Our department of Communications, regulation and government relations headed by Avi Rimon, one of the leading lawyers in the communications arena, is providing our clients with unique legal service that combines a deep knowledge in regulation and a vast commercial experience in the telecommunication industry.
Rimon was responsible for outlining of "the cellular market reform" that was aimed to create the new cellular operators optimal conditions for penetration into this market. Within this framework Rimon initiated the 3G frequencies auction for new operators, led the winning in the tender for Mobile Hot, worked on the legislation of national roaming arrangement with which Hot Mobile nationwide service provided within a short time, and was responsible for the company's array of agreements for the deployment of the new network e.g. communications equipment purchase agreements and supporting software and the contract for transmission sites.
Rimon has an exceptional experience in the frequencies allocations, and was part of Israel to the global telecommunications organization (ITU) radio conference on 2007.
Our firm's communications department is providing our customers in the telecommunications business legal services from the top to the bottom in all relevant aspects of law, which takes into account the full range of business needs.
Rimon's background covering two decades of ongoing commercial legal support to Israel's leading telecommunications firms together with his achievements in regulation affairs, do create a winning solution.
This Department took part in many activities in the field of regulation especially in telecommunications and enjoyed much success with the various regulators by promoting regulation favorable to our clients and by halting proposed incongruous regulation. Our experts are skilled in the analysis of the regulatory changes and have extensive experience in preparing legal opinions, position papers, parliamentary bill and internal enforcement programs.
We represent our clients regard to regulatory matters in petitions to the High Court of Justice and to the district court for administrative issues. We advise on regulatory issues throughout M&A transactions.
We provide this exceptional service to our clients and by promoting his interests within the government authorities via: determining client position after examining all the relevant aspects, setting strategy, formulate courses of action, representing the client in front of the government officials etc.
Our activity in this channel produced most significant results for our clients in the telecom field.