Ben Franklin's Loophole

While honesty may be the best policy, there are other policies, like tax evasion, insider trading and phony profits, that are also very good.

Friendship and Loyalty

In the darkened stairwell of One World Trade Center, one man taught the world the meaning of friendship and loyalty.

Through the Valley of Death

The personal miracle of a rescue worker buried beneath the rubble of the Twin Towers.

The Rabbi's Daughter

Starting a new job is no easy task when you have a title to live up to.

Treating Aids in Africa

An American Jew tries to stem the tide with few resources and an overwhelming caseload.

Is Managed Care Unethical?

There are a variety of potentially problematic concepts that come into play when evaluating managed care according to Jewish values.

An Overload of Success

One morning my heart stopped and at age 37 I died. Here is the story of my demise, my physical recovery and my spiritual rebirth.

The Curse of the Billable Hour

As a lawyer, life can be an endless game of billing time. What happens to those non-billable hours?

The Jewish Ethicist - Silent Revolution

How can business create a structure that contributes to social responsibility?

Aaron Feuerstein: Bankrupt and Wealthy

Mr. Feuerstein is a legend in the corporate world. His company is now bankrupt and he doesn't regret a thing.

The Jewish Ethicist - Exam Scam

Should I tell the teacher that my classmates cheated on an exam?

Silver Spoon Kids

Money, kids and the sudden discovery of being Jewish. An interview with the authors of "Silver Spoon Kids."

Two-Time Survivor

Norma survived both attacks on the World Trade Center and she believes she knows why.

The Jewish Ethicist: Middleman Muddle

My real estate agent doesn't know I rented the apartment she found for me.

Elliott Gould: An Actor's Life

Elliott Gould discusses Jewish identity, education and the risks and benefits of being an actor in this candid interview.

Bringing Work Back Home

Confessions of an unbalanced mom. An excerpt from the new book, "Life's Work."

The Jewish Ethicist: Fast Service

Customers feel they're being cheated by my prompt service. Can I shlep out the repairs?

The Jewish Ethicist: Is Business Ethical?

Isn't the Biblical ideal to engage in productive activity, not in trade where each person tries to take advantage of the other?

Professional Confidentiality in Jewish Law

When a patient has a medical condition that will endanger others, should the doctor tell?

The Jewish Ethicist: Cheating the Cheater

If I demand a receipt for a "cash-only" job, who's cheating whom?

The Jewish Ethicist: Unwarranted Warranty

Is it ethical to market pricey extended warranties that most people don't need?

A Business Approach to Charity

A Beverly Hills insurance broker applies savvy techniques to charitable giving.

The Jewish Ethicist: Lax Lawyer

Do I have to pay first-rate prices for second-rate service?

The Jewish Ethicist: Borrow Sorrow

How much of a sacrifice do I need to make to pay off debt?

Profile: The Healing Spirit

Cheri Morgan has dedicated her life to helping others.

The Jewish Ethicist: Pauper Presents

Can I accept gifts from my grateful but impoverished clients?

Receipt Deceit

Am I encouraging tax evasion when I patronize a "cash only" business?

Taking a Risk

Should you be skydiving for fun? Working as a bodyguard for a living? Judaism has a system to evaluate such risks.

The Jewish Ethicist: No Such Thing as a Free Lunch

Does an employer who runs a restaurant have the right to discontinue the policy of providing free meals?

Working Through the Pain

A relentless activist for special needs children now faces her own bout with cancer.

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