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Are you asking about whether the judgment can be enforced against you if you lose?
The easy part is bad news and so is the hard part of this question.
Yes they can enforce the judgment in Canada. They would register with the court here and it would have the same force and effect as if it was obtained here.
And there is nothing you can do to prevent that because our laws are very clear and quite strict. If you transfer property to defeat creditors or a judgment that transfer is considered to be fraudulent. It would be set aside and technically you could be charged though I don't know if that ever happens.
So you best and really only realistic hope here is to be sure you have an excellent lawyer in Israel.
I wish I had better news for you. I am sorry about that.
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There is no possibility of appealing in Canada. You can only appeal in Israel.
All a court in Canada will do is ensure that the court in Israel had jurisdiction over the case.
My answer is not basic. It's the honest and clear answer given by a senior lawyer. I prefer to give a clear and solid answer when the law is clear.
The law is clear. You need to resort to the courts in Israel. Our legal system can only serve as the basis of an enforcement mechanism. Your only defence to the enforcement action is that the court in Israel didn't have jurisdiction. If that is not the case there is no solution in Canada. None.
If there was surely I would have provided it.
But please reply back again if you want to discuss this further. This is a conversation after all. I am happy to help as long as you would like to continue the discussion.
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