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MONEY AND ETHICS
  • On-demand
  •  0.5 General/Substantive, 1.0 Ethics

Audio only. A comparison of US law and Talmudic law.
Two topics presented by Rabbi Yechiel Biberfeld, David Kurland Esq, and Alan Liss Esq.

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ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE: THE NEW ETHICAL FRONTIER
  • On-demand
  •  1.0 General/Substantive, 1.0 Ethics

Considered one of the most provocative ethical issues facing the 21st century, this seminar will examine cutting edge advances in AI (Artificial Intelligence), its legal and moral issues and what the Talmud says about AI, the nature of the mind and freewill.

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THE HUMAN BLUEPRINT
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  •  1.0 General/Substantive, 1.0 Ethics

Audio Only. The ethics of patenting the human genome and other biological material under US law and Talmudic ethics. Presented by Alan Nadel, Esq., Patent Attorney and former Biochemist at the NIH and Rabbi Mordechai Becher, Adjunct Professor, James, Striar School, YU

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TAKING THE LAW INTO YOUR HANDS
  • On-demand
  •  1.0 Ethics

Audio file. Civil disputes and damages. When one may adjudicate and act on one's own behalf without resorting to the authorities. US law and Talmudic law and ethics compared. With Rabbi Yechiel Biberfeld and Simon Rosen, Esq.

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HATE SPEECH
  • On-demand
  •  1.0 General/Substantive

Audio file. US law contrasted with Talmudic Law in Light of the 2014 Westboro Baptist Church Funeral Picketing Matter

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FINDERS KEEPERS AND THE NAZI ART THEFT DILEMMA
  • On-demand
  •  1.0 Ethics

When is something considered owner-less and up for grabs? Does the Talmud believe in finders keepers losers weepers? Does artwork and valuables retrieved from the Holocaust still belong to their original owners?

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TALMUDIC ETHICS POTPOURRI
  • On-demand
  •  1.5 Ethics

Class 1: Warfare and the Ethics of Collateral Damage, Class 2: The Employer-Employee Relationship

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END OF LIFE ETHICS: ORGAN DONATIONS
  • On-demand
  •  1.0 Ethics

The Jewish view on donating ones body to medical science and for saving lives.

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THE LAW OF FORGIVENESS
  • On-demand
  •  1.0 Ethics

What Judaism teaches about forgiveness of others as well as of ourselves and how we can overcome the barriers that divide us in personal and professional relationships.

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THE DEATH PENALTY UNDER US LAW AND ETHICS
  • On-demand
  •  1.0 Ethics

With Marc Bookman, Esq.  Director of the Atlantic Center for Capital Representation

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THE DEATH PENALTY UNDER TALMUDIC LAW AND ETHICS
  • On-demand
  •  1.0 Ethics

With Rabbi Yitzchak Grossman, Rabbinic Judge and National Lecturer on Talmudic Civil and Criminal Law

 

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SWEARING IN A COURT OF LAW
  • On-demand
  •  1.0 Ethics

The intersection of Jewish law and US law surrounding swearing on a Bible and how it may conflict with religious doctrines.  What exactly is the issue and what are the alternatives?

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SOCIETY UNDER SURVEILLANCE: WHEN "UNCLE SAM" BECOMES "BIG BROTHER"
  • On-demand
  •  1.0 Ethics

Privacy, the Fourth Amendment and the boundaries between security and intrusion: a Jewish ethical perspective in light of current events.

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NAVIGATING MORAL DILEMMAS IN THE PRACTICE OF LAW
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  •  1.0 Ethics

Personal experiences, "war-stories" and Talmudic perspectives, with Harry Rothenberg, Esq., attorney and popular Jewish inspirational speaker.

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IS YOUR "WILL" REALLY YOUR "TESTAMENT"? A LOOK AT ETHICAL WILLS
  • On-demand
  •  1.0 Ethics

The Fascinating Historical Story of the Ethical Will from its Biblical and Medieval Roots till the Present Day.

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