18 May 2022

Use sick leave for coronavirus home isolation

If you or your child are in home isolation in Israel due to coronavirus exposure, you may use sick days instead of taking unpaid leave or working remotely.

The Ultimate Israeli Citizen’s Guide to the 2013 Municipal Elections

Wondered when, where, or how to vote? Are you registered? Then, this is your guide to local elections – as featured in The Jerusalem Post.

The Ultimate Citizen’s Guide to the 2013 Knesset Elections

Wondered when, where, or how we vote; do we need to register or can we vote absentee; or how we figure out who to vote for? Then this is the guide for you!

Candidates entitled to testing center results

Testing center (מכון מיון / machon miyun) industry, you are on notice!  Job applicants are entitled to the results of their assessment tests.

Reimbursement for transportation to, from work

Travel costs add up.  Employers are required to reimburse employees for commute costs.  Are you getting reimbursed?

Advance notice for termination or resignation

Advance notice is required before an employer can fire you in Israel.  It’s important to know your rights (and responsibilities) under the law.

Check your bituach menhalim and keren hishtalmut statements!

Over the last few weeks, you have received in the mail statements regarding your manager’s insurance (bituach menhalim / ביטוח מנהלים) and continuing education fund policies (keren hishtalmut / קרן השתלמות).  It’s time to take them out and review them for basic accuracy because a surprising number have errors – in the favor of the insurance […]