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Attorney General Rules that Restaurants May Display Private Certification of Kashrut (May 12, 2015) by Ruth Levush

Yehuda Weinstein, Israel's Attorney General, has ruled that Israeli restaurant owners can present certificates attesting to ...

Topic: Food labeling
Jurisdiction: Israel

Court Rejects Request for Recognition of Contract-Based Parenthood (April 15, 2015) by Ruth Levush

On April 1, 2015, Israel's Supreme Court, in a unanimous decision by an extended bench of ...

Topic: Adoption and foster care; Children's rights; Families ; Health
Jurisdiction: Israel

Sentencing of Citizen Who Entered Syria to Join Rebels (April 06, 2015) by Ruth Levush

On March 23, 2015 Israel's Kfar-Saba circuit court sentenced a defendant convicted of the offenses of ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement; Crimes against the state; Criminal code; Probation and parole
Jurisdiction: Israel

Prohibition on Distribution of Charlie Hebdo Special Issue as Election Propaganda (February 11, 2015) by Ruth Levush

On February 4, 2015, the Chairman of Israel's Central Election Committee, Supreme Court Judge Salim Joubran, ...

Topic: Elections and politics
Jurisdiction: Israel

Prohibition of Images of Children in Election Propaganda (February 05, 2015) by Ruth Levush

On January 20, 2015, the Chairman of the Central Election Committee, Supreme Court Judge Salim Joubran, ...

Topic: Children's rights; Elections and politics; United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child, 1989
Jurisdiction: Israel

Amendment Allows Forced Sale of Assets of Monopolies That Threaten Competition (January 26, 2015) by Ruth Levush

On November 17, 2014, the Knesset (Israel's parliament) passed an amendment to the Restrictive Trade Practices ...

Topic: Competition and antitrust
Jurisdiction: Israel

Amendment Provides Sex Offense Victims Right to Select Gender of Interviewer (January 07, 2015) by Ruth Levush

On December 10, 2014, the Knesset (Israel's parliament) passed the Rights of Victims of Crime (Amendment ...

Topic: Crime victims; Sex offenses
Jurisdiction: Israel

Amendment Establishes the Right to Be Accompanied During Receipt of Medical Care (December 30, 2014) by Ruth Levush

On December 9, 2014, the Knesset (Israel's parliament) passed the Patient's Rights (Amendment No. 8) Law, ...

Topic: Patient's rights
Jurisdiction: Israel

Tel Aviv District Court Authorizes Avoidance of Treatment for ALS Patient (December 16, 2014) by Ruth Levush

On November 23, 2014, the Tel Aviv district court issued a declaratory judgment authorizing the gradual ...

Topic: Euthanasia; Patient's rights
Jurisdiction: Israel

Law on Inspection of Food Quality and Nutrition in Educational Institutions Passed (November 13, 2014) by Ruth Levush

On July 28, 2014, the Knesset (Israel's parliament) passed the Food Quality and Proper Nutrition ...

Topic: Administrative law and regulatory procedures; Child health; Education; Food safety; Health
Jurisdiction: Israel

Provisions on Parole of Convicted Murderers (November 06, 2014) by Ruth Levush

On November 4, 2014, the Knesset (Israel's parliament) Plenum approved the second and third reading of ...

Topic: Criminal procedure; Homicide
Jurisdiction: Israel

Release of Prisoners Based on State or Security Reasons (October 23, 2014) by Ruth Levush

On July 29, 2014, the Knesset (Israel's parliament) passed the Government Law (Amendment No. 9), 5774-2014 ...

Topic: Criminal procedure; Terrorism; War crimes
Jurisdiction: Israel

Anti-Money Laundering Law Amended (October 07, 2014) by Ruth Levush

On July 30, 2014, the Knesset (Israel's parliament) passed the Prohibition on Money Laundering (Amendment No. ...

Topic: Accounting and auditing; Lawyers and legal services; Money laundering
Jurisdiction: Israel

Law on Rights of Students with Learning Disabilities Amended (October 06, 2014) by Ruth Levush

On July 28, 2014, the Knesset (Israel's parliament) passed an amendment to the Law on Rights ...

Topic: Education; Higher education; Special education
Jurisdiction: Israel

Division of Retirement Savings Between Separating Spouses (September 04, 2014) by Ruth Levush

On July 28, 2014, the Knesset (Israel's parliament) passed the Law for the Division of Retirement ...

Topic: Employee benefits; Families ; Separation
Jurisdiction: Israel

Public Broadcasting Corporation Established (August 14, 2014) by Ruth Levush

On July 29, 2014, the Knesset (Israel's parliament) passed the Public Broadcasting Law, 5774-2014. (

Topic: Broadcasting; Communications
Jurisdiction: Israel

Immigration of Same-Sex Spouses Under the Law of Return (August 14, 2014) by Ruth Levush

On August 12, 2014, Israel's Minister of Interior, Gideon Saar, instructed the Population and Immigration Authority ...

Topic: Immigration; Same-sex marriage
Jurisdiction: Israel

Precedent-Setting Decision on Rabbinical Court (July 16, 2014) by Ruth Levush

Israel's High Court of Justice, with an extended bench of seven justices, recently voided a decision ...

Topic: Health; Judiciary
Jurisdiction: Israel

Prohibition of Age-Based Discrimination in Public Places and in Provision of Products and Services (July 15, 2014) by Ruth Levush

On July 7, 2014, the Knesset (Israel's parliament) passed the Prohibition of Discrimination (Amendments) Law, ...

Topic: Civil rights and liberties; Discrimination; Health
Jurisdiction: Israel

Supreme Court Dismisses Petition to Order Withdrawal of Legislative Research Report (June 13, 2014) by Ruth Levush

Israel's Supreme Court recently dismissed a petition by the Manufacturers Organization of Israel (MOI) to order ...

Topic: Legislative oversight; Legislative rules and procedure; Supreme court
Jurisdiction: Israel

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Last updated: May 12, 2015