Publications| Energy & Natural Resources
Itay Geffen (Partner) together with Jack Smith (Partner), survey mining regulations in Israel, in the Chambers Global Practice Guide 2018.
Partner Jack Smith was featured in an article in "Globes" regarding the discovery of an offshore natural gas field in Egypt and its potential implications on Leviathan gas field. Read the full story:
Jack Smith (partner), in an article published in Globes magazine, offered 52 reasons, corresponding to the 52 exploration licenses, with favorable terms, that Iran has announced it will issue, as to why the State of Israel needs the Gas Framework: “In light of Iranian policy, which is both practical and experienced in the energy field, there are grounds to expect, from at least a portion of the Gas Framework’s leading detractors, a bit of intellectual honesty,” said Adv. Smith, and added: “to be clear, if Iranian policy succeeds, and multi-national companies flock to Iran where they are promised favorable terms, these companies will not come to Israel due to constraints which the Iranians will impose on