2021 02.06

1. Where there is a will, there are relatives - on notarized wills and dementia / Doron Afik, Esq.

An article on the advantages of a notarized will, when duly made by an experienced notary public. 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/a336

2. Corporate, Antitrust and Securities Law Update

Store owners who matched prices in WhatsApp groups committed a felonious restrictive arrangement. Read more at: http://www.afiklaw.com/updates/12408

An option agreement that did not consider a possibility of corporate restructuring will not be nullified due to that. Read more at: http://www.afiklaw.com/updates/12410

A local municipality is liable, at least partially, for debts of a corporation that acts as its long arm. Read more at: http://www.afiklaw.com/updates/12412

3. Commercial Law Updates

An arbitration clause does not apply to parties that have not signed it even if they are involved in a dispute that is subject to arbitration. Read more at: http://www.afiklaw.com/updates/12414

A non-Israeli who sues in Israel but has no assets in Israel may be ordered to post a security as a pre-condition for managing the proceedings.  Read more at: http://www.afiklaw.com/updates/12416

The right of freedom of speech is a relative and limited right which does not stand in cases of harassment or defamation. Read more at: http://www.afiklaw.com/updates/12418

4. Real Estate Law Updates

Parties to an agreement may limit the right to record a cautionary note. Read more at: http://www.afiklaw.com/updates/12420