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    -- Heter ‘Iskah

Heter ‘Iskah

  1. Heimbinder v. Berkovitz

      175 Misc.2d 808, 670 N.Y.S.2d 301 (N.Y. Sup. Ct. 1998), Index No. 13547/91. Dated January 27, 1998. Opinion by J. Carolyn E. Demarest.

    • Heter iske executed by individual who also executed a promissory note in his capacity of president of a corporate debtor held not to constitute a personal guarantee on the promissory not.

For more cases on heter ‘iskah, please see the article "Secular Law Enforcement of the Heter 'Iska" by Kenneth H. Ryesky, Esq. The article may be found in the Jewish Law Articles section.

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