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Amy E. Sheridan and Douglas S. Stransky from ZAG-S&W’s Tax department in Boston were quoted in an interview on The Times of Israel

Amy E. Sheridan and Douglas S. Stransky from ZAG-S&W’s Tax department in Boston were quoted in an interview on The Times of Israel

Our tax experts from the Boston office, were quoted in the article, "Trump tax reform likely to boost investments and M&A from Israel, lawyers say". What are the Implications of the recently proposed U.S. tax reform, for Israeli companies and their shareholders? 
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The quarterly research report of ZAG-S&W and IVC-Research Center was published

The quarterly research report of ZAG-S&W and IVC-Research Center was published

Adv. Shmulik Zysman explains in his commentary to the report that the "Mobileye" deal continues to make waves, and that the amount raised and invested in  companies was reduced,  nevertheless this shows willingness of investors willing take risks with larger amounts.For a full review of the report's data in Hebrew:

Our legal team of the international department in our offices in Tel Aviv and New York accompany RADCOM in another recruitment process on NASDAQ

Our legal team of the international department in our offices in Tel Aviv and New York accompany RADCOM in another recruitment process on NASDAQ

Advocates Shay Baranov, Howard Berkenblit, Ron Ben Bassat and David Huberman accompany and represent  RADCOM in a process  to raise $ 28 million, an amount that could rise to $ 32.4 million. RADCOM is currently trading at $ 237 million.

Adv. Tehila Levy-Lati in an article in The Marker on the Silk Road Foundation

Adv. Tehila Levy-Lati in an article in The Marker on the Silk Road Foundation

Director of the China and East Asia Desk at the firm, discusses the Chinese Silk Road Foundation and what opportunities it has for Israeli companies.
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The quarterly report of IVC and ZAG-S&W regarding Startup- Exits was published

The quarterly report of IVC and ZAG-S&W regarding Startup- Exits was published

The reported  figures are among the most successful in the last five years. Adv. Shmulik Zysman, interpreted the data and commented that the encouraging figure in the report is the doubling of investments in the Seed Stage, which indicates the increased trust of foreign investors and funds in the Israeli high-tech industry, which is an important part of the strength of the Israeli economy. 
Calcalist 7.19.2017 (In Hebrew)

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The Ministry of Finance announced an important advancement  that the  tender for the establishment of designated funds for investment in high-tech and biomed, will be traded on the stock exchange

The Ministry of Finance announced an important advancement that the tender for the establishment of designated funds for investment in high-tech and biomed, will be traded on the stock exchange

Adv. Oded Har Even, referred in an article in the Globes to the importance of institutional investments in Israeli technologies and the implications of such investments on the research and analysis industry in Israel.
Globes 7.17.2017 (In Hebrew)

Bob Aide CEO of leading investment bank Aegis Capital, explains in an interview to ”Globes” what is the best way for Israeli companies to reach Wall Street

Bob Aide CEO of leading investment bank Aegis Capital, explains in an interview to ”Globes” what is the best way for Israeli companies to reach Wall Street

Bob Aide recently arrived in Israel to participate in the company's Road Show, in which senior executives from the bank met with a number of Israeli companies examining how to get an IPO on NASDAQ.
In recent years, the firm has collaborated with Aegis and many Israeli companies in the field of life sciences, among them Ormed, Micronet, Rosetta Genomics and Alcobra.

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Partner Douglas S. Stransky was quoted in an article regarding tax professionals on OECD’s PE and profit splits drafts

Partner Douglas S. Stransky was quoted in an article regarding tax professionals on OECD’s PE and profit splits drafts

Adv. Douglas S. Stransky a partner in the Tax Department of the firm's Boston office and the leader of the International Tax Practice Group was quoted in the article "Tax professionals weigh in on OECD's PE and profit splits drafts" which was published by TP Week.

TP Week, June 27, 2017

 

 

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Partner Jeffrey  M. Karp from US office discusses in an article how Renewables Can Play a Big Role In Puerto Rico’s Fresh Start

Partner Jeffrey M. Karp from US office discusses in an article how Renewables Can Play a Big Role In Puerto Rico’s Fresh Start

Adv. Jeffrey M. Karp  a partner in ZAG-S&W's Washington, D.C. office, head of the firm’s Environment & Natural Resources Group  wrote   the article, "Renewables Can Play a Big Role in Puerto Rico's Fresh Start," in the  journal Recharge.

Recharge, 26.6. 2017

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A new book by US partner

A new book by US partner

Author Nicholas O’Donnell’s "A Tragic Fate — Law and Ethics in the Battle Over Nazi-Looted Art" explores the historical, ethical and legal consequences of stolen art. Disputes over fine art looted by the Nazis has received renewed attention the past twenty-five years. While some of those disputes have been resolved through negotiations, what about those cases where the parties do not agree?  This new book published by Ankerwycke Books is the first comprehensive study of the legal battles in the United States over Nazi-looted art.

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Foresight, the technological company has received approval from the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to list its shares for trading on NASDAQ

Foresight, the technological company has received approval from the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to list its shares for trading on NASDAQ

The firm's international department, headed by Partner Adv. Oded Har-Even, accompanied the technological company Foresight to obtain an approval from the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to register its shares for trading on NASDAQ.

The Marker , 8.6.2017 (In Hebrew)

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Partner Jeffrey M. Karp from US office was quoted in ”Offshore Wind” Journal

Partner Jeffrey M. Karp from US office was quoted in ”Offshore Wind” Journal

Adv. Jeffrey M. Karp a partner in ZAG-S&W's Washington, D.C. office, head of the firm’s Environment & Natural Resources Group was quoted in the article, "Opportunities Abound" in US Offshore Wind Market . 

Offshore Wind Journal,   2.6. 2017

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The firm was recognized by the prestigious ranking of BDiCODE - 2017

The firm was recognized by the prestigious ranking of BDiCODE - 2017

The firm is pleased to be among the leading law firms in the ranking of  BDiCode 2017. In the areas of international trade, international trade - China, high-tech, mergers and acquisitions, capital markets, litigation, taxation, sports, labor, and collection and execution.

US office Ranked in the 2017 edition of The Legal 500 United States

US office Ranked in the 2017 edition of The Legal 500 United States

The US firm was ranked among leading firms in the fields of finance, real estate, commercial, M&A and more  by the International Ranking Legal 500 United States, 2017 edition. In addition 31 lawyers were  honored for their achievements.

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Our London Office won  again 2nd year running the title Best Trade Finance Law Firm

Our London Office won again 2nd year running the title Best Trade Finance Law Firm

Also  the office won  2 deals of the Year Awards at  the GTR Leaders in Trade Awards 2016 in London on May 24,2017

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US Office Ranked in the 2017 Edition of Chambers USA

US Office Ranked in the 2017 Edition of Chambers USA

The 2017 edition of Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business has ranked 15 lawyers from our US office.

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Attorney Tehila Levy-Lati explains that the Hong Kong Stock Exchange is planning to launch a rating for Israeli technology companies

Attorney Tehila Levy-Lati explains that the Hong Kong Stock Exchange is planning to launch a rating for Israeli technology companies

Adv. Tehila Levy-Lati, head of the China Desk at the firm explains that through the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, Israeli technology companies will be able to raise money from Chinese investors.

The Hong Kong Stock Exchange is working to increase turnover and IPO's.

 The Marker , 28.5.2017 (In Hebrew)

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Douglas S. Stransky was quoted in the article, ”Trump Proposes 15 Percent Corporate Tax Rate, Territorial Tax System,” which was published by Multinational Tax & Transfer Pricing News

Douglas S. Stransky was quoted in the article, ”Trump Proposes 15 Percent Corporate Tax Rate, Territorial Tax System,” which was published by Multinational Tax & Transfer Pricing News

Douglas Stransky, a partner at the US office , expressed his opinion on the main points of US President Donald Trump's proposal for a reform regarding the recent US tax legislation, which proposes, among other things,  to change the tax system from 35% to 15% in the US to a method of territorial taxation. 
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IVC research center and ZAG-S&W report reveals that during the first quarter of 2017 investments in young start- ups have been growing

IVC research center and ZAG-S&W report reveals that during the first quarter of 2017 investments in young start- ups have been growing

Attorney Shmulik Zysman, managing partner and head of the Hi-Tech activity in the firm explains: the fact that most of the capital is invested into mature companies today can, on the one hand, teach about the maturation of existing companies in the market, but also explains the low interest of investors for young high risk companies.

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Free trade agreement with China will boost the economy in Israel

Free trade agreement with China will boost the economy in Israel

" Each country that signed a free trade agreement with China has enjoyed an increase in Trade

Chinese investments and tourism".
Attorney Tehila Levy-Lati explains the agreement, which is expected to include the removal of trade barriers, so that Israeli exports to China will benefit from an easy entrance into China, as well as imports from China to Israel. 
The Marker, 26.4.2017 (In Hebrew)
 
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ZAG-S&W are sponsoring the MIND the TECH NY Conference of Calcalist

ZAG-S&W are sponsoring the MIND the TECH NY Conference of Calcalist

Senior partners and lawyers from our offices in Tel Aviv and New York will participate in the conference and connect with prominent figures in the New York business and high-tech world.

Attorney Oded Har-Even, who heads the firm's US offices, will head a panel on Scaling Global Corporations from Seed to Exit or IPO.

 

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The Firm Continues to Lead in the International Rankings- The Legal 500 - EMEA

The Firm Continues to Lead in the International Rankings- The Legal 500 - EMEA

The International ranking Legal 500 has ranked the firm among the leading law firms in the fields of Capital Markets, High-Tech, Commercial and M&A.

 
Dun’s 100 2017 edition has Ranked ZAG-S&W among the leading law firms in Israel

Dun’s 100 2017 edition has Ranked ZAG-S&W among the leading law firms in Israel

The firm is proud to continue to be amongst the top firms in the quality ranking of Dun's 100 - 2017 guide in the fields of : International Trade, Hi-Tech, Capital Markets, Mergers & Acquisitions and Litigation.

 
The Firm received rankings in IFLR

The Firm received rankings in IFLR

The Firm received  ranking in the areas of Capital Market and Mergers & Acquisitions.
 
S&W Represents Challengeme Esports GmbH in Multiple Deals

S&W Represents Challengeme Esports GmbH in Multiple Deals

S&W represented Challengeme Esports GmbH (CME), provider of one of the most sophisticated eSport matchmaking and tournament platforms, in its acquisition of US-based platform provider, eSports Hero Inc.

The combination of the new acquisition and investment enables CME to expand out of its current European region and deploy access to its gaming platform and high-quality game servers into a worldwide market

Part of the Sullivan & Worcester team was comprised of Kim Herman and Doug Strasnky.

Business Wire  1.3.2017

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ZAG-S&W LLP was ranked #8 in PrivateRaise’s Q4 2016 PIPE league tables!

ZAG-S&W LLP was ranked #8 in PrivateRaise’s Q4 2016 PIPE league tables!

Israel tech firms readying for IPO window to open

Israel tech firms readying for IPO window to open

An interview with Mr. Robert Eide, CEO of Aegis Capital Corp. about his prospect regarding IPO's for Israeli Hi-Tech companies on NASDAQ. ZAG-S&W together with Aegis Capital consulted many Israeli companies on their way to NASDAQ during the past years.

The Times of Israel, 16.2.2017

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The Israeli company DarioHealth Corp. has raised $5.1 million in a private placement

The Israeli company DarioHealth Corp. has raised $5.1 million in a private placement

 

Attorneys Oded Har-Even, Rob Condon and Ron Ben-Bassat from the American Capital Markets departmemt at the firm represented the company in a private placement on Nasdaq 

Globes, 15.1.2017

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Israeli Hi Tech firms raise record $4.8 billion in 2016

Israeli Hi Tech firms raise record $4.8 billion in 2016

Adv. Shmulik Zysman, Head of the firm's Hi Tech department is quoted regarding the expectations in capital raising in 2017 of Hi Tech companies.

Rueters, 10.1.2017

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S&W Receives Award for Cross-Border Deal of the year from the M&A Advisor

S&W Receives Award for Cross-Border Deal of the year from the M&A Advisor

S&W received the award for Cross-Border Deal of the Year (Over $25 million-$50 million) from The M&A Advisor at the 15th Annual M&A Advisor Awards Gala, held on November 9, 2016, at The New York Athletic Club. Earlier this year, S&W advised N+1 Group (now ALANTRA) in its merger with C.W. Downer & Co.

14.11.16

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Two U.S. Law Firms Look to a Big New Year in Israel

Two U.S. Law Firms Look to a Big New Year in Israel

 

ZAG-S&W and Oded Har-Even were featured in the article which discusses two U.S. law firms, including ZAG-S&W, that work extensively with Israeli companies

LAW.COM, 10.10.16

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US Presidential debate: More questions than answers

US Presidential debate: More questions than answers

Douglas S. Stransky was quoted in an article in the September 27, 2016 edition of International Tax Review.   

In the article, Mr. Stransky comments on the tax proposals of both Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton. 

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Edge Advisory Report

Edge Advisory Report

The September 2016 EDGE Advisory Report is now available. The EDGE Advisory is produced by Sullivan & Worcester's Energy lawyers and analyzes the latest energy finance trends from a legal and business perspective. 

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Douglas S. Stransky was quoted in an article entitled ”Ireland Ordered to Recover €13 Billion in State Aid From Apple”

Douglas S. Stransky was quoted in an article entitled ”Ireland Ordered to Recover €13 Billion in State Aid From Apple”

The article discusses the decision by the European Commission in the formal state aid investigation into two advance pricing agreements (APAs) obtained by Apple in Ireland. published on August 31, 2016 by Tax Analysts in Tax Notes Todayand Worldwide Tax Daily.

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Trump Corporate Tax Plan Could Be a Boon for Advisory Firms

Trump Corporate Tax Plan Could Be a Boon for Advisory Firms

Douglas S. Stransky was quoted in an article, "Trump Corporate Tax Plan Could Be a Boon for Advisory Firms," which was published by InvestmentNews on August 18, 2016.

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S&W ranked in the 2016 Edition of the Legal 500 United States

S&W ranked in the 2016 Edition of the Legal 500 United States

The Legal 500 United States recommended Sullivan & Worcester in 14 of its practice areas and noted 36 of its lawyers in the 2016 edition. June 15, 2016

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Signet Jewelers: A Closer Look at Signet’s Exposure to IRS Enforcement of Earnings Stripping; Tax Experts See Risk of Deficiency Notice for Signet in Potential Audit

Signet Jewelers: A Closer Look at Signet’s Exposure to IRS Enforcement of Earnings Stripping; Tax Experts See Risk of Deficiency Notice for Signet in Potential Audit

 
Douglas S. Stransky was quoted in an article published by The Capital Forum on May 3, 2016. In the article, Mr. Stransky comments on how the recent proposed Treasury Regulations under Internal Revenue Code section 385 could impact Signet Jewelers.
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The 2016 edition of Chambers USA

The 2016 edition of Chambers USA

 

The 2016 edition of Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business has ranked 10 Sullivan & Worcester lawyers.

May 27, 2016

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It’s U.S. Corporate Tax Policy, Stupid

It’s U.S. Corporate Tax Policy, Stupid

Douglas S. Stransky wrote an article, that was published by CFO.com on April 6, 2016. In the article, Mr. Stransky discusses the need for corporate tax reform.

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What the US presidential hopefuls are saying on tax reform

What the US presidential hopefuls are saying on tax reform

Douglas S. Stransky was quoted in an article in the April 2016 edition of International Tax Review and in its online edition, commenting on the U.S. presidential candidates' proposals for tax reform.

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Future for local law firms unclear after EMC deal

Future for local law firms unclear after EMC deal

Lewis N. Segall was quoted in an article published by Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly on February 25, 2016.

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Fighting Fakes Has Real Stakes

Fighting Fakes Has Real Stakes

Mitchell C. Stein was quoted in an article published in the San Fernando Valley Business Journal's February/March 2016 issue.

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The limbach commission: what is it and will reforms make a difference?

The limbach commission: what is it and will reforms make a difference?

 

Nicholas M. O'Donnell was quoted in an article, which was published by Apollo Magazine on September 26, 2016.

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The $30 Million Lawsuit against the National Gallery over an Allegedly Stolen Matisse, Explained

The $30 Million Lawsuit against the National Gallery over an Allegedly Stolen Matisse, Explained

 
Nicholas M. O'Donnell was quoted in an article, published by Artsy on September 8, 2016.
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Lawyers Weigh In On High Court Trademark Tacking Ruling

Lawyers Weigh In On High Court Trademark Tacking Ruling

Mitchell C. Stein was quoted in an article published by Law360 on January 21, 2015. In the article, Mr. Stein commented on the U.S. Supreme Court's unanimous ruling in Hana Financial Inc. v. Hana Bank that so-called trademark tacking is a factual question that should be dealt with by juries. 21.1.15

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REIT Group wins legal 500 US award

REIT Group wins legal 500 US award

The Legal 500 US Awards 2015 has recognized Sullivan & Worcester as the winner in the area of Real Estate - Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs).

June 10, 2015

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Opinion: Corporate Tax Reform in 2016?

Opinion: Corporate Tax Reform in 2016?

Douglas S. Stransky wrote an article  published in the Corporate Counsel Newsletter. In the article, Mr. Stransky calls for corporate tax reform but notes that the odds are slim that the president and leaders in Congress will reach any agreement on corporate tax reform, including changes to the international tax rules. But 2016 could be the year when the groundwork is set for substantive change in 2017.

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S&W Attorneys Named 2014 Massachusetts Super Lawyers

S&W Attorneys Named 2014 Massachusetts Super Lawyers

The following lawyers from S&W's Boston office have been named Massachusetts Super Lawyers for 2014. The recipients are featured in New England Super Lawyers Magazine, which appears as a supplement in the November issue of Boston Magazine.

 October 17, 2014

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Huge Litigation win for ZAG S&W`s bank of Austria

Huge Litigation win for ZAG S&W`s bank of Austria

 

On Sunday of July 4th weekend, U.S. District Judge Jed Rakoff ruled that those provisions do not reach beyond U.S. borders for purely foreign transactions. 

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