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Mandatory Employee Health Insurance Notices: Is Your Company Complying with the Law?

To read this article in Hebrew click here. Among the many requirements created by the U.S. Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (the “ACA”) is a requirement that, with few exceptions, companies with employees in the U.S. must provide all new employees with written information regarding the availability of health insurance and certain potential...

IFLR1000 ranks SWA for M&A in Israel

Schwell Wimpfheimer & Associates has been ranked by International Financial Law Review, ILFR1000 for M&A in Israel in its 2016 Financial and Corporate Guide. The review included the following information: “Schwell Wimpfheimer & Associates is an Israeli firm which focuses on advising domestic clients on US law on corporate transactions. The...

SWA Managing Partner Dov Schwell featured in The American Lawyer: Transcending Borders

Dov Schwell, Managing Partner and head of the corporate and securities practices, was interviewed by The American Lawyer for the Transcending Borders article in their special Israel section regarding Israeli companies, investors and law firms who are increasingly investing overseas. “Staying abreast of changes in Israel as well as internationally is key...

SWA advises IDW Media Holdings, Inc. on Corporate Changes

SWA is advising IDW Media Holdings, Inc. (formerly known as CTM Media Holdings, Inc. (OTC PINK: IDWM) on a multi-step re-positioning, involving several major moves intended to raise the Company’s profile and highlight its key businesses. To date, the Company has changed its name and ticker symbol, effected a ten-for-one stock split and made internal structuring...

SWA featured in Globes article on foreign law firms in Israel

SWA was featured in a Globes article about international law firms with offices in Israel and was recognized as one of the leading firms in Israel with expertise in US law. Click here for the full article, http://www.globes.co.il/en/article-law-1001051983.

Update for U.S. Companies with Foreign Subsidiaries and Other Affiliates – Extended Deadline Approaches for Mandatory Reporting on Form BE-10

The June 30, 2015 extended deadline for first-time filers of the U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of Economic Analysis’ (“BEA”) Benchmark Survey of U.S. Direct Investment Abroad (the “BE-10”) has almost arrived. While past participation in the BE-10 was either voluntary or due to being contacted directly by the BEA, this year’s...