Business Halacha: My Business Is Low On Cash

Q: My business is low on cash. Can I offer my workers a "bonus" or "compensation" if they agree to delay payment of wages...

Rav Moshe Feinstein: The Status Of The Night Of 17 Tammuz – Shaving, Wedding

On Shiva Asar B'Tammuz,we don't fast until the morning. Does that mean that the night before is not part of the taanis...

ARKA’OS: When Is One Permitted To Go To Secular Court?

By: Rav Ari Marburger, Dayan Beis Din Maysharim Prepared for print by R' Nechemya Klugman As is well known, it is assur to bring a case in...

One Man’s Opinion: The Exchange – A Halachic Overview

By Rabbi Yair Hoffman The recent exchange of Gilad Schalit for over 1000 Palestinian prisoners, many with blood on their hands, has sparked much debate...

Baltimore’s Fascinating Kiddush Levana Quandary This Month

The following was written for his Kehilla in Baltimore by Rabbi Dovid Heber, Kashrus Administrator at Star-K and Rav of KAYTT. Other communities in...

Audio: Rav Shurkin On Issurei Na Umevushal BeKorban Pesach

The following shiur was delivered on  Sunday morning at Bais Medrash Kol Yehuda-Brook HillAshkenaz Shul in Lakewood, NJ, and is posted exclusively here on...

Chicago Rabbinical Council Top Ten Questions for September 2013

Q: What are the cRc guidelines regarding tequila? A: Of the four types of tequila, only unflavored Blano (white/silver) is recommended without a hechsher.  ...

Audio: Rav Shurkin On Tzitzis

The following shiur, on tzitzis, was delivered on  Sunday morning at Bais Medrash Kol Yehuda-Brook Hill Ashkenaz Shul in Lakewood, NJ. The shiur was...

But What Could Be the Problem With…

By Rabbi Tzvi Rosen, Star-K Kashrus Administrator; Editor, Kashrus Kurrents As Pesach nears, the grocery bills mount and the bank account dwindles,...

Audio: Rav Shurkin On “Kuhonosoi Shel Pinchos U’b’din Haposuk ”Hineni Noisen Loi Es Brisi...

The following shiur was delivered at Bais Medrash Kol Yehuda-Brook Hill Ashkenaz Shul in Lakewood, NJ,and is posted exclusively here on Matzav.com l'illuy nishmas...