Publications

| Antitrust & Competition
January 10th, 2018

Partner Avner Finkelshtein surveys the proposed reform to the Israeli Antitrust Law.

Partner Avner Finkelshtein surveys the proposed reform to the Israeli Antitrust Law. For further reading:

September 8th, 2017

Gornitzky's Antitrust team, led by Avner Finkelshtein, in a client update on the Supreme Court's decision in the class action against a cartel.

February 16th, 2016

Elite Elkon (Partner) surveys the major changes anticipated to take place in the Israeli Credit Market in a featured article in the prominent UK legal magazine - "The Lawyer"

Elite Elkon (Partner) surveys the major changes anticipated to take place in the Israeli Credit Market, mainly aimed to reduce concentration and to increase and diversify the sources of credit for retail and SMEs, in a featured article in the prominent UK legal magazine - "The Lawyer". In her article, regarding financial law in Israel, Mrs. Elkon sheds light on the changes and new contemplated opportunities arising, including, among others, The Shtrum committees' recommendations to sell the major Israeli credit card companies held by the country's leading banks and easing the regulatory regime on payment card companies.  

 

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March 21st, 2014

In his article, Avner Finkelshtein writes about the negative effects of price control on competition. He argues that price control can lead to situations where competitors adopt the maximum price allowed and in doing so create a uniform market price. In essence, he believes that price control creates a cartel sanctioned by the law.

Hebrew Item
August 13th, 2013

In the G-Competition newsletter, Avner Finkelshtein (Partner), Sagit Ohana-Livne (Partner) and Ehud Katzenelson give an overview of the Israel Antitrust Authority's restrictions on the disclosure of information within the framework of a due diligence process.

August 1st, 2011

Does the social justice atmosphere change the expectation of companies' major shareholders to act more responsibly?

Hebrew Item
November 9th, 2017

Partner Avner Finkelshtein surveys the Antitrust Law reform. For further reading (Hebrew):

Partner Avner Finkelshtein surveys the Antitrust Law reform. For further reading (Hebrew):

June 7th, 2017

Avner Finkelshtein, Head of Antitrust, in a client update on the European Commission's decision to fine Facebook.

March 29th, 2015

In their article published by Chambers Global, Gur Y. Savir and Yoav Meer give an overview of recent developments in the Israeli economy, including major legislative amendments enacted by the government, such as those to the Companies Law and the “Anti-Concentration Law”, as well as other regulatory developments.

January 17th, 2014

In his article "Supersol Conviction: the Dam Has Been Broken," Adv. Avner Finkelshtein analyzes the precedential (criminal) conviction of Supersol of an attempted restrictive arrangement between a wholesaler and retailer. In his survey of the ruling, Avner criticizes the Court for not distinguishing between vertical agreements and horizontal agreements, and covers the legal prohibitions regarding a vertical arrangement.

Hebrew Item
October 23rd, 2011

Mr. Pinhas Rubin analyzes possible implications of the expected recommendations of the Committee to Increase Competitiveness in the Economy

Hebrew Item