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Supreme Court Suspends Detention of Islamic Jihad Activist (August 25, 2015) by Ruth Levush

On August 19, 2015, Israel's Supreme Court suspended the continued detention of a person determined to ...

Topic: Detention; Terrorism
Jurisdiction: Israel

Photographer's Moral Right over a State-Copyrighted Photograph Recognized (August 10, 2015) by Ruth Levush

On July 20, 2015, the Jerusalem District Court issued a judgment requiring the payment of compensation ...

Topic: Copyright; Judiciary
Jurisdiction: Israel

Supreme Court Approves Harsher Sentencing for Stealing Smart Phones (July 31, 2015) by Ruth Levush

On July 14, 2015, Israel's Supreme Court, in a unanimous decision, rejected an appeal of a ...

Topic: Cell phones; Crime and law enforcement; Crimes against property; Sentencing
Jurisdiction: Israel

Restrictions on Fees for Handling Holocaust Survivors' Claims Constitutional (July 22, 2015) by Ruth Levush

On July 9, 2015, Israel's Supreme Court, in a unanimous decision, rejected a petition filed by ...

Topic: Constitution; Judiciary; Lawyers and legal services
Jurisdiction: Israel

Family Court Denies Suit of Lover of a Married Man (July 15, 2015) by Ruth Levush

On June 8, 2015, the Tel Aviv Family Court rejected a suit filed by a woman ...

Topic: Civil actions; Families ; Judiciary
Jurisdiction: Israel

Contracts Concluded for Book Publication Before Digital Era Do Not Extend to E-Books (July 15, 2015) by Ruth Levush

On May 19, 2015, the Tel Aviv District Court issued a declaratory judgement recognizing an heir's ...

Topic: Copyright; Science and technology
Jurisdiction: Israel

Jurisdiction over Suits Involving Provision of Services to Israeli Customers via Internet by International Corporations (June 16, 2015) by Ruth Levush

On May 31, 2015, Israel's Central District Court approved the filing of a class action suit ...

Topic: Internet; Jurisdiction and venue; Telecommunications
Jurisdiction: Israel

National Labor Court Recognizes Gender-Identity Based Discrimination (June 15, 2015) by Ruth Levush

On June 2, 2015, Israel's National Labor Court recognized for the first time that gender and ...

Topic: Labor; LGBT rights
Jurisdiction: Israel

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

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Last updated: August 25, 2015