, however, will fossil fuel divestment reduce a carbon footprint in Israel? For the full article (Hebrew) click here.

Ynet, September / 2021

Expense Reimbursement or Tax Benefits? What are the Rights of the Employees, who Started Working from Home

Many of the employees started working from home, but not all of them are aware of the legal consequences and remain confused – the rights, the obligations and the disputes. Adv. Rami Landa, the head of our Labor Law Department and our taxation experts Adv. Eldar Ben Rubi and Adv. Omri Davidov are answering the questions and sorting things out. For the full article (Hebrew) click here.

Haaretz, September / 2021

What are the Child’s Best Interests? Not this Nightmare

Yuval Sasson, our firm’s partner and a former senior member of the International Department of the State Attorney’s Office, points out that “The major rationale behind this treaty is to hold the discussions on who shall raise the child in his natural environment. In Eitan Biran’s case, if the court decides that the child shall be returned to Italy, the discussions on who shall raise him will continue there under the Italian Law”. For the full article (Hebrew) click here.

Calcalist, September / 2021

The Israeli Answer to the Climate Crisis is not Reducing the Pollution

Gidi Frishtik, a partner and the head of the firm’s Sustainability and Environment Group, introduces in his article in the Calcalist the Israeli answer required to address the climate Crisis. For the full article (Hebrew) click here.

Globes, September / 2021

The Climate Law: the Crucial Issues are Missing, and it Has Nothing to Do with Carbon Emissions

Gidi Frishtik, a partner and the head of the firm’s Sustainability and Environment Group, explains in his article in the Calcalist why the Climate Law has to address further significant issues beyond the reduction of carbon emissions, adjusting it to the State of Israel and its needs. For the full article (Hebrew) click here.

Calcalist, July / 2021

The SPAC phenomenon: Two-way democratization of the U.S. capital markets

While we have all heard a lot about the wave of SPACs in the U.S. markets, and its ripple effect upon Israeli hi-tech companies going public, we do not necessarily contemplate its long-term impact upon the eco-system for all types of Israeli companies, whether big or small, that seek U.S.-based capital, or for investors that would like to invest in all types of Israeli companies. For the full article by Jonathan M. Nathan click here.