Professor Elika Barak will return to Alabama Law this fall to teach a mini-course on Comparative Labor Law. Professor Barak is the former vice president of Israel’s National Labor Court. Judge Barak clerked for the president of the Supreme Court of Israel, Justice Joel Sussman, and served as a legal assistant to the Court’s three subsequent presidents from 1976 to 1978. In 1987, she was appointed registrar of the Regional Labor Court in Jerusalem, and in 1990, became a judge both there and in the Beersheba Regional Labor Court. She was appointed as judge in the National Labor Court in 1995 and named vice president of the Court in 2000.