High-tech & Venture Capital
We regularly advise international and Israeli technology companies, entrepreneurs, start-ups and investors on a broad range of technology-related transactions.
Our focus on cross-border work and on a select number of practice areas enables our partner-led teams to provide expert advice to international and Israeli technology companies, entrepreneurs, startups and investors.
New Standard Contractual Clauses published
GDPR permits data transfers to countries outside the EU / EEA only if certain safeguards are implemented to ensure an adequate level of data protection in the country of the data importer. The most common safeguard for securing such transfers are the so-called ‘standard contractual clauses’ (“SCCs”). On 4 June 2021, the EU Commission published […]
ERM advises Kape on a financing transaction.
ERM advises Kape and its 6 Israeli subsidiaries on a financing transaction across the bank of Ireland, Barclays, BNPP. The Israeli subsidiaries were required to provide a broad set of securities to the banks. Asaf Rimon, Partner of ERM’s Corporate and M&A practice acted for Kape together with associates Adi Rafaeli and Jonathan Zerker. For media coverage of the deal in […]
We have gained extensive across-the-board experience advising clients operating in Israel’s most dynamic technological sectors, including: fin-tech; software; cyber-security; media; gaming; digital advertising; smart city; telecommunications; mobile; internet; biopharmaceutical and medical devices.
We have long-standing partnerships with our start-up clients. We contribute to their growth from the inception and structuring phase, through to the protection of their technology and IP, their fund raising rounds and day-to-day operations, and to the negotiation and completion of their sale or IPO and beyond.
We have extensive experience advising technology clients in relation to a wide spectrum of commercial transactions, including: licensing agreements; outsourcing agreements; co-development agreements; manufacturing agreements; distribution agreements and agency agreements.
We assist our technology clients with the protection and exploitation of their intellectual property and have extensive expertise in intellectual property-related transactions.
We have a number of clients that run accelerator programmes and regularly partner with them to run workshops for our start-ups. These include: Israel Tech Challenge, LeumiTech, WPP, William Hill and Innogy.
Among our clients are Vodafone, Crossrider, Innogy, Vertex Venture Capital, Adler Chomski Group, Anatomy, Medical Technologies, Maverick Ventures, Karamba Security, Marimedia, RocketPlay, Songo Media, Israel Venture Network and others.
International Legal Directories
The major legal directories regularly recognise our technology practice as a market leader.