What We Do
Oz, Fuchs & Co. counsels its clients in all aspects of corporate law, international transactions, privacy laws and regulation, Mergers & Acquisitions, venture capital, technology transactions, and commercial contracts of all types. The firms also represent clients in shareholders disputes, commercial litigation, and employment law (for both employers and employees). In addition, we serve our clients in various tax-related issues, securities regulations, and asset management.
Venture Capital and Emerging Companies
Oz, Fuchs & Co. is passionate about entrepreneurship and fostering the growth of early-stage companies. We are startup-focused, and enjoy working intimately with founding entrepreneurs while providing full advice on all corporate and commercial needs of your startup "from start to exit", and throughout the growth of your company and the opportunities and challenges that it faces.
On the "buy-side", Oz, Fuchs & Co. represent private inventors and venture capital funds in multiple types and structures of investments. We understand the unique needs of venture investors and have experience in a wide range of financing structures. Our lawyers have vast experience representing international investors making an investment in Israeli companies and regularly advises such investors with regards to their investments, including comprehensive legal support on all securities, tax, and regulatory issues typically associated with such transactions.
Corporate and Commercial Law
Oz, Fuchs & Co. provide ongoing professional services, to both domestics and international companies, in all commercial aspects, counseling them on all of their corporate needs. Our Services includes, among others: incorporation of legal entities, due diligence prior to investment transactions, commercial negotiations, drafting and reviewing all kind of commercial contracts, including Share Purchase Agreements, SAFE's, CLA's, software licensing, joint ventures, distribution agreements, product sale agreements, consulting and services agreements, etc.
Our lawyers counsel on shareholder communication, best practices, regulation, legal risk evaluations, and more. We regularly counsel companies' board of directors and other senior executives on the full range of corporate governance issues that companies face during their lifecycle.
Employment and Labor Law
Our firm offers its clients a wide-ranging experience in all areas of contentious and non-contentious employment and labor law including employee benefits, large global share plans, and tax-efficient strategies and pensions. Our firm has an excellent record of handling high-profile disputes, regularly engaging in employment and labor court cases and tribunal advocacy, as well as advising on sensitive severance issues and boardroom disputes, class, and collective actions, corporate governance and whistleblower claims, and more standard disciplinary and grievance issues.
Likewise, we have substantial transactional experience and are highly skilled at helping our clients effectively manage the employment and labor law aspects of multi-jurisdictional corporate reorganizations, mergers, and acquisitions.
Our firm provides a full range of counseling and litigation services and has established an excellent reputation for efficiently providing high-quality and timely services to clients at a competitive cost. We have gained recognition for our experience representing clients in a variety of sophisticated and high-stakes commercial litigation matters in areas such as:
· Shareholder disputes;
· Partnership and Co-Founders disputes;
· Directors and officer's liability;
· Injunction actions and other special lawsuits requiring immediate relief;
· Commercial contracts breach and non-performance;
· Professional liability;
· Labor and employment law.
Oz, Fuchs & Co. counsels both domestics and international companies with respect to the applicable Israeli regulations, including with respect to Israeli Securities Authority, Israeli Tax Authorities, and Israeli R&D Law, and all issues involving R&D funding provided by the Office of the Chief Scientist in the Ministry of Economy. We provide legal services and advice with respect to our client's business activities in Israel, such as establishing a branch in Israel, hiring employees, and management of the Israeli based operation (including compliance with all requirements of the Israeli Registrar of the Companies and banking activities).