2020 15.01

1. The new ASX All Tech Index - commencing in Q1, 2020/Paul Yoel Stephenson, (Au) Adv.

An article on the new technology index on the Australian stock exchange.  The article was written by Solicitor (Australia Only) Paul Yoel Stephenson of Afik & Co. The article in English may be found at the link: https://www.afiklaw.com/articles/a300

2. Corporate, Antitrust and Securities Law Update

Piercing the corporate veil will be in extraordinary cases and is not the main path. Read more at:  http://www.afiklaw.com/updates/10030

The corporate veil will not be pierced when the shareholder acted to rehabilitate it and pay its debts. Read more at: http://www.afiklaw.com/updates/10032

A shareholder is not entitled to receive and copy commercial documents even against an NDA. Read more at: http://www.afiklaw.com/updates/10034

3. Commercial Law Updates

Design protection requires a unique innovation and character that is different from other published products. Read more at:  http://www.afiklaw.com/updates/10036

Sharing a defamatory post on Facebook is deemed libel. Read more at: http://www.afiklaw.com/updates/10038

4. Real Estate Law Updates

Landlord behavior with other tenants does not affect the clear wording of the agreement. Read more at: http://www.afiklaw.com/updates/10040