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Regulation / Telecom & Media

The telecommunications and media sector is subject to extensive and complex regulatory systems, which require ongoing legal and regulatory assistance at many decision-making junctions.

Barnea provides ongoing legal advisory services to local and international telecom and media companies, such as fixed-line communications providers, international long-distance telephone operators, cellular service providers, internet service providers, multichannel television and broadcasting providers, technology companies, content suppliers, production companies and equipment suppliers.

 

The telecom and media department at Barnea represents its clients before the various authorities in relation to the key legislative processes in the industry and during legal proceedings and hearings, advises and assists clients in obtaining telecom and broadcasting licenses and ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements. Our telecom and media department also provides guidance in relation to commercial operations in this sector, including in relation to merger and acquisition agreements, and the tendering of bids in national tenders.

 

Our firm also provides legal services to entities operating in the media and content segment, and helps them prepare commercial content agreements.

 

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News and updates - Regulation / Telecom & Media:


July 19, 2018

Supreme Court Ruling: RGE Group to Operate Knesset Channel

The Supreme Court issued a ruling today rejecting the petitions of News 2 and Channel 20 against the decision to announce RGE as the winner of the Knesset channel tender. This paves the way for the operation of the Knesset channel by RGE as early as August 1, 2018. RGE was represented by Advs. Zohar Lande, Adi Shoham, Eyal Nachshon, and Omer Keydar of our firm's Litigation Department.

June 3, 2018

RGE Wins Tender for Operation of Knesset Channel

The Cable and Satellite Council awarded RGE Group's proposal with the tender to operate the Knesset Channel for the next 10 years. RGE is represented by Advs. Zohar Lande, Adi Shoham, Eyal Nachshon, and Omer Keydar of our firm's Litigation Department.

December 26, 2017

High Court of Justice Suspends Re-Examination of RGE's Proposal for Knesset Channel Tender

The High Court of Justice ruled in a temporary order that the Cable and Satellite Broadcasting Council should explain why it did not announce RGE as the winner of the tender for the operation of the Knesset Channel, following the disqualification of Channel 20's offer. RGE is represented by Advs. Zohar Lande, Ronen Reingold, Adi Shoham, and Itay Hatam of our firm's Litigation Department.

Regulation / Telecom & Media

The telecommunications and media sector is subject to extensive and complex regulatory systems, which require ongoing legal and regulatory assistance at many decision-making junctions.

Barnea provides ongoing legal advisory services to local and international telecom and media companies, such as fixed-line communications providers, international long-distance telephone operators, cellular service providers, internet service providers, multichannel television and broadcasting providers, technology companies, content suppliers, production companies and equipment suppliers.

 

The telecom and media department at Barnea represents its clients before the various authorities in relation to the key legislative processes in the industry and during legal proceedings and hearings, advises and assists clients in obtaining telecom and broadcasting licenses and ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements. Our telecom and media department also provides guidance in relation to commercial operations in this sector, including in relation to merger and acquisition agreements, and the tendering of bids in national tenders.

 

Our firm also provides legal services to entities operating in the media and content segment, and helps them prepare commercial content agreements.

 

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News and updates - Regulation:


July 19, 2018

Supreme Court Ruling: RGE Group to Operate Knesset Channel

The Supreme Court issued a ruling today rejecting the petitions of News 2 and Channel 20 against the decision to announce RGE as the winner of the Knesset channel tender. This paves the way for the operation of the Knesset channel by RGE as early as August 1, 2018. RGE was represented by Advs. Zohar Lande, Adi Shoham, Eyal Nachshon, and Omer Keydar of our firm's Litigation Department.

June 3, 2018

RGE Wins Tender for Operation of Knesset Channel

The Cable and Satellite Council awarded RGE Group's proposal with the tender to operate the Knesset Channel for the next 10 years. RGE is represented by Advs. Zohar Lande, Adi Shoham, Eyal Nachshon, and Omer Keydar of our firm's Litigation Department.

December 26, 2017

High Court of Justice Suspends Re-Examination of RGE's Proposal for Knesset Channel Tender

The High Court of Justice ruled in a temporary order that the Cable and Satellite Broadcasting Council should explain why it did not announce RGE as the winner of the tender for the operation of the Knesset Channel, following the disqualification of Channel 20's offer. RGE is represented by Advs. Zohar Lande, Ronen Reingold, Adi Shoham, and Itay Hatam of our firm's Litigation Department.

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