November 30 2011

Johnny Baker and Geoff Bloch - Relevance of ‘1967 Borders’ to the Middle East peace process

"Are the '1967 Borders' relevant to the Middle East peace process?" Affirmative: Johnny Baker, Negative: Geoff Bloch, Moderator: David Werdiger

From a lunchtime debate held on 29 November 2011. During the debate Johnny referred to an opinion piece of Geoff’s published on the GalusAustralis website. For those that are interested, it can be accessed here.

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Geoff Bloch is a barrister practising in contract and commercial law and a member and baal koreh of Mizrachi shul. He is also a Greenie, being a keen camper and fly fishing enthusiast.

Johnny Baker is a graduate of HU, past President of SZC and currently president of Ameinu Australia, a roof body for moderate Zionism.


November 24 2011

“Europe vs. America vs. Israel. Economics and politics” with Zalli Jaffe

“Europe vs. America vs. Israel. Economics and politics”

From a lunchtime lecture held on November 24th 2011. Click here to go to the JBD event page.

Zalli Jaffe's practice centres on representation of high net worth individuals and families, both domestic and foreign, in their commercial and real estate investments as well as in their philanthropic affairs. He also represents clients in complex litigation and arbitration in Israel and abroad. Zalli has dozens of years of experience in commercial arbitration as well as in rabbinic (Beit Din) litigation. Mr. Jaffe is a sought after receiver and liquidator, representing domestic and foreign creditors in bankruptcy matters. Over the past years, Zalli has also developed an expertise in the investigation and adjudication of commercial frauds both in Israel and abroad, working in tandem with forensic accountants and other professionals in the process of asset recovery.


November 3 2011

Rabbi Jacks - Mystical Musings on the Siddur

Mystical Musings on the Siddur. Insightful explanations that will enhance your prayer experience.

Part of the Talk of the Town series, every Thursday at 12.15pm at Wingate Group, 9/333 Collins St. Click here to go to the JBD event page.