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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

Tel Aviv Client Nuvo Group Partners With Leading Israeli Medical Center

Represented by GT Tel Aviv Shareholder Adam Snukal, Nuvo Group, an Israeli company developing remote pregnancy monitoring platform, recently announced a new partnership with a major Jerusalem based medical center. Thie collaboration will enable the creation of “first-in-kind data-driven solutions to assist providers delivering personalized pregnancy care, drawing from a large pool of decisions and … Continue Reading

PPP Loan Will Cause Related Company to Be Ineligible for CARES Act Employee Retention Tax Credit

.כידוע, הממשל הפדרלי אימץ והוציא אל הפועל מספר מסלולי הטבה לעסקים שנפגעו בעקבות משבר הקורונה -המאמר המצורף מתאר את יחסי הגומלין בין ההטבות השונות ובפרט כיצד הטבת ה Paycheck Protection Program   .משפיעה על הטבה אחרת- זיכוי המס בגין משכורות ששולמו .ליצירת קשר בנושא, אנא פנו לאפרים שמיידלר ואהרון כץ, עורכי דין במחלקת התאגידים במשרדנו … 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

U.S. Company Obligations in Light of the Coronavirus Outbreak

For the Hebrew version of this article please click here. The World Health Organization (WHO) has designated the rapid international spread of the deadly coronavirus, 2019-nCoV, (the “Coronavirus”) a global health emergency. The virus, which can cause respiratory symptoms such as coughing, shortness of breath and breathing difficulties, started in Wuhan, China, and can be … 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

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

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

Proposed Regulations for Qualified Foreign Pension Funds that are Exempt from U.S. Tax on Disposition of U.S. Real Property Interests

The Foreign Investment in Real Property Tax Act of 1980, as amended (FIRPTA), imposes tax on gain realized on disposition by nonresident alien individuals or foreign corporations (non-U.S. persons) of a U.S. real property interests (USRPI) by treating such gain as effectively connected with the conduct of a U.S. trade or business by such non-U.S. … Continue Reading

Illinois Senate Gaming Expansion

Introduction (by Joey T. Shabot) Israeli technology companies providing software, payment, and other solutions for the gaming industry are closely watching regulatory trends related to online gaming in different jurisdictions throughout the world. This legal update from our colleagues in Illinois may point to a trend in some U.S. states to permit online and mobile … Continue Reading
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