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Q&A from the Bais HaVaad Halacha Hotline

Joint Bentcher February 2, 2023 Q Do I participate in a zimun if I only drank? A A group of three recites zimun before birkas hamazon when they partake in a meal of bread. The Rishonim debate whether all three…

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Bais HaVaad on the Parsha, Parshas Beshalach

Here We Go Again Excerpted and adapted from a shiur by Rav Moshe Zev Granek     February 2, 2023   …For that which you have seen Mitzrayim today, you shall not see them ever again. Shmos 14:13 The Mechilta says…

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Q&A from the Bais HaVaad Halacha Hotline

A Sticky Situation January 26, 2023 Q May I tovel a utensil in the mikveh with a sticker attached? A All parts of an item that requires tvilah must contact the waters of the mikveh. An attached foreign object is…

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Bais HaVaad on the Parsha, Parshas Bo   

Mind Matters    Excerpted and adapted from a shiur by Rav Moshe Yitzchok Weg    January 26, 2023   They shall eat the flesh on that night—roasted over the fire—and matzos; with bitter herbs shall they eat it. Shmos 12:8 The primary…

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Subordinate Clause: Are Noncompete Agreements Binding?

Adapted from the writings of Dayan Yitzhak Grossman January 26, 2022 The Associated Press reports: The Federal Trade Commission proposed a rule Thursday that would ban U.S. employers from imposing noncompete clauses on workers, a sweeping measure that could make…

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Q&A from the Bais HaVaad Halacha Hotline

A Change of Pace January 19, 2023 Q Should I recite borei nefashos after slowly sipping a beverage? A  Unlike a bracha rishonah, which must be recited on any quantity of food or drink, a bracha acharonah is only made…

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Bais HaVaad on the Parsha, Parshas Va’eira

Ground Effect Excerpted and adapted from a shiur by Rav Moshe Zev Granek     January 19, 2023   For if you do not send out My people, behold, I shall incite against you, your servants, your people, and your houses,…

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