Legislation

Insurance Contract Law – 1981

 Chapter One: Provisions for All Classes of Insurance Article One: Insurance Contract 1. An insurance contract is a contract between an Insurer and an Insured which obligates the Insurer, in consideration of insurance premium, to pay insurance benefits to the beneficiary upon the occurrence of the event Insured against. What is an Insurance contract?  

January 29th, 2017|Categories: Insurance Law, Legislation|

Carriage By Air Law – 1980

1. In this Law - "The Warsaw Convention" -- Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules Relating to International Carriage by Air, signed at Warsaw on 12th October, 1929, and published in the Official Gazette;   "The Hague Protocol" -- Protocol to Amend the Warsaw Convention, signed at the Hague on the 28th September, 1955,

August 20th, 2016|Categories: Legislation, Tort Laws|

Bailees Law 1967

1. (a) Holding property by way of bailment is the lawful possession thereof, otherwise than by virtue of ownership. (b) The bailee of property who himself derives no benefit from the bailment, is a gratuitous bailee. (c) The bailee of property who receives consideration for or derives some other benefit from the bailment, and who

August 20th, 2016|Categories: Legislation, Tort Laws|

Liability for Defective Products Law, 1980

In this Law - "Manufacturer" - a person who is engaged, for commercial purposes, in the manufacture or assembly of products, including - (1) a person who represents himself as the manufacturer of a product by using his name or trade mark or in any other manner; (2) an importer, for commercial purposes, of a

August 20th, 2016|Categories: Legislation, Tort Laws|

Tort Ordinance (New Version)- Updated to March 2015

Chapter One: Interpretation 1. Subject to the Interpretation Ordinance, this Ordinance will be interpreted in accordance with the principles of legal interpretation obtaining in England, and expressions used in it will be presumed, so far as is consistent with their context, and except as may be otherwise expressly provided, to be used with the meaning

August 20th, 2016|Categories: Legislation, Tort Laws|

Road Accident Victims Compensation Law – 1975

  Chapter One: Interpretation  1. In this Law - "Road accident" - an occurrence in which bodily damage is caused to a person as a result of the use of a motor vehicle, for purpose of transportation; an event caused as a result of an ctexplosion or catching fire of the vehicle, caused by an

August 20th, 2016|Categories: Legislation, Tort Laws|

Prescription Law 1958

Chapter One: Principles of Prescription  1. In this Law - "Court" - any judicial authority and any arbitrator, but does not include a religious court ; "Action" - any civil proceeding before a court; "Land" -  land of any category and any right or interest in land, and any thing permanently fixed to land and

August 20th, 2016|Categories: Legislation, Limition|

Chapter Four: Control of Insurance Business

Chapter Four: Control of Insurance Business   Article One: Limitations on Conduct of Business   35. The Minister of Finance may, with the approval of the Finance Committee of the Knesset, enact by regulations, for all Insurers or particular categories of Insurers, provisions as to a minimum issued and paid-up share capital and a minimum

August 20th, 2016|Categories: Insurance Law, Legislation|

Clean Air Law 2008

This is an unofficial translation. The binding version is the official Hebrew text. Readers are consequently advised to consult qualified professional counsel before making any decision in connection with the enactment, which is here presented in translation for their general information only.   Chapter One: Objectives and Interpretation Objectives of the Law The purpose of

August 20th, 2016|Categories: Environment, Legislation|

Non-Ionizing Radiation Law, 2006∗

  Chapter A: Purposes of the Law The purpose of this Law is to protect the public and the environment from the effects of non – ionizing radiation exposure and regulate the operations in sources of radiation the establishment operation thereof and provision of services for the measurement of the radiation, inter alia, by setting

August 20th, 2016|Categories: Environment, Legislation|

Abatement of Nuisances Law 5721 – 1961

Prevention of Noise 2. A person shall not cause any massive or unreasonable noise, from any source whatsoever, if the noise is difficult to deal with or likely to agitate a person in the area or a person passing by. Prevention of Odor 3. . A person shall not cause any massive or unreasonable odor,

August 20th, 2016|Categories: Environment, Legislation|

Bailees Law 1967

Levi Eshkol Prime Minister Yaacov S. Shaipro Minister of Justice Shneior Zalman Shazar President of the State of Israel

August 20th, 2016|Categories: Contract Laws, Legislation|

Sale Law 1968

Chapter One: General Provisions Chapter Two: Obligations of the Parties Article One: Obligations of the Seller Article Two: Obligations of Buyer Article Three: Provisions Common to Seller and Buyer Chapter Three: Remedies   Chapter Three: Miscellaneous Levi Eshkol Prime Minister Yaacov S.

August 20th, 2016|Categories: Contract Laws, Legislation|

Standard Contracts Law, 1982

Chapter A: Basic Provisions Chapter B: Standard Contracts Tribunal Chapter C: Approval of a Standard Contract Chapter D: Annulment of Unduly Disadvantageous Condition Chapter E: Miscellaneous Provisions Menachem Begin Prime Minister Moshe Nissim Minister of Justice Yitzhak Navon

August 20th, 2016|Categories: Contract Laws, Legislation|

Unjust Enrichment Law, 1979

Menachem Begin Prime Minister Shmuel Tamir Minister of Justice Yitzhak Navon President of the State of Israel Passed by the Knesset on the 29th Adar, 5740 (17th March, 1980) and published in Sefer Ha-Chukkim No.964 of the 9th Nisan, 5740 (26th March, 1980), p. 86; the Bill and an

August 20th, 2016|Categories: Contract Laws, Legislation|

Gift Law, 1968

Levi Eshkol Prime Minister Yaacov S. Shapiro Minister of Justice Shneur Zalman Shazar President of the State of Israel Passed by the Knesset on the 29th Adar, 5740 (17th March, 1980) and published in Sefer Ha-Chukkim No.964 of the 9th Nisan, 5740 (26th March, 1980), p. 86; the Bill

August 20th, 2016|Categories: Contract Laws, Legislation|

RESTRICTION ON ADVERTISING AND MARKETING OF TOBACCO PRODUCTS LAW – 1983

Menachem Begin Prime Minister Eliezer Shostak Minister of Health Yitzchak Navon President of the State

August 20th, 2016|Categories: Consumer Protection, Legislation|

Sale (Apartments) (Assurance of Investments of Purchasers of Apartments) Law 1973

Yitzhak Rabin Prime Minister Shmuel Tamir Minister of Justice Efraim Katzir President of the State

August 20th, 2016|Categories: Consumer Protection, Legislation|

Sale Law 1968

Chapter One: General Provisions Chapter Two: Obligations of the Parties Article One: Obligations of the Seller Article Two: Obligations of Buyer Article Three: Provisions Common to Seller and Buyer Chapter Three: Remedies Chapter Three: Miscellaneous Levi Eshkol

August 20th, 2016|Categories: Consumer Protection, Legislation|

Liability for Defective Products Law, 1980

Menachem Begin Prime Minister Shmuel Tamir Minister of Justice Yitzhak Navon President of the State of Israel   Passed by the Knesset on the 29th Adar, 5740 (17th March, 1980) and published in Sefer Ha-Chukkim No.964 of the 9th Nisan, 5740 (26th March, 1980), p. 86; the Bill and

August 20th, 2016|Categories: Consumer Protection, Legislation|