Eitan Mehulal Sadot, Advocates & Patent Attorneys > Herzlia, Israel > Firm Profile

Eitan Mehulal Sadot, Advocates & Patent Attorneys
10 ABBA EBAN BLVD.
P.O.B 2081,
HERZLIA
Israel

Intellectual property > Intellectual property: filing/prosecution

Numerous domestic and international clients seek Eitan Mehulal Sadot, Advocates & Patent Attorneys‘s advice on patent prosecution, but the firm also handles trade mark matters, especially in the retail sector. Head of the patent and copyright department Sally Gillis extends the firm’s reach through her admittance to practice in Australia, and England and Wales. Another expert in patent law and leading the team with Gillis is Shirley Gal, who also heads the trade marks and designs division. Joel Vidal has expertise regarding a wide range of technologies, while Aline Wekselman handles trade mark registrations worldwide. Following a sabbatical, patent attorney Ester Ben-Noon Levy returned to the firm, and the team also welcomed senior associate Yaniv Baum from Dr Shlomo Cohen & Co Law Office.

Practice head(s):

Sally Gillis; Shirley Gal

Testimonials

‘An outstanding patent prosecution firm.’

‘Mrs. Sally Gillis is an excellent patent attorney.’

Key clients

Procter & Gamble

TomGrow Ltd.

Castro Model Ltd.

Michlol Ltd.

Cadence Design Systems Limited

Electra Consumer Products (1951) Ltd.

KSB SE & Co. KGaA

The Gillette Company

Neuroderm Ltd.

Solaredge Technologies Ltd.

Mellanox Technologies Ltd.

Mobileye Technologies Ltd.

BioCatch Ltd.

OpenWeb Technologies Ltd.

E. I. Du Pont de Nemours and Company

Janssen Sciences Ireland Unlimited Company

The University of Kansas

University of Pittsburgh

Applied Biophotonics Ltd.

Shijiazhuang Sagacity New Drug Development Co., Ltd.

Ryvu Therapeutics S.A.

Infrasonix, Inc.

Arizona Board of Regents

ETH Zurich

Microoled

Eggciting Products B.V.

Gruppo Scienzia Machinale S.R.L.

Candiani S.p.A

Agro Intelligence ApS

Ersan madeni Eşya sanayi ve Ticaret Ltd. Şti

Splink, Inc.

Molecular Plasma Group SA

Sliderstraw UG

Enertechnos Holdings Limited

Hydranautics

Albemarle Corporation

Safran Data Systems

Work highlights

  • Handling Neuroderm Ltd.’s trademark portfolio worldwide, including prosecution and opposition proceedings.

Intellectual property > Intellectual property: disputes Tier 3

Eitan Mehulal Sadot, Advocates & Patent Attorneys litigates issues arising around IP assets for a long list of domestic and foreign clients. Practice co-head Sally Gillis represents companies from highly regulated sectors such as biotech, chemistry, clean and hi-tech. Co-head Shirley Gal is another specialist in patent matters as well as the strategic development of brands.

Practice head(s):

Sally Gillis; Shirley Gal

Other key lawyers:

Yaniv Baum

Testimonials

‘They have a very good team especially on patent cases, especially Mrs. Sally Gillis.’

‘Mrs. Sally Gillis heads the patent department and she is an excellent and experienced patent lawyer.’

Key clients

Procter & Gamble

TomGrow Ltd.

Castro Model Ltd.

Michlol Ltd.

Cadence Design Systems Limited

Electra Consumer Products (1951) Ltd.

KSB SE & Co. KGaA

The Gillette Company

Neuroderm Ltd.

Solaredge Technologies Ltd.

Mellanox Technologies Ltd.

Mobileye Technologies Ltd.

BioCatch Ltd.

OpenWeb Technologies Ltd.

E. I. Du Pont de Nemours and Company

Janssen Sciences Ireland Unlimited Company

The University of Kansas

University of Pittsburgh

Applied Biophotonics Ltd.

Shijiazhuang Sagacity New Drug Development Co., Ltd.

Ryvu Therapeutics S.A.

Infrasonix, Inc.

Arizona Board of Regents

ETH Zurich

Microoled

Eggciting Products B.V.

Gruppo Scienzia Machinale S.R.L.

Candiani S.p.A

Agro Intelligence ApS

Applied Biophotonics Ltd.

Shijiazhuang Sagacity New Drug Development Co., Ltd.

Ryvu Therapeutics S.A.

Infrasonix, Inc.

Gruppo Scienzia Machinale S.R.L.

Candiani S.p.A

Ersan madeni Eşya sanayi ve Ticaret Ltd.

Splink, Inc.

Molecular Plasma Group SA

Sliderstraw UG

Enertechnos Holdings Limited

Hydranautics (Nitto Group)

Albemarle Corporation

Safran Data Systems

Work highlights

  • Represented The Gillette Company in a trademark opposition proceeding filed by Kelemata S.r.l before the Israel Patent and Trademark Registrar.
  • Represented Point tec Products Electronic GmbH in a trademark opposition proceeding against Francillon S.A. before the Israel Patent and Trademark Registrar.

Israel > Tax Tier 3

Eitan Mehulal Sadot, Advocates & Patent Attorneys is distinguished by its equal strength in both direct and indirect taxation. The group handles the full scope of tax work but is best known for its expertise in contentious matters, where it represents major Israeli and global corporates as well as private clients. Noa Lev Goldstein has an impressive track record in precedent-setting litigation. Yaron Mehulal has an emphasis tax planning and cross-border transactions.

Practice head(s):

Yaron Mehulal; Noa Lev Goldstein

Testimonials

‘The lawyers are professional.’

‘We value their responsiveness.’

Key clients

The Boston Consulting Group

Biosense webster Inc (J&J group)

Adama group

BrandShield

Fox Group

BlueHarbor Group

Y.G.M investment Ltd

IronSourse shareholders

UTC (Pratt and Whitney)

Meatech Ltd.

Group 107 Ltd.

Big-Tech 50 LP

Sami Bakikar Group

Work highlights

  • Represented Brandshield in proceedings held by the ITA in order to obtain a preliminary ruling authorising its tax-exempted merger with British traded corporation Two Shields Investments PLC.
  • Represented businessman Shlomo Reisman before the District Court and then the Supreme Court in a case against the ITA concerning the taxation of goodwill and the tax rate that applies with respect to the sale of traded shares.
  • Represented Y.G.M Investments in a precedent-setting case against the ITA on whether investments in the Israeli capital markets may be subject to taxation under the VAT law.

Israel > Commercial, corporate and M&A Tier 5

Eitan Mehulal Sadot, Advocates & Patent Attorneys‘ ‘solutions-oriented‘ team has a strong record in advising funds, technology companies and industrial companies on corporate and investment transactions. Yaron Mehulal specialises in corporate, tax and commercial law matters. The ‘very sharpMichael Gittreman has a focus on M&A and corporate finance work.

Practice head(s):

Yaron Mehulal; Netta Shaked-Stadler; Guy Hadar

Other key lawyers:

Testimonials

The firm was highly available to us, lawyers were solution-oriented and thought outside-the-box, meticulous on the legal research and skilled negotiators – they handled transactions in an extremely professional manner; the overall experience was very positive.’

As an institutional investor we work with many law firms. Eitan Mehulal Sadot, Advocates & Patent Attorneys is the “go to” firm when we perform highly complicated financial transactions to tight schedules.

Working with Michael Gittreman was an extremely good experience. He is an outstanding negotiator, very sharp and always has creative solutions, no matter how complicated the problem.’

Key clients

BrandShield Systems Plc

Gencell Ltd.

Kenshoo Ltd.

Eitan Medical Group

Augmedics Inc.

Tene Investment Fund – Ha’Bonim Transaction

E8 Storage Systems Ltd.

EPAM Systems, Inc.

Obsecure, Inc.

SJF Ventures

Movement Advanced Health Services Ltd.

Caesarstone Sdot-Yam Ltd.

Krausz Industries Ltd.

Work highlights

  • Advised BrandShield on the process of merging into a London-based public company.
  • Represented Gencell in a pre-IPO investment round with Paz Oil Company.
  • Represented Eitan Medical Group in a chain of agreements with Hospira.

Israel > Capital markets

The team at Eitan Mehulal Sadot, Advocates & Patent Attorneys is handling an increasing volume of equity and bond offerings on the back of the 2019 addition of David (Dudi) Cohen and his team from Yossi Avraham, Arad & Co.

The firm: At Eitan, Mehulal Sadot, Advocates & Patent Attorneys, we serve as our clients’ partners, helping them achieve their business goals, and provide close and complete legal support, tailored precisely for their needs. In a world of complex trading arenas, multi-systemic knowledge and international experience are a must. We implement a unique multidisciplinary approach, through a professional legal team, which combines the best experts. Our clientele includes private and public companies, Israeli companies with local and foreign operations, foreign companies with operations in Israel, international investors, various banks and industrial companies and clients from the fields of food and retail, internet and new media, biotechnology and medical equipment, software, semiconductors, defence and security, communication, infrastructure and fuel and energy from numerous and diverse fields.

Eitan Mehulal Sadot has consistently been ranked among the leading law firms in Israel within various practice areas by international and local ratings.

Areas of practice
Commercial and corporate: the commercial and corporate department has a strong presence in the Israeli business arena and in Israeli operations overseas, particularly in the USA and Europe, and we support local and international companies in all of their business activities.

IP: the firm has one of the leading IP departments in Israel. Its lawyers and patent attorneys have advanced degrees in many scientific fields and in law as well as licenses in various countries, including the US, the USPTO, EU, the European Patent Office, Australia and of course, Israel.

Tax: the department is world-renowned and one of Israel’s leaders, owing to the firm’s longstanding and extensive experience, and the department’s knowledge and expertise. The department provides comprehensive services for all aspects of direct and indirect taxes, import taxes, money laundering, income taxes on individuals and companies, customs and purchasing taxes, international taxation, VAT, land taxes, national insurance and encouragement of capital investment. The department also handles tax planning for international investors and provides services for international companies.

Litigation: the lawyers in the litigation department are highly-experienced, considered to be the best in their field and have an impressive track record in representation in the largest and most complex cases in the market. The litigation department handles complex high-stakes commercial litigation and represents international companies and leading Israeli entities before all the various Israeli tribunals.

Capital markets: the department provides comprehensive solutions to all of the legal aspects of fundraising for Israeli companies, and is very active in IPOs and listings in stock-exchanges in Israel, US and Europe. The department was involved in several significant transactions and issuances over the past few years.

Insolvency, receivership and dissolution: the department handles all aspects of distressed companies, receiverships and liquidations, stay of proceedings, acquisition of insolvent companies and related transaction. The firm has expertise in the management and liquidation of multinational corporations, liquidation of real-estate in Israel and abroad, insolvent tech companies and start-ups and serving as receiver or liquidator of “going concern” companies.

Technology and high-tech: for decades the firm has had an active role in the development of the Israeli high-tech industry. We accompany Israeli technology companies from their founding, through technology commercialization, investments, mergers, acquisitions and IPOs.

Real estate: the real estate department represents leading construction companies and provides comprehensive legal support for private companies and entities in all real-estate aspects. In recent years, the department has been supporting clients in the field of urban renewal property owners in various Tama 38 transactions, and all types of combination transactions.

Labor law: the labour department provides ongoing and customized support to employers and senior employees on all aspects of personal and collective labor law. The unique and comprehensive support is based on the vast knowledge and experience of the department’s lawyers, in cooperation with the firm’s other departments.

Foreign trade: the foreign trade department provides comprehensive legal support for all aspects of foreign trade, including disputes with various government ministries and commercial disputes, international trade regulations and levies.

Project finance, energy and infrastructure: the project finance, energy and infrastructure’s team includes experts in all project-related legal fields. Our attorneys possess in-depth commercial understanding and familiarity with all of the project’s stakeholders: government agencies, financiers, initiators and constructors.

Private clients, trusts and wealth management: the department’s partners are highly experienced and proficient in the field, and able to provide various personally tailored solutions for the unique and exclusive needs of high-net-worth individuals and families. The firm provides legal services for Israeli and foreign high-net-worth families and individuals, non-profits, trusts and family offices.

DepartmentNameEmailTelephone
Commercial and Corporate Yaron MehulalYaronm@ems-legal.com
Intellectual Property Sally Gillissallyg@ems-legal.com
Tax Yaron MehulalYaronm@ems-legal.com
Tax Noa Lev Goldsteinnoal@ems-legal.com
Litigation Refael LibaRefaell@ems-legal.com
Litigation Ofer Cohen-ZedekOferc@ems-legal.com
Litigation Yohai ShelefYohais@ems-legal.com
Capital Markets David Cohendudic@ems-legal.com
Capital Markets Nir WeissbergerNirw@ems-legal.com
Real Estate Noam Wiessnoamw@ems-legal.com
Labour Roey GutmanRoeyg@ems-legal.com
International Trade Sharon Sufrinsharons@ems-legal.com
Project-Finance, Energy & Infrastructure David Cohendudic@ems-legal.com
Project-Finance, Energy & Infrastructure Elad Reshtickeladr@ems-legal.com
Private Clients, Trusts & Wealth Management Yaron MehulalYaronm@ems-legal.com
Private Clients, Trusts & Wealth Management Nataly DavidaiNatalyd@ems-legal.com
PhotoNamePositionProfile
Adv David (Dudi) Cohen  photo Adv David (Dudi) Cohen Partner, Co-Head of the Capital Markets Department
Adv Ofer Cohen-Zedek  photo Adv Ofer Cohen-Zedek Partner
Adv Sally Gillis photo Adv Sally GillisPartner, Head of the Intellectual Property Department
Adv Noa Lev Goldstein photo Adv Noa Lev GoldsteinPartner, Head of the Tax Department
Adv Roey Gutman  photo Adv Roey Gutman Partner, Head of the Labour Law Department
Adv Refael Liba  photo Adv Refael Liba Partner, Head of the Litigation Department
Adv Yaron Mehulal photo Adv Yaron MehulalSenior Partner
Adv Elad Reshtick  photo Adv Elad Reshtick Partner
Adv Yohai Shelef  photo Adv Yohai Shelef Partner, Lawyer & Mediator
Adv Nir Weissberger  photo Adv Nir Weissberger Partner, Co-Head of the Capital Markets Department
Adv Noam Wiess  photo Adv Noam Wiess Partner, Head of the Real Estate Department