Mr Eyal Roy Sage > AYR – Amar Reiter Jeanne Shochatovitch & Co > Bnei Brak, Israel > Lawyer Profile

AYR – Amar Reiter Jeanne Shochatovitch & Co
CHAMPION TOWER, FLOORS 28, 39-40
30 SHESHET HAYAMIM RD
BNEI BRAK 5120261
Israel
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Work Department

IP/IT, media and telecoms, antitrust/competition.

Position

Eyal’s practice concentrates in competition law, technology, media and telecommunications law, intellectual property law and privacy law. He regularly advises long-standing clients which include a leading international software company, a large Israeli telecom operator and energy companies. Eyal has also participated in the defence of complex class actions related to abuse of dominance, price fixing, resale price maintenance, monopolisation, predatory pricing, refusal to deal, intellectual property/antitrust issues and technological and other tying. He regularly advises foreign companies on Israel law, and, speaking both English and Hebrew fluently, is experienced in simultaneously handling cases in both languages. He was the only private practitioner to have been commended by a parliamentary committee which modernised Israel’s copyright law for his contribution to the hearings, and is a leading adviser on music licensing. He is recommended in The Legal 500: Europe, Middle East & Africa 2013’s editorial in both competition and intellectual property, where his expertise is described as “second to none”. He is also recognised by the 2013 edition of Legal Experts EMEA in the areas of competition, IT and telecoms, and intellectual property. He speaks and writes regularly on antitrust, privacy and data protection, encryption and trade controls, and intellectual property. Eyal contributed to the chapter on Israel of the The American Bar Association’s “Antitrust Issues in Intellectual Property Licensing Transactions.”

Career

Attorney at Covington & Burling (Brussels) 1994-1996. Attorney at Ron Gazit, Rotenberg & Co. 1996 – 2000. Partner at Ron Gazit, Rotenberg & Co. 2000-2010. One of the founding partners at AYR – 2010 –

Languages

English Hebrew French Dutch German.

Memberships

Admitted in Israel – 1994. Admitted in New York – 2002. Admitted in England and Wales (2005 – non-practicing solicitor).

Education

Hebrew University of Jerusalem (LL.B., 1991) London School of Economics and Political Science (LL.M., 1992).

Lawyer Rankings

Israel > Telecoms and media

(Leading individuals)

Eyal Roy SageAYR – Amar Reiter Jeanne Shochatovitch & Co

AYR – Amar Reiter Jeanne Shochatovitch & Co counts the Israeli Public Broadcast Corporation as a long-standing client and also advises a strong client list of TV operators, radio stations, internet connectivity services, and technology multinationals. The practice is headed up by Eyal Roy Sage, who an expert in the interplay between technology and competition law and a privacy and data protection practitioner. Associate Shir Shoshany-Katz is also active in data mandates, as well as IP and internet-related matters.

Israel > Intellectual property > Intellectual property: commercial/transactions

Alongside patent licensing, AYR – Amar Reiter Jeanne Shochatovitch & Co also handles trade marks and all aspects of copyright commercialisation. The firm won a public tender to advise the Israel Public Broadcasting Corporation on all IP issues. An expert in matters at the intersection of competition law and IP, Eyal Roy Sage leads the team and clients additionally benefit from his know-how in privacy and data. He also serves as co-chair of the Tel Aviv Chapter of the International Association of Privacy Professionals.