The Claims Conference has an independent review office to evaluate applications to the Article 2 Fund that are not approved. Appeals may be filed one year from the date that a claim is denied. Please contact:
Independent Appeals Authority for Article 2 Fund
Postfach 90 05 68
The Claims Conference Independent Review Authority for the Hardship Fund, Article 2 Fund, Central and Eastern European Fund and the Child Survivor Fund reviews all appeals of negative decisions on claims to the four programs. Its members are:
Judge Mirjam Porat
Judge Porat was born in Berlin and came to Palestine in 1939. She worked as legal advisor at a number of Israeli banks and then served as a Judge of the District Court of Tel Aviv. She has also served as chairperson of a number of government-appointed committees.
Justice Stephen Adler
Justice Adler was born in New York and received his law degree from Columbia University. He is a former President and Chief Justice of the National Labor Court of Israel. Justice Adler is an adjunct lecturer at the law school of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
Claimants seeking a suspension review should send correspondence to the following address:
Article 2 Fund Suspension Review
PO Box 1215
New York, NY 10113
Professor Leonard Orland, an internationally recognized expert in corporate criminal law, is adjudicating appeals from persons whose Holocaust-related payments have been deemed to have been obtained fraudulently.
June 1, 2016