The district court in Haifa held that it is possible to file a class action seeking compensation for morbidity which was caused by mass exposure to pollution.
The decision was rendered in motions to dismiss an application to certify a class action on behalf of people who were diagnosed with lung cancer or Non-Hodgkin lymphoma. The application was filed against dozens of factories and other entities who emit pollutants known as causing these diseases.
To read the decision, click here.
An application was filed to certify a class action against Albar Vehicle Fleets, for unlawful deductions of compensation to third parties.
Icon Group and iDigital, which import and market Apple devices in Israel, will pay NIS 2.4 million to clients, for breach of the statutory obligation to supply spare parts for iPad and iPod devices.