CJPME Debrief

Legal victory against wine from illegal Israeli settlements (w/ David Kattenburg and Dimitri Lascarus)

May 23, 2022
CJPME Debrief
Legal victory against wine from illegal Israeli settlements (w/ David Kattenburg and Dimitri Lascarus)
Show Notes

In a legal victory this month, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) ruled that “Product of Israel” labels on wine from illegal Israeli settlements are “false” and violate Canadian consumer protection law. On this episode, Michael is joined by David Kattenburg and lawyer Dimitri Lascaris, who have led this multiple-year legal battle against settlement wine. We talk about what the legal decision means, the challenges ahead to get accurate labeling, and the importance of ending trade with illegal settlements altogether.

 

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