2021 02.12

1- On the Covid-19 and Labor Relations in the Global World / Jacob (Kobi) Ben-Simon, Adv.

An article dealing with labor law in light of the global changes in the manner of employing employees, which was accelerated due to the Covid-19 epidemic.  The article was written by Jacob (Kobi) Ben-Simon of Afik & Co. The article in English may be found at the link: https://www.afiklaw.com/articles/a349

2- Corporate, Antitrust and Securities Law Update

Showing a bank balance and agreements on income is not sufficient to exempt a claiming company from depositing a security for expenses. Read more at: http://www.afiklaw.com/updates/13016

Dividend distribution will also be approved in a cooperative association in certain circumstances when the profit test is not met. Read more at: http://www.afiklaw.com/updates/13018

3- Commercial Law Updates

An indemnification obligation in a sub-contracting agreement will not apply if the main contractor did not fulfill its obligations.
Read more at: http://www.afiklaw.com/updates/13020

Permission to use a trademark must be registered to ensure that there is no misleading of the public.
Read more at: http://www.afiklaw.com/updates/13022

A debt cannot be offset against another transaction when it is not a fixed amount and without details.
Read more at: http://www.afiklaw.com/updates/13024

4- Real Estate Law Updates

A seller of an apartment that withheld materiel information from the purchaser during negotiations is acting in bad faith and must compensate the purchaser.
Read more at: http://www.afiklaw.com/updates/13026