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Brett Joshpe graduated from Cornell University and Harvard Law School and is an attorney and author in New York City. He writes about legal and financial issues, and his law firm, Joshpe Law Group LLP, handles transactional, litigation, and whistleblower matters.

ARTICLES BY: Brett Joshpe

August 11, 2014 11:20 am

A Middle East Conflict No Longer About Land

Along with destroying much of Hamas' infrastructure, the fighting in Gaza has laid waste to any semblance of a foreign policy from the Obama Administration....

April 5, 2012 1:45 pm

Despite Israel’s Win the ICC Remains a Dangerous Institution

Israel, like the U.S., is not a member of the International Criminal Court (ICC) for good reason. When the international community was considering creating the...

September 9, 2011 3:10 pm

Some Vindication of Israel at the UN Before the Ultimate Slap-in-the-Face

For a UN-sanctioned report, the much anticipated Palmer Report to the Secretary General, which describes last year's flotilla incident between Israel and "activists" seeking to...

July 6, 2011 5:18 pm

The Legal Status of Israel’s Blockade

As Albert Einstein once sagely quipped, insanity is doing the same thing repeatedly and expecting different results. The quote rightly applies to those who are...


It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane, It’s ‘Superman’ … at the Kotel - American actor Dean Cain, known for his role as “Superman” in the hit 1990s’...


Jewish Groups Weigh-in on Pompeo for Secretary of State - Many major American Jewish organizations are pleased by the nomination of CIA director Mike Pompeo to succeed Rex Tillerson...

Training for War in Gaza as Hamas Lurks in Tunnels and Towers - Since Hamas came to power in the Gaza Strip more than a decade ago, it has built, trained and...

Israeli Attractions: Givat Sher, the Judean Lowhills - In the town of Modi’in, which is situated between Jerusalem and Tel Aviv, lies Givat Sher (“The hill of...


European Powers Propose New Iran Sanctions to Meet Trump Ultimatum

Britain, France and Germany have proposed fresh EU sanctions on Iran over its ballistic missiles and its role in Syria's war, according to a confidential document, in a bid to persuade Washington...


Israel Ranks 11th in UN ‘World Happiness Report’ - Israel just missed out on a place in the top 10 happiest countries in the world, placing 11th in the latest world happiness index. “The World Happiness Report 2018,” compiled by the United Nations Sustainable...

Middle East

Abbas Meets With Released Prisoner Who Was Accomplice in Murder of Israeli - In the presidential office in Ramallah on March 14, Palestinian Authority leader Mahmoud Abbas met with Rajaei Haddad, a terrorist from eastern Jerusalem released from prison after serving a...