Media, Foreign Press

The office specializes in varied legal work vis à vis journalists and media. Inter alia, the office represents the Foreign Press Association in Israel, which represents all media and journalists operating in Israel and the Middle East, central news agencies, foreign television networks and other communications corporations.

Maintaining the Freedom of the Press and Journalists’ Rights. The office represents various media, mainly foreign journalists, concerning their status, receipt of press credentials, passage to the area of the Palestinian Authority, maintenance of journalistic privilege and more. Furthermore our office represents media bodies in handling incidents of violence and relations with the police and security forces.

Assistance to Media Bodies in Connection with Ongoing Legal Matters and Labor Law. Our office assists media bodies in renting offices, acquisition of communications services from suppliers, granting of work permits for operating in Israel, in regulation of work relations with employees and freelancers and anything connected with day-to-day activities of these bodies in Israel.

Intellectual Property, Preservation of a Person’s Good Name and Slander Suits. Many years of work by the office with media bodies has resulted in specialization in fields contiguous to copyrights and intellectual property, as well as slander suits.

The Journalists Association in Jerusalem. For many years now, the office has represented the Journalists Association of the Israel Broadcasting Authority, mainly in the realm of work relations. Click to go to the relevant page.

 

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