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Filing Covid-19 Related Marks – Stroke of Genius or Waste of Money?
Filing Covid-19 Related Marks – Stroke of Genius or Waste of Money?

The Coronavirus pandemic has left very few aspects of our lives untouched. In a desperate bid to return to some semblance of pre-COVID normality,...

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What Employers can do to Protect their Staff from Sexual Harassment during a Second Lockdown – 10 Tips to guide HR teams
What Employers can do to Protect their Staff from Sexual Harassment during a Second Lockdown – 10 Tips to guide HR teams

The #MeToo movement brought substantial attention, not just to the issue of sexual harassment in the film industry, but also to the challenges...

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In the Boxing Ring with Trevor Asserson
In the Boxing Ring with Trevor Asserson

Various sports personalities have had Trevor in their corner at pivotal moments of their career.

 

In the late 1990s Don King, famed for his extr...

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COVID-19: The Health and Safety Checklist Every Employer Needs to Read
COVID-19: The Health and Safety Checklist Every Employer Needs to Read

The heavy media coverage and substantial threat of COVID-19 has understandably left some employees apprehensive about a return to the workplace. Wi...

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Learning From the Challenges of Employment for a Post-Corona World
Learning From the Challenges of Employment for a Post-Corona World

Learning from the challenges of employment for a post-Corona world - a British, French and Israeli perspective.

 

The Coronavirus pandemic has fo...

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Why Your 2020 Company Priority Should Be Data Protection & Cybersecurity
Why Your 2020 Company Priority Should Be Data Protection & Cybersecurity

As per government directives worldwide, many businesses have shifted to remote working to protect their employees from the threat of COVID-19 whils...

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As the Pandemic Continues to Rage, Patents Should be Protected Without Hampering Innovation
As the Pandemic Continues to Rage, Patents Should be Protected Without Hampering Innovation
Pioneers, who are navigating fragmented intellectual property laws across global markets, must be astute if they are to benefit from the significan...
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As the hospitality sector starts to turn the welcome lights back on, does it flick a switch for the commercial property market?
As the hospitality sector starts to turn the welcome lights back on, does it flick a switch for the commercial property market?

In recent weeks, UK lockdown restrictions have started to ease, allowing shops to reopen and pubs to pour beloved, sorely missed pints. Whilst the...

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Recovering Your Losses from a Fraudster Post-COVID – How Not to Throw Good Money After Bad?
Recovering Your Losses from a Fraudster Post-COVID – How Not to Throw Good Money After Bad?

Recent events have increased the possibility of fraud as a result of COVID-19 and the ensuing economic recession. Similar recessions in the past ha...

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Managing a Share Porfolio During COVID-19 and Beyond: Key Takeaways From Our Webinar
Managing a Share Porfolio During COVID-19 and Beyond: Key Takeaways From Our Webinar

David Prais, Partner and Head of Real Estate at Asserson, provides tips and advice on navigating the issues which have arisen as a result of COVID-...

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Asserson Highlights: Essential Privacy Best Practices at Tel Aviv Privacy Expert Panel
Asserson Highlights: Essential Privacy Best Practices at Tel Aviv Privacy Expert Panel

Avishai Ostrin, Head of Privacy and Data Protection at Asserson Law Offices, discussed key considerations when curating a data protection program f...

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Bypassing Courts in a Global Shutdown: Can you Save Time and Money on Resolving Legal Disputes Post-Corona?
Bypassing Courts in a Global Shutdown: Can you Save Time and Money on Resolving Legal Disputes Post-Corona?

As the global health crisis lingers, courts across the world continue to grapple with ongoing changes to legal proceedings: Israeli courts only res...

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Commercial Leases: Rental Payments During the Coronavirus Crisis
Commercial Leases: Rental Payments During the Coronavirus Crisis
June 2020 Quarter Day Update

We said at the last quarter day, when the world was first closing down, that it was a critical and perhaps unpreceden...

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Covid Crisis: Are We Destined for a No-Deal Brexit?
Covid Crisis: Are We Destined for a No-Deal Brexit?

Brexit: a distant discussion forced into deadlock by a global pandemic.

Whilst the COVID pandemic is keeping the British government preoccupied, t...

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Israelis and Investment in UK Real Estate- a Match Made in London
Israelis and Investment in UK Real Estate- a Match Made in London

 

June 2016 through until the present day may well be looked at with hindsight as the golden age of the love affair between the Israeli investor a...

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RPI: an index in decline? Revisions to the RPI Index and Consequences for Landlords, Tenants and Investors
RPI: an index in decline? Revisions to the RPI Index and Consequences for Landlords, Tenants and Investors

The RPI is commonly used as a statistic from which figures in leases including, but not limited to, service charge caps and ground rents, are perio...

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Arbitration and the New York Convention: an Alternative Route to Complex Litigation in a Globalised Climate
Arbitration and the New York Convention: an Alternative Route to Complex Litigation in a Globalised Climate

164 countries are parties to an international treaty named “Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards”. This treaty,...

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Leadership in the Age of Homeworking: What Steps Can Employers Take Now to Ensure Business Continuity in a Post-Covid 19 Era?
Leadership in the Age of Homeworking: What Steps Can Employers Take Now to Ensure Business Continuity in a Post-Covid 19 Era?

The abrupt, seismic shift to our every-day life, spurred by the Covid-19 pandemic, has catapulted a growing trend for flexible, remote working. Whi...

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Managing Disputes and Arbitration in London and New York
Managing Disputes and Arbitration in London and New York

As presented by Yisrael Hiller, Partner and Head of US Disputes at Asserson, at the “Managing Cross-Border Disputes” Conference, held at the office...

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Finding the Balance Between Regulation and Innovation in the FinTech Industry
Finding the Balance Between Regulation and Innovation in the FinTech Industry

Fintech Ladies IL is a network for women working in the Financial Technology (“FinTech”) industry. The network brings together women from diverse b...

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Can You Avoid Probate?
Can You Avoid Probate?

When one passes away, their property will, in most cases, be passed on to their beneficiaries under their will, if they have one. If they don't hav...

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Environmental Impact: A Warning
Environmental Impact: A Warning

Planning Permission for any large-scale development can be challenged if it is granted on the basis of no/inadequate Environmental Impact Assessmen...

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The Law Will Be With Us, Always
The Law Will Be With Us, Always

With Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker officially in cinemas, we have chosen to reminisce by re-reading the landmark UK judgment of LucasFilm Ltd v...

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Housing Supply in the Context of the London Plan Inspectors’ Report
Housing Supply in the Context of the London Plan Inspectors’ Report
The Planning Inspectorate’s panel report on the Mayor of London’s new London Plan has now been published. Whilst its recommendations are not bindin...
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Targeted Assassination – Is It Legal?
Targeted Assassination – Is It Legal?
Israel’s assassination of Palestinian Islamic Jihad commander Baha Abu al-Ata on 12 November 2019 once again highlights the importance of consideri...
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Alexa, Are You Listening?
Alexa, Are You Listening?
Tech giants Apple, Amazon, and Google have changed the world with their creation of “smart assistants”, summoned by phrases such as “Hey Siri”, “Al...
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The CJEU rules on the use of Facebook “Like” button and other third-party plug-ins
The CJEU rules on the use of Facebook “Like” button and other third-party plug-ins
Yesterday, 29 July 2019, the CJEU ruled in the case of Fashion ID, a German online clothing retailer, that embedding a social network plug-in on a...
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ICO Fines BA and Marriott
ICO Fines BA and Marriott
The news earlier this month regarding the two largest fines announced by the UK’s Information Commissioner, Elizabeth Denham, one imposed on Britis...
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The Takeaway
The Takeaway
Ever since the introduction of GDPR on 25 May 2018, there seems to be a news story – often front page news – every day, relating to GDPR and data p...
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Asserson & Covid-19

In a very short space of time, the Corona Crisis has transformed life and business across the world.

Whilst we never anticipated a pandemic of this gravity, it has plunged many into uncertain and challenging times, which are set to continue long after the pandemic subsides.

But what next? How will we move forward successfully?

The Asserson Corona Legal Clinic
is committed to assisting individuals and businesses alike.

We are offering the opportunity to participate in a variety of different webinars and complimentary consultations on your specific needs.

For more information or to sign up, click here.