2020 11.03

1. Article: Of Agreements, Marriage and Common-Law Marriages/Shelly Wilner, Adv.

An article on prenuptial agreements between unmarried spouses (common-law marriage) and their outcome once the couple layer marries. The article was written by attorney Shelly Wilner of the Afik & Co. The article in English may be found at the link: https://www.afiklaw.com/articles/a304

2. Corporate, Antitrust and Securities Law Update

A tender bidder who acts to prevent a subcontractor from contracting the winner may be considered as promoting a restrictive trade arrangement. Read more at:  http://www.afiklaw.com/updates/10193

A company’s employee stock options pool is not deemed part of the company’s issued capital for calculating holdings in the company. Read more at: http://www.afiklaw.com/updates/10195

3. Commercial Law Updates

Expressing a general opinion on a type of products without reference to a specific manufacturer is not defamation. Read more at:  http://www.afiklaw.com/updates/10197

A clear and defined contract "closes" the ability of contenting against its wording. Read more at:  http://www.afiklaw.com/updates/10199

An employee is not entitled to continue receiving excessive wages erroneously paid after the mistake was discovered. Read more at:  http://www.afiklaw.com/updates/10202

4. Real Estate Law Updates

Sellers of an apartment cannot be forced into an agreement when they explicitly state that only a "signed agreement" will bind them. Read more at: http://www.afiklaw.com/updates/10204