A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | R | S | T | V | W | Y | Z
Our Practice

The Commercial department has extensive experience providing legal support to clients across a broad spectrum of industries, ranging from traditional industries to hi-tech (hardware and software), finance, pharmaceuticals and medical devices, internet and e-commerce.

The Commercial department works closely with other HFN departments as well as clients’ in-house counsel in response to their needs. The services provided by the department include:

•    Drafting and negotiating all types of commercial agreements including licensing, agency, distribution, resale, purchase, manufacturing, supply and OEM agreements

•    Advising on regulatory issues and acting as liaison with government institutions and local authorities, including the Ministry of Industry and Trade and the Ministry of Health

•    Advising on data protection legislation and privacy issues including the registration and management of databases, the transfer of data outside of Israel, direct mailing and marketing activities

•    Advising on regulatory and other aspects of consumer protection legislation and the applicability of such legislation to clients’ activities

•    Advising foreign corporations conducting business in Israel regarding market customs, structuring relevant issues, compensation arrangements and adapting international policies, procedures and strategies for Israeli entities

•    Advising on transactions (such as asset and share purchase agreements, joint ventures, mergers and corporate reorganisations) and assistance in diligence reviews and intellectual property analyses, in close cooperation with HFN’s IP department

•    Advising on loans, credit facilities and securities provided within the scope of the Commercial department’s work, including drafting and negotiating charges and debentures

•    Maintaining corporate records and monitoring filings and corporate governance compliance