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Jeremy Lustman participates in Israel business delegation to India

Last month, Jeremy Lustman, who leads the firm’s Israel Country Group, participated as a member of  Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s business delegation on the premier’s historic visit to India.  The trip marked 26 years since the two countries first established diplomatic relations, and came on the heels of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit … Continue Reading

Fourth WIN Israel GC Confidential Dinner

On January 17, 2018, we hosted our fourth Win Israel GC Confidential Dinner entitled, “To Consent or Not to Consent: That is the Question!” This exclusive dinner, which took place at Lumina Restaurant in Tel Aviv, included General Counsel and in-house legal counsel from Amdocs, Wix, SodaStream, Gett, SimilarWeb, and Stratasys, among other companies.  Patrick … Continue Reading

Jay Finkelstein Leads International Negotiations Course at TAU Law School

On January 1, 2018, DLA Piper’s Israel Country Group had the pleasure of visiting the law school at Tel Aviv University (TAU) to observe an intensive international negotiations mini-course led by our colleague, Jay Finkelstein.  The course is structured around a simulated negotiation exercise, spanning over two weeks, in which students from TAU and UC … Continue Reading

Tmura: A special evening with the Ambassador of the United States

Our Israel Country Group was honored to participate in and be a sponsor of a recent event that took place at the home of David Friedman, US Ambassador to Israel, in Herzliya Pituach. The evening event celebrated 15 years of Tmura, an Israeli public service venture fund that works to increase the involvement of the … Continue Reading

Ezer Mizion’s 8th annual golf tournament

We are proud to announce that our Israel Country Group received 2nd place and was awarded the “longest shot” during Ezer Mizion’s 8th annual “Hole-in-One” golf tournament at Caesarea Golf Course. Each year, the tournament raises money to benefit Ezer Mizion’s International Bone Marrow Registry which has, thus far, saved the lives of over 2500 patients … Continue Reading

India and Israel: Investments, Innovations and Opportunities

On November 8, 2017, we co-hosted an India-Israel Summit together with  PwC Israel and Amit, Pollak, Matalon (an Israeli law firm with a leading Indian practice) in the beautiful conference center overlooking the marina at the Ritz-Carlton in Herzliya. The event drew representatives from companies, investors, and entrepreneurs from both countries, wanting to learn more … Continue Reading

Global M&A Trials, Trends, Tribulations, and Triumphs

On October 31, 2017, we co-hosted a Global M&A event – “Global M&A Trials, Trends, Tribulations, and Triumphs” – with Gornitzky & Co. (one of the top Israeli law firms) at the beautiful sea-view conference center located in the Royal Beach Tel Aviv. Jon Kenworthy, a Partner in our London office and Co-Chair of the … Continue Reading

Win Israel GC Confidential Dinner

On October 22, 2017, we hosted our third Win Israel GC Confidential Dinner entitled, “What Every GC Needs to Know About Using IP to Protect and Manage their Company’s Assets.” This exclusive dinner took place at the Whiskey Bar & Museum in Tel Aviv and included an intimate group of select General Counsel and in-house … Continue Reading

Happy Diwali 2017

  Please don’t forget to register here for our upcoming Israel-India Summit, which will take place on Wednesday, November 8th in Herzliya.   The program will feature a number of Indian companies and investors alongside Israeli entrepreneurs looking to explore and expand the business opportunities between India and Israel.  We are honored to welcome among our speakers and panelists Dipak C. Jain, … Continue Reading

Labour & Employment Global Law Forum

On September 18th,  we co-hosted our second Labour & Employment Global Law Forum in collaboration with Herzog, Fox & Neeman (HFN) and the Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC) in HFN’s conference center in Tel Aviv. The program focused on crucial insights in employment and labour law issues in Israel and around the globe.  Moria Tam-Harshoshanim, … Continue Reading

ANNOUNCING THE LATEST EDITION OF OUR GUIDE TO GOING GLOBAL – EMPLOYMENT

As business grows more global, the challenge for in-house counsel and HR professionals responsible for workforce issues and employment law compliance is intensifying. We designed our complimentary Guide to Going Global to help you meet that challenge head-on. Click to read the Guide. And don’t forget to register here for our upcoming Labour & Employment Global Law … Continue Reading

India to Bid for Israeli Offshore Oil-and-Gas Exploration Rights

India’s bid for Israeli offshore oil-and-gas exploration blocks could be the first major deal since Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s historic trip in July.  The deal emphasizes how Israel and India are expanding beyond their deep defense ties into sectors such as energy and technology.  To read more, read the recent article in Haaretz. And don’t forget to … Continue Reading

Global Employment Law: August 2017 Roundup

Please see our global roundup of employment developments for August 2017 to learn about the latest advancements in employment law around the world. Highlights include: New Zealand: Pay Equity and Equal Pay Bill introduced, Austria:  New quota for female board members from January 2018, Kuwait: Reform to end of service gratuity increases cost to employers, and Romania: Key changes to labor … Continue Reading

Initial Coin Offerings: The Next Killer App on the Blockchain?

Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) – essentially, crowdfunding the sale of a digital bearer instrument whose sole record is on a blockchain – threaten to disrupt traditional funding methods, including public offerings and venture funding. Their popularity is blossoming along with the spread of blockchain technology and budding global investor interest in digital currencies such as … Continue Reading

Save the Date: November 8th, 2017; Israel-India Summit in Israel

  Narendra Modi, the first Indian Prime Minister to visit Israel, just completed a historic 3-day visit to Israel which included, among other things, a chance to see first-hand some of Israel’s newest technologies.  Together with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Modi toured a desalinization plant north of Hadera and rode together with Netanyahu in … Continue Reading

“She Started It” – Launch of Israel Women’s Leadership Series

We are thrilled to announce the launch of DLA Piper’s Israel Women’s Leadership series, which provides a premier platform for professional women in Israel to make connections and support professional growth and business goals. Our inaugural event will feature an exclusive screening of “She Started It,” a full-length documentary film that follows five women over two … Continue Reading

Are We There Yet?!?

“Autonomous vehicles are coming to America, to the world. This is the future.”  So declared Secretary Ray LaHood, former U.S. Secretary of Transportation and a Senior Policy Advisor at DLA Piper at our long awaited Autonomous Vehicle event that took place on March 14th in collaboration with our friends at Herzog Fox & Neeman. Our timing could … Continue Reading

We are pleased to announce that DLA Piper will be holding an EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Data Protection Officer (DPO) Training Academy on March 29-31 in Brussels. The course is aimed at IT, compliance and legal professionals or anyone who is taking on the role of Data Protection Officer. The DPO Training Academy will provide practical, … Continue Reading

“How Technology Has Changed the Way People Experience Sports” at the OurCrowd Global Investor Summit

On February 16, Jeremy Lustman gave introductory remarks on a panel, “How Technology Has Changed the Way People Experience Sports”, at the OurCrowd 2017 Global Investor Summit that took place in Jerusalem.  Over 3,000 people attended the event, including startups, venture capitalists and strategic investors, as well as over 200 multinational corporations. The theme of … Continue Reading
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