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Privacy Expert: GDPR Provides Opportunity For Israeli Hi-Tech

Patrick Van Eecke, Partner and Global Co-Chair of DLA Piper’s Data Protection, Privacy and Security practice discusses the results of a recent data breach survey with Eytan Halon of The Jerusalem Post. “Companies who take that into account and create products and software with embedded privacy by design have a huge competitive advantage going to the … Continue Reading

Donald Trump’s America: Financial Risks and Rewards in a New Era…. and Why The Experts Got It All Wrong

On November 29th, we co-hosted a breakfast event with Yigal Arnon & Co. featuring Gregory Zuckerman, Special Writer at the Wall Street Journal.  Mr. Zuckerman gave fascinating insights into President Trump’s impact on the global economy, with a special focus on Israel. His talk concluded with a short Q & A session with the audience, which included … Continue Reading

Tmura – The Israeli Public Service Venture Fund

We are very proud to be pro-bono counsel and a supporter of Tmura – The Israeli Public Service Venture Fund. Tmura’s goal is to increase the involvement of the high-tech community in non-profit activity in Israel.  Tmura receives donations of equity from Israeli and Israel-related high-tech companies and, upon a liquidity event, allocates the proceeds … Continue Reading

DLA Piper GDPR Tools – One Year to Go!

It is one year to the day until the European General Data Protection Regulation comes in to force. The clock is now ticking to fines of up to 4% of total worldwide annual revenue for failing to comply with the requirements of the EU GDPR. To assist your organization with preparing for May 25, 2018 … 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

Jeremy Lustman presents “British Company of the Year” Award

On February 21, Jeremy Lustman presented the award for “British Company of the Year” to Barclays at the 2017 British Israeli Business Awards Dinner that was hosted by UK Israel Business in London.  Other nominees were BC Partners and Rolls-Royce.  Len Rosen, CEO of Barclays Israel, accepted the award on behalf of Barclays.  UK Israel Business … Continue Reading

Announcing Our New Handbook: GLOBAL PATENT LAWS

We are thrilled to announce the launch of DLA Piper’s newest handbook, Global Patent Laws. Global Patent Laws is designed to provide you with an overview of the key patent laws and dispute resolution procedures that are relevant to businesses operating in key jurisdictions around the world. For each of these jurisdictions, the handbook covers … Continue Reading