Dr. Chaim Saiman is a Professor of Law at Villanova University where he teaches Jewish law, and Contracts and Insurance law. He is an editor of the American Journal of Comparative
Law, and has served as the Gruss Professor of Jewish Law at the University of Pennsylvania Law School, as a fellow in Religion and Public Life at Princeton University. In 2017, he
was the Gruss Visiting Professor of Talmudic Law at Harvard Law School. He is the author of “Halakha: The Rabbinic Idea of Law” (2018).
Friday, December 13
4:32 pm Candle Lighting
4:35 pm Mincha & Kabbalat Shabbat
5:30 pm Communal Shabbat Dinner followed by Learning w/Dr. Chai Saiman: Contemporary Beit Din: Its Problems, Practices and Promise
See details for Saturday on our Scholars in Residence page: https://www.cbiberkeley.org/learn/scholars-in-residence/