2020 18.11

1. Cancellation of tender - thin line between legitimate and unreasonable /Yair Aloni, Adv

An article on the ability of the Tenders Committee to cancel a tender after opening the bids and then launch a new tender. The article was written by Adv. Yair Aloni, from Afik & Co.  The article in English may be found at the link: https://www.afiklaw.com/articles/a322

2. Corporate, Antitrust and Securities Law Update

Creation of a partnership does not require a written contract but in its absence it is required to show agreement and behavior as partners.  Read more at: http://www.afiklaw.com/updates/11534

When a shareholders loan is granted without setting its terms it should checked whether it is an investment and not a loan.  Read more at: http://www.afiklaw.com/updates/11537

A claimant company in liquidation is required to deposit a guarantee to secure expenses of defendant.  Read more at: http://www.afiklaw.com/updates/11539

3. Commercial Law Updates

A technical defect in a guarantee can be remedied even if its wording does not match the wording of the tender's guarantee which was attached to the tender documents. Read more at: http://www.afiklaw.com/updates/11541

In order to prevent deceptive similarity between two competing marks it is enough to limit the similar mark in a manner which will prevent such deception. Read more at: http://www.afiklaw.com/updates/11543

4. Real Estate Law Updates

Sale of asset on the 15th day of publication of a bettering zoning plan is not subject to land betterment levy on such plan.  Read more at: http://www.afiklaw.com/updates/11545