Our partner, Amir Raz, commented on an Israeli law proposal that if adopted would recognize IPO expenses as a deduction for tax purposes in order to stimulate IPOs on TASE.
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Luck Genome, which develops social casino games, was founded on 2014 by Guy Ezra and Liat Adir and has ten employees in its Tel Aviv offices.
Luck Genome has developed the Slots Craze brand which provides a platform for more than
sixty social casino games and is considered one of the world’s leading players in its field.
The company is wholly owned by its founders.
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Legal 500 ranked Shenhav & Co. as a leading Israeli law firm in four practice areas and recognizes four of our partners – Dr. Ayal Shenhav, Oren Biran, Amir Raz and Shmulik Atias as leading practitioners.
In the 2017 edition Shenhav & Co. is ranked as a leading Israeli law firm in the practice areas of Commercial, Corporate and M&A; Hi-tech, Startups and Venture Capital; and Tax.
Notable quotes (mainly from clients):
– Commercial, Corporate and M&A: Shenhav & Co., Advocates & Notary’s flow of high-profile technology-related M&A deals included Amir Raz advising Annapurna Labs during its $350m acquisition by Amazon and Ayal Shenhav acting for several funds, including Sequoia Capital, on Oracle’s $350m acquisition of Ravello Systems.
– Hi-tech, Startups and Venture Capital: Shenhav & Co., Advocates & Notary’s key contacts include ‘out-of-the-box thinker’ Amir Raz as well as ‘superb negotiator’ Ayal Shenhav and Shmulik Atias, who both advised Sequoia Capital and several other investors on the $350m acquisition of investee Ravello Systems by Oracle. The practice is also regularly involved in fundraisings.
– Tax: Shenhav & Co., Advocates & Notary advises corporates and investment funds on tax optimisation of transactions, including international investments. ‘Superb negotiator’ Ayal Shenhav acts for clients such as YL Ventures and Sequoia Capital.
– Venture Capital : Shenhav & Co., Advocates & Notary’s ‘extremely sophisticated’ practice is active across all stages of VC investments. Amir Raz, a ‘shrewd negotiator’ who ‘knows how to create win-win situations’, recently advised Vertex Ventures on Indegy’s $12m fundraising while Ayal Shenhav and Oren Biran assisted State of Mind Ventures with the liquidation of its $75m fund. Sequoia Capital is another client.
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Shenhav & Co., Law Offices is one of Israel’s leading law firms. The firm’s key areas of expertise are venture capital, M&A, strategic transactions and taxation. Our team is consistently ranked by international legal guides as one of the best teams in Israel in all of the firm’s practice areas. Our attorneys are speakers at major industry conferences and lecturers at Israel’s leading universities.
Shenhav & Co. represented CropX in its $1.5M venture loan from Kreos Capital. The Shenhav team was led by Gal Hoffman and Ran Cohen. CropX offers an integrated hardware and software system for measuring soil moisture, temperature and electric conductivity. CropX allows cloud storage of the data, where it can be accessed from any device. […]