Dentons (JD Supra Israel)
Legal updates regarding Israeli law - Significant recent case law: employer ordered to provide prior notice to employees in a change of ownership transaction.
Employment Appeal 28597-03-11 Dabush Light – Jordanian Locks Holdings (2005) Limited. Decided on February 11, 2015. Jordanian Locks transferred the ownership of its plant to another company. The employees continued to work at the factory under the new owner, whichsent letters of dismissal to the Jordanian Locks employees informing them of their immediate termination as a result of the change
Employing foreign workers in Israel
Immigration for non-citizens into Israel is governed by the Entry into Israel Law (1952). Since the 1990’s, hundreds of thousands of immigrant workers have come to Israel to be employed in various capacities as temporary workers. The regulation of employment of such workers is governed by the Foreign Workers Law (1991) (FWL) and Israeli employers in certain industries can employ these migrant,...