News & Publications

SWA advises Viewbix on Series C Financing Round

SWA advised Viewbix, a video application company, on its Series C financing round for which it received investments from 2M Companies, a family owned US based venture capital and private equity firm, Our Crowd, a market-leading online crowd funding platform, Canaan Partners, a prominent US based venture capital fund, The Social Internet Fund I, LLC and...

The Best Defense is a Strong Offense: Doing Better What You Are Already Doing to Prevent and Prepare for Employment Litigation

Today’s Human Resources (“HR”) professional wears many hats and has an endless list of responsibilities – recruitment, training, performance management, benefits administration, and employee relations.  Depending on the size of the company, an HR professional may also serve as a Director, be a department head with his or her own direct reports,...

An Incentive Plan Checklist

Many employers implement Incentive Plans for the purpose of motivating Company employees. These Plans may include any sort of monetary compensation which is not fixed, but which is instead dependent on the meeting of certain targets, goals or objectives. Incentive Plans can prove to be beneficial for both the employer and the employee – the employer limits...

SWA advises IDW Publishing on its negotiation with Disney to publish Uncle Scrooge Artist’s Edition and Other Landmark Editions

SWA advised IDW Publishing, a subsidiary of CTM Media Holdings, Inc. (OTC Pink Markets: CTMMA, CTMMB), in connection with its negotiation of a historic publishing collaboration agreement with Disney to bring Disney comics to print in a number of exciting formats. IDW Publishing is an award-winning publisher of comic books, graphic novels and trade paperbacks....

SWA advises MobileSpaces on its sale to Pulse Secure for $100 million

SWA advised MobileSpaces, an Israeli cyber security company, on its acquisition by California-based Pulse Secure, valued at approximately $100 million. MobileSpaces is developing a solution to help organizations protect confidential information kept on employees mobile devices.  It was acquired by Pulse Secure, a provider of network security, and this...

SWA advises BuyCode Inc. on its sale to Slyce Inc.

SWA represented BuyCode Inc., a Tel Aviv based mobile commerce company on US legal matters, in its sale to visual product search platform, Slyce Inc. (TSX VENTURE:SLC). Slyce will pay $5 million in shares, cash and earn-out incentives for the Israeli company which has developed the Pounce image recognition-based shopping app. The SWA team led by Louis Barr...