Once again, Rabbi Yehuda Warburg gives us an insiders look into a number of actual cases that transpired in his Beit Din. There are both Even Ha’ezer and Choshen Mishpat related cases. There is much reference and comparison to precedents and principles in secular law.
Here is the table of contents:
Part I: Rabbinic Authority: The Vision
Chapter 1: The Multifaceted Halakhic Identity of a Jewish Investment Broker
Chapter 2: The Propriety of a Civil Will
Chapter 3: Harnessing the Authority of Beit Din to Deal with Cases of Domestic Violence and Child Abuse
Chapter 4: An Employer’s Vicarious Liability for an Employee’s Sexual Misconduct
Chapter 5: The Status and Role of a To’ein Rabbani in the Beit Din Process Read the rest of this entry »