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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

New Law on Encouragement of Competition in the Food Sector (May 30, 2014) by Ruth Levush

On March 19, 2014, the Knesset (Israel's parliament) passed the Law for Encouragement of Competitiveness in ...

Topic: Competition and antitrust; Economics and public finance; Food industry
Jurisdiction: Israel

New Basic Law on Requirements for Approval of Territorial Concessions (May 22, 2014) by Ruth Levush

On March 12, 2014, the Knesset (Israel's parliament) passed a new basic law. Basic Law: ...

Topic: Sovereignty
Jurisdiction: Israel

Granting of E-2 Equivalent Visas to American Investors (May 22, 2014) by Ruth Levush

On March 30, 2014, the Israeli government adopted a decision on the "[d]etermination of an arrangement ...

Topic: Foreign investments; Visas and passports
Jurisdiction: Israel

New Law on National Civilian Service Obligations for Yeshiva Students (April 02, 2014) by Ruth Levush

On March 12, 2014, the Knesset (Israel's parliament) passed new legislation regulating national civilian service obligations ...

Topic: Education; National and community service
Jurisdiction: Israel

Amendment Law Imposes Military Draft and National Service Obligations on Yeshiva Students (March 31, 2014) by Ruth Levush

On March 12, 2014, the Knesset (Israel's parliament) approved an amendment to the Defense Service Law ...

Topic: Military service; National and community service
Jurisdiction: Israel

Use of Virtual Means Does Not Lessen Criminal Responsibility, Punishment (February 12, 2014) by Ruth Levush

On February 5, 2014, the Supreme Court of Israel unanimously rejected an appeal of a penalty ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement; Sentencing; Terrorism
Jurisdiction: Israel

State Will Stop Funding for Yeshiva Students Who Are Not Being Drafted (February 06, 2014) by Ruth Levush

On February 4, 2014, Israel's High Court of Justice, in an extended bench decision of eight ...

Topic: Education; Military service
Jurisdiction: Israel

Prohibition of Online Distribution of Sexual Images Without Consent (January 10, 2014) by Ruth Levush

On January 6, 2014, the Knesset (Israel's parliament) approved an amendment to the Prevention of Sexual ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement; Internet; Sex offenses
Jurisdiction: Israel

New Directives on Use of Marijuana for Medical Purposes (January 06, 2014) by Ruth Levush

On December 15, 2013, the Israeli government approved new directives for the ...

Topic: Health; Prescription drugs
Jurisdiction: Israel

Law on Minimizing Market Centralization and Promoting Economic Competition (December 18, 2013) by Ruth Levush

On December 9, 2013, the Knesset (Israel's parliament) passed the Law for Promoting Competition and Minimization ...

Topic: Economic development; Economics and public finance
Jurisdiction: Israel

Property Division in Divorce Agreement Voided After Wife Discovers Husband's Fraudulent Double Life (December 06, 2013) by Ruth Levush

Judge Tova Sivan, President of the Tel Aviv Family Court, established a new precedent in her ...

Topic: Civil law; Divorce; Families; Marriage and family status
Jurisdiction: Israel

Implementation of CERN Protocol on Privileges and Immunities (November 18, 2013) by Ruth Levush

On November 11, 2013, the Knesset (Israel's parliament) passed the Law for the Implementation of the ...

Topic: International organizations; Research and development; Science and technology
Jurisdiction: Israel

Minimum Marriage Age Raised to 18 (November 12, 2013) by Ruth Levush

On November 4, 2013, the Knesset passed the Marriage Age Law (Amendment No. 6), 5774-2013 (Israel's ...

Topic: Marriage and family status
Jurisdiction: Israel

Repeal of Law Authorizing Three-Year Detention of "Infiltrators" (September 24, 2013) by Ruth Levush

On September 16, 2013, Israel's High Court, with an extended bench of nine justices, repealed the ...

Topic: Immigration and nationality
Jurisdiction: Israel

Convicted Felon Denied Immigration Status Under Law of Return (September 11, 2013) by Ruth Levush

On August 22, 2013, Israel's High Court of Justice (H.C.J.) rejected a petition against the Ministry ...

Topic: Immigration and nationality
Jurisdiction: Israel

Court Upholds Government Decision to Release Convicted Palestinians (August 27, 2013) by Ruth Levush

On August 11, 2013, the Israeli High Court of Justice rejected a petition by Almagor, ...

Topic: Executive power; Terrorism
Jurisdiction: Israel

Law Passed to Fight Use of Substances Akin to Dangerous Drugs (August 20, 2013) by Ruth Levush

On July 31, 2013, the Knesset (Israel's parliament) passed the Law on Combating the Phenomenon of ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement
Jurisdiction: Israel

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Last updated: July 16, 2014