Advs. Barak Platt, Josh Hauser, Ben Sandler, Dr. Eran Lempert, Eli Greenbaum, Shani Rapoport, Neta Goshen Brami, Nir Kamhi, Leah Grumet, Basel Sader,Chaim Cohen, Adina Mirchin, and interns Aviva Loboda, Raviv Finer and Shifra Katz, represented Intel, together with Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP and Affiliates, in the acquisition of the Israeli start-up Granulate Cloud Solutions Ltd.
Granulate develops software to optimize the use of computing resources, and will join Intel's advanced software and technology division, which was established last year.
Advs. David Schapiro, Shai Margalit, Inbar Hakimian-Nahari, Lior Cohen Goldstein and intern Levanah Sabzerou, represented Shapir Engineering in a deal to acquire the operations of Fritz, one of the leading companies in the field of logistics and shipping in Israel.
Advs. Barak S. Platt and Ezra S. Gross with the assistance of Josh Hauser, Idan Adar, Ben Sandler, Daniel Green, Dr. Eran Lempert, Eli Greenbaum, Shani Rapoport, Miriam Friedmann, Aharon (Roni) Osborne, Shai Margalit, Adam Spruch, Nir Kamhi, Chaim Cohen, Moshe Pasker, Leah Grumet , Basel Sader, Itay Ashkenazi, and interns Aviva Loboda and Roni Zemelman represented Intel Corporation, in its mega-acquisition in Israel of Tower Semiconductor for approximately $5.4 billion.
Tower semiconductors is a pillar of the Israeli tech landscape, and its addition to the Intel family will combine Intel’s leading-edge nodes and scale manufacturing with Tower’s specialty technologies and customer-first approach to deliver leading technology capabilities and increased value to customers into the future.
Advs. Assaf Mesica, Shiri Shaham and Noa Slavin represented the Aroma Israel, in its acquisition of all the activities of Aroma Tel Aviv. This is a very significant deal for Aroma, which will now operate as one chain throughout Israel.
Advs. Barry Levenfeld, Liron Hacohen, Ben Sandler, Ofir Levy, Chaim Cohen, Ofir Paz, Neta Goshen Brami, Basel Sader and intern Aliza Haber Feld, together with our colleagues from Sidley Austin LLP, represented MasterCard in its acquisition of Israeli AI company Dynamic Yield from McDonald's. Following the closing of the transaction Mastercard will be setting up a significant R&D center in Israel.
Advs. Ben Sandler, Ezra Gross, Dr. Eran Lempert, Eli Greenbaum, Miriam Friedmann, Chaim Cohen, Neta Goshen Brami and intern Raviv Finer represented Intuit in its acquisition of Israeli cyber company ImVision Software Technologies Ltd, for $50 million.
Advs. Ben Sandler, Chaim Cohen, Neta Goshen Brami, Basel Sader and intern Raviv Finer represented Georgian as a leading investor in a Series C funding round in the amount of $135 million in Noname Security. Noname Security announced the raising of $135 million at $1 billion valuation mark.
Advs. Barak Platt and Josh Hauser with the assistance of Ben Sandler, Daniel Green, Eran Lempert, Tali Salzman, Neta Goshen Brami, Tali Har-Oz, Chaim Cohen, Nir Kamhi, Ido Sella, Leah Grumet and interns Shirley Zvilichovsky and Aviva Loboda, represented Intel in its acquisition of the Israeli startup Screenovate which has developed screen duplication solutions technology.
Advs. David Schapiro, Ezra Gross and Evyatar Katz, with the assistance of Asaf Eylon, Eran Lempert, Avishai Oberman and Nir Kamhi, represented Kaylen Sherman, a Canadian businesswoman, in purchasing a 50% stake in the Herzliya Ritz Carlton Hotel from Adi and Irit Strauss for approximately NIS 150 million. The other 50% remains in the hands of the Tidhar Group, which built the hotel that was opened in 2014 and is now reported to be valued at about NIS 300 million.
Advs. David Schapiro, Eliran Furman and Evyatar Katz represented Shapir Engineering in a transaction for the purchase of the entire shares of Super NG from Supergas. As part of the transaction, Shapir will acquire all of Supergas’ rights in Super NG companies, including shares, owner loans and capital notes owned by Supergas.