A scholarship is not a salary, Israel's Labor Court rules
A fired researcher suing the Weizmann Institute on account of his postdoctoral scholarship loses his case, with the Israel National Labor Court setting a precedent by declaring no basis for an employer-employee relationship.
Scholarships to postdoctoral researchers cannot be classified as wages, Israel's National Labor Court has ruled, squashing the case of an ex-researcher who sued for severance pay after being fired.
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