2020 18.12

1. Employer’s obligation due to quarantine orders under Covid-19/Adi Marcus, Adv.

An article on payment to employees for forced days of quarantine due to the Covid-19 epidemic and putting employees on unpaid leave during the Covid-19 period. The article was written by Adv. Shelly Wilner, of Afik & Co.  The article in English may be found at the link: https://www.afiklaw.com/articles/a324

2. Corporate, Antitrust and Securities Law Update

Fiduciary rights of a shareholder require a right to review company documents and data. Read more at: http://www.afiklaw.com/updates/11689

A shareholder is entitled to damages for acts of another shareholder only when the damage is direct and not a derivative of the damage caused to the company. Read more at: http://www.afiklaw.com/updates/11691

3. Commercial Law Updates

Using a fictitious Facebook profile creates a liability for the person who activated the profile. Read more at: http://www.afiklaw.com/updates/11693

The tax exemption for a returning resident does not apply to work income even if done outside of Israel. Read more at: http://www.afiklaw.com/updates/11695

An employee who continued to work after deterioration of the terms of employment will be deemed after a few months as one who agreed thereto. Read more at: http://www.afiklaw.com/updates/11697

4. Real Estate Law Updates

A purchaser of an apartment from a contractor is entitled to compensation for a delay in the delivery caused as a result of a delay in receiving Form 4 (Occupancy Permit). Read more at: http://www.afiklaw.com/updates/11699