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Are There Limitations on Which Gifts are Allowed?

Rabbi Yosef Kushner When it comes to non-Jewish acquaintances, (where there exists an expectation of reciprocation or maintaining the relationship) it isn’t a problem of lo sichanem;  and you can buy them a gift. Are there any limitations as to…

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Specific Cases Where This Issur Applies

Rabbi Yosef Kushner   When it comes to non-Jewish acquaintances, (where there exists an expectation of reciprocation or maintaining the relationship) it isn’t a problem of “lo sichanem” and you can buy them a gift. Where does this question come…

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May One Give a Corporate Gift To an Akum?

Rabbi Yosef Kushner   Question: When it comes to this time of year, many companies give out corporate gifts to all of their employees. Is there a problem with giving a gift to an Akum in this setting? The Gemara…

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