2019 06.11

1. Article: And what if the child had three parents? A triple parental order?

An article on parent order and the legal issues that arise when a surrogacy procedure is not duly done and both genetic parents demand to be registered as legal parents but so does the spouse of one of them. Can there be a situation where a child has three or more parents?  The article was written by Doron Afik, Esq., of Afik & Co. The article in English may be found at the link: https://www.afiklaw.com/articles/a295

2. Corporate, Antitrust and Securities Law Update

An agreement signed on behalf of a company without authority may still obligate the company if it acted upon it. Read more at:  http://www.afiklaw.com/updates/9804

A controlling shareholder is not personally liable for a company's city tax debt accumulated before the purchase of the shares. Read more at: http://www.afiklaw.com/updates/9806

3. Commercial Law Updates

A long-term agreement between an artist and a producer will be construed pursuant to the behavior of the parties over the years. Read more at: http://www.afiklaw.com/updates/9808

A person aware of a counterfeit but turns a blind eye risks committing copyright infringement himself. Read more at:  http://www.afiklaw.com/updates/9810

A flight that departed at a delay of 8 hours and more will be considered a canceled flight. Read more at:  http://www.afiklaw.com/updates/9812

4. Real Estate Law Updates

A real estate partnership agreement between co-owners of land cannot limit  transferability for over five years. Read more at: http://www.afiklaw.com/updates/9814

5. Parentage, Surrogacy and Adoption Updates

A parental order may not be granted in a way that a minor will have more than two parents. Read more at: http://www.afiklaw.com/updates/9816