2016 01.02

The Bi-Weekly Professional Magazine of Afik & Co, Attorneys and Notary

Afik & Co. marks the day of demise of the Star of the East, Fātimah ʾIbrāhīm as-Sayyid al-Biltāǧī, better known as Umm Kulthum (December 30, 1898 – February 3, 1975), Egyptian singer, actress and musician.

An Article by Shira Porat Zaken, Adv. on the issue of: So, we had a Chat about Early Voluntary Retirement. Does it Mean that I Quit or was I Dismissed?

Corporate, Antitrust and Securities Law Updates

In case of action in conflict of interest the burden of proof shifts to the control holder to prove the integrity of the action he took in the company

Signatory rights in a company do not enable signature on transactions outside the ordinary course of business

Grants made up to two years before bankruptcy are voided if not made in good faith and for consideration

Commercial, Intellectual Property and Labor Law Updates

Construction of the essence of an agreement will be from its content and not from its heading

An employee that was unaware of change of employer entity will be entitled to all rights from previous employer

Real Estate Updates

Continuous use of a road for more than 30 years creates an ‎easement.

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