Terms of Use

This is a moderated site. That means all comments will be reviewed before posting. In addition, we expect that participants will treat each other, as well as our Consulate and our employees, with respect. We will not post comments that contain vulgar or abusive language; personal attacks of any kind; or offensive terms that target specific ethnic or racial groups. We will not post comments that are spam, are clearly "off topic" or that promote services or products. Comments that make unsupported accusations will also not be posted.

Any references to commercial entities, products, services, or other nongovernmental organizations or individuals that remain are provided solely for the information of individuals using this site. These references are not intended to reflect the opinion of Consulate General of Israel, Ministry of Forien Affairs, the State of Israel, or its officers or employees concerning the significance, priority, or importance to be given the referenced entity, product, service, or organization. Such references are not an official or personal endorsement of any product, person, or service, and may not be quoted or reproduced for the purpose of stating or implying Consulate General of Israel, Ministry of Forien Affairs, or State of Israel endorsement or approval of any product, person, or service.

Only comments that comply with this site use policy will be approved for posting.

The use of vulgar, offensive, threatening or harassing language is prohibited.Public comments should be limited to comments related to the posted topic. The site is not the proper place to express opinions or beliefs not directly related to that topic.

The site is not open to comments promoting or opposing any person campaigning for election to a political office or promoting or opposing any ballot proposition.

The site is not open to the promotion or advertisement of a business or commercial transaction.Communications made through the site's e-mail and messaging system will in no way constitute a legal or official notice or comment to the Consulate General of Israel, Ministry of Forien Affairs, the State of Israel or any official or employee of the Consulate General of Israel, Ministry of Forien Affairs, the State of Israel for any purpose.This site use policy is subject to amendment or modification at any time to ensure its continued use is consistent with its intended purpose as a limited forum.

Security
For website security and to ensure that this service remains available to all users, this government computer system employs software programs to monitor network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, deny service, otherwise cause damage or access non-public information. Unauthorized attempts to upload information or change information are strictly prohibited. Information regarding possible violations of law may be provided to law enforcement officials.

Copyright Information
Links to Consulate General of Israel sites are welcomed. Unless a copyright is indicated, information on the Consulate General of Israel's sites are in the public domain and may be copied and distributed without permission. Citation of the Consulate General of Israel as source of the information is appreciated.

If a copyright is indicated on a video, photo, graphic, or other material, permission to copy these materials must be obtained from the original source. Please note that many photos used on this website are copyrighted.

Privacy Notice
For site management, usage information is collected for statistical purposes. The Consulate General of Israel sites use software programs to create summary statistics for such purposes as assessing what information is of most and least interest or identifying system performance or problem areas. The following is the type of information collected about your visit to the sites: the name of the Internet domain from which you access Consulate General of Israel sites and the date and time that you access the site. If you choose to provide us with personal information in an email message, we use it only to respond to your email.

For website security and to ensure that this service remains available to all users, this government computer system employs software programs to monitor network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, deny service, otherwise cause damage or access non-public information. Unauthorized attempts to upload information or change information are strictly prohibited. Information regarding possible violations of law may be provided to law enforcement officials.

Except for the above purposes, no other attempts are made to identify individual users or their usage habits.

External Linking Policy
IsraelLA.org contains hyperlinks to information created and maintained by other public and private organizations. Such links should not be construed as an endorsement of the views or privacy policies contained therein.

Consulate officers continually review the external links for their ongoing value to the issues and topics presented within Consulate General of Israel webpages.

Information Quality Guidelines
Every effort is made to provide accurate and complete information. However, we cannot guarantee that there will be no errors.

This site does not represent official Consulate General of Israel, Ministry of Forien Affairs, or State of Israel communications. The office of Political Affairs at the Consulate General of Israel manages this site as a portal for information from the Consulate General of Israel. External links to other Internet sites should not be construed as an endorsement of the views or privacy policies contained therein.