Competition & Antitrust Law
Yossi Levy & Co. is one of the most experienced firms in the field of antitrust law. The firm provides ongoing representation to public and private companies and government bodies in all aspects of antitrust law, competition, and concentration.
We provide ongoing counsel and assist the activities of leading clients in Israel in various sectors, including energy, infrastructure, telecommunications, finance, food, retail, and high-tech.
Our Antitrust Department provides regular opinions to clients, assisting complex transactions in all aspects of competition. Furthermore, we specialize in representing clients before Israel’s Antitrust Authority, the Antitrust Tribunal and the Supreme Court. We also specialize in representing clients in class action suits and private claims on the grounds of Israel’s Restrictive Trade Practices Law. Our Antitrust Department further specializes in assisting and representing clients in criminal proceedings pursuant to the Restrictive Trade Practices Law and its accompanying laws, as well as in criminal investigations conducted by the Antitrust Authority. We have provided representation in most of the criminal cases managed in Israel under the Restrictive Trade Practices Law.
Our firm assisted in the legislation of the Concentration Law and continues to provide advice to statutory bodies and government companies regarding its proper implementation.
The retired judge Jonathan Adiel, who served as acting judge of the Supreme Court and the President of the Antitrust Tribunal for numerous years, is one of our advisors.
Representative Experience in Antitrust Law:
The companies and entities represented by our Antitrust Department include: the Israel Airports Authority, the Israel Ports Company & Asset Company, the Israel Postal Company, Inbal Insurance Company, the Ministry of Finance, the Ministry of Environmental Protection, General Electric Group, Alstom Group, LG Group, Visa Europe, Bombardier, L’Oreal Group, Tnuva Group, Clalit Health Services, Partner Communications, the Electra Group, Clalit Health Services, Keter Publishing House, Bezeq, Sonol Group, Superbus and many other leading companies.