Gornitzky's Michael Ayalon shows support for the proposed amendment to the Hours of Work and Rest law

July 31st, 2012 Back to all news

While the government created uproar with its proposed amendment to the Hours of Work and Rest law, which will allow employers more flexibility in the division of daily work hours, Mr. Michael Ayalon, who leads the labor law practice at Gornitzky & Co., was interviewed by Calcalist, a major Israeli newspaper, on his thoughts on the matter.


Mr. Ayalon explained the necessity of this change, saying that in times when a majority of the workforce no longer works in fields such as textile, agriculture and industry, "This is none other than an attempt to deal with the changing and dynamic reality… This proposed amendment is not a revolution, rather an adjustment and a necessary response to the needs of the modern employer and employee."


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