Our site "psakim.org" is a collection of psakim-rabbinic rulings in monetary matters. The site presents psakim-rulings of the batei din lemamonot-rabbinic courts dealing with monetary disputes, with a number of search possibilities making the psakim-rulings easily accessible to all, including the layman who would not usually have access to the rulings of the batei din lemamonot-rabbinic courts dealing with monetary matters.
Over the last number of years there has been a renaissance in the realm of rabbinic rulings in monetary matters with more and more people turning to the batei din lemamonot-rabbinic courts dealing with monetary disputes to rule in monetary disputes of all sorts. This in turn has lead to more and more batei din lemamonot-rabbinic courts been formed, all over Israel and elsewhere so that there is barely a town or a yishuv in Israel today, without it's own beit din-rabbinic court. In spite of this development there is no central platform which collects these psakim-rulings and presents them to the dayanim-rabbinic judges and to the public in a friendly way.The result is that many of these psakim-rabbinic rulings are not publicised at all and those that are, are inaccessible to most of the public.This is the void which this site has come to fill.
The advantage of collecting these rulings-psakim of the batei din lemamonot-rabbinic courts dealing with monatory matters, are many. This allows cross pollination between the batei din-rabbinic courts, it allows a beit din-rabbinic court to refer to previous rulings to enrich their insite into the hallachic sources pertinent to their case, it allows for a unified hallachic effort to answer many new modern questions to etc etc.This in addition to giving access to this material to the layman.
There are at the moment (Adar 5776, Feb 2016) over three hundred psakim-rulings of batei din-rabbinic courts in the site. Our aim is to collect many more psakim-rulings and to present them to the public in an accessible way.Every psak-ruling is studied and indexed in a comprehensive index making the source material all the more accessible.
The site is in memory of our beloved parents Rifka Riva bat Lipman Eliezer, Yaakov Jacques ben Yehuda Lev Morgenstern z"l and Yisrael Mordechi Max ben Avraham Yosef Patz z"l. May this site be of benefit to their souls on high.