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הצטרפו לוובינר בנושאי שוק המשפט הבינלאומי, הכלכלה העולמית והקשר לעו”ד ישראלים בצל התקופה

הצטרפו לג’ואי שבות, השותף המנהל של משרד גרינברג טראוריג בתל אביב ולעמיתים נוספים במסגרת וובינר שמתייחס להשלכות המגיפה על מדינות שונות  .ולתחומי עיסוק ספציפיים לרבות דיני תאגידים ונדל”ן מסחרי .הוובינר יהיה זמין לצפייה בעמוד הפייסבוק של לשכת עורכי הדין – מחוז תל אביב היום (יום ד’), בשעה 17:00… Continue Reading

SBA Releases PPP Loan Forgiveness Application

Late on May 15, the SBA released its PPP Loan Forgiveness Application. View the application form and instructions here. The U.S. Treasury also published some initial, limited commentary. Find the commentary here. These documents provide certain guidance on options for calculation of payroll costs, instructions on performing required calculations under the CARES Act, among other … Continue Reading

Israeli Business Immigration to the United States in the Time of COVID-19

There are unique business relationships between the State of Israel and the United States. It follows that there are some unique issues when it comes to business immigration during the COVID-19 Pandemic. We have reported on immigration issues generally following the pandemic-related shut-downs.  These include: Travel restrictions from certain countries; Changes in business immigration processing at the … Continue Reading

הקלות בתחום הנדל”ן המסחרי לאור וירוס הקורונה: לורנס שטרנטל בריאיון לכלכליסט

.לאחרונה, התראיין לורנס שטרנטל לעיתון כלכליסט לורנס, שותף במחלקת הנדל”ן הבינלאומי במשרדנו בתל-אביב, מתמחה בנדל”ן מסחרי ומייצג ערב רב .של לקוחות במסגרת השקעות נדל”ן בחו”ל   במסגרת הריאיון, דן לורנס בהשפעות הקורונה על שוק הנדל”ן הגלובלי ודרכי ההתמודדות הננקטות כעת  .בארה”ב ובאירופה לקריאת הכתבה המלאה, לחצו כאן… Continue Reading

The Israel-Japan Chamber of Commerce Introduces New Initiative for Promoting Economic Cooperation Between the Countries

The Israel-Japan Chamber of Commerce recently announced a new initiative aimed at securing funds from the Israeli government to support Israeli companies with strong business ties to Japan. The emphasis is on hi-tech companies, startups, exporters and trading companies.  In recent years, Japan-Israel relations have been blossoming in the business and cultural arenas. The Chamber … Continue Reading

What to Do Now With Your CARES Act PPP Loan

  :הבהרות בדבר הסיכונים הכרוכים בקבלת הלוואה תחת התכנית להגנת שכר The Paycheck Protection Program (PPP Loans) במהלך עשרת הימים האחרונים התפרסמו מספר הנחיות אשר, יחד עם התבטאויות של בכירים בממשל האמריקני, מעבירות את המסר לפיו הפיקוח על קבלת הלוואות תחת ה- Paycheck Protection Program יתהדק.  ההנחיות מנוסחות באופן המותיר לא מעט אי בהירות לגבי … Continue Reading

הצטרפו אלינו: עדכונים בדבר יוזמות הסיוע לחברות ישראליות עם פעילות בארה”ב

  הצטרפו לעורכי הדין מאירה פרזיגר, אפרים שמיידלר ואהרון כץ ממשרד גרינברג טראוריג בתל-אביב, לוובינר אינפורמטיבי בנושא חדשות הקורונה מאמריקה  – עדכונים בדבר יוזמות הסיוע לחברות ישראליות עם פעילות בארה”ב  יום חמישי, 23.04.2020 14:00-15:00  רישום מראש אינו נדרש אנא לחצו כאן להצטרפות   :אג’נדה  … Continue Reading

Are Employment Agreements Necessary for US Employees?

At the request of the Guberman Group, which provides accounting and financial management services to Israeli companies, including those operating in the United States, attorney Meira Ferziger has prepared an article addressing the commonly considered question of whether United States-based employees should have written employment agreements. Read the article in English. Read the article in Hebrew.… Continue Reading

Announcing Riskified’s $165 Million Funding Round

Congratulations to Riskified on their Series E funding round of $165 million! Greenberg Traurig is proud to have represented an institutional investor in this transaction, and excited to have been part of this incredible achievement. For more details, please click here.… Continue Reading

The Israel Hotel Investment Summit: Take Five!

On Nov. 20-21, 2019, Greenberg Traurig participated in and sponsored the Israel Hotel Investment Summit in Tel Aviv, Israel. Washington, D.C. office Shareholder and Hospitality Practice Co-Chair Nelson Migdal joined a panel, together with representatives of leading international hotel brands, on the benefits of international brand penetration into the Israel hotel market, as well as legal … Continue Reading

Adam Snukal Discusses Effects of Privacy Laws on Israeli-Based Call Center Technology Providers

On Nov. 25, 2019, GT Shareholder Adam Snukal participated in a fire-side chat at NICE’s Annual Personal Connections Elevated Israel Conference. The discussion focused on the effects of the GDPR, CCPA, and other privacy laws on Israeli-based call center technology providers that operate in an increasingly global arena.… Continue Reading

Does Section 1782 Apply to Discovery in Private International Commercial Arbitration Proceedings?

Life sciences companies should pay attention to an ongoing action in Delaware that could have implications for whether they can obtain (or be subjected to) U.S. discovery in international arbitration under 28 U.S.C. § 1782. Section 1782 is a powerful tool that permits litigants to obtain broad discovery in the United States for use in … Continue Reading

A Non-Compete Law Roadmap for Tech Start-Ups in Key Jurisdictions

Israeli companies doing business in the United States have a wide range of states from which they hire employees. As our colleagues in the California, Massachusetts, New York, and Texas offices demonstrate in the article below, laws governing non-competition restrictions can vary substantially from state to state. An employee’s location can therefore significantly impact the … Continue Reading

Loot Box or Pandora’s Box? Regulation of Treasure Chests in Video Games

One form of digital promotion that has recently drawn attention across several states and countries is the sale of treasure chests or “loot boxes” in video games and apps. Loot boxes typically offer players a chance-based opportunity to obtain virtual items for use in a game. These in-game items may help improve a player’s chances … Continue Reading

Mexico’s 2019-2024 National Development Plan

Introduction (by Joey T. Shabot and Manuel Rajunov) The passage of the Mexican National Development Plan (NDP) for 2019-2024 brings with it opportunities for Israeli companies of many kinds looking to do business with Mexico, as it realizes its vision for continued development. Over the years, Israel and Mexico have engaged in mutual cooperation initiatives, … Continue Reading

NSLComm Launches 1st Nano-Satellite Fitted With Expanding Antenna Into Space

Israeli communications tech startup NSLComm launched its first nano-satellite, the NSLSat-1, into space on Friday, July 5, fitted with an innovative antenna that expands and offers high performance and affordability. Greenberg Traurig’s Tel Aviv office is excited to have been part of the team involved in this groundbreaking nano-satellite launch, having assisted NSLComm with various … Continue Reading

Greenberg Traurig Opens in Milan as Greenberg Traurig Santa Maria; Celebrates 10th Anniversary of London Office

MILAN, 1 July 2019 – Global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP, one of the largest in the United States, has opened in Milan, Italy, its 41st office worldwide and its fifth in Europe, as Greenberg Traurig Santa Maria. Today the firm also celebrates the 10th anniversary of its dynamic and growing London office. In May, … Continue Reading

Greenberg Traurig Represents Volvo Group Venture Capital in Mobility Start-Ups Investment

Global law firm Greenberg Traurig, led by Tel Aviv office Managing Shareholder Joey T. Shabot and Of Counsel Ephraim Schmeidler, represented Volvo Group Venture Capital in its investment in Next Gear Ventures, a Tel Aviv-based early-stage venture capital fund focusing on Israeli mobility start-up companies. GT congratulates Volvo on closing this key investment! Click here to … Continue Reading
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