Court to decide who will head national lottery

01.05.2012                      09.Ijar. 5772                    Tag 24 des Omer

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Court to decide who will head national lottery

Lottery chairman has refused to appoint Haifa municipal treasurer Jacky Vakim to the post, though Vakim was recommended by a search committee.

The battle for the post of Mifal Hapais CEO is going to court, as the national lottery's chairman Uzi Dayan refuses to appoint Haifa municipal treasurer Jacky Vakim to the post, although Vakim was recommended by a search committee.
Vakim yesterday petitioned the Tel Aviv Regional Labor Court, asking it to declare him Mifal Hapais's CEO, despite Dayan's vehement objections. The first hearing is expected to take place Thursday. Judge Yitzhak Lubotzky instructed Mifal Hapais to refrain from naming a CEO until the hearing….