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I was a party to arbitration at a rabbinical court (beth din)

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I was a party to arbitration at a rabbinical court (beth din) in new york state. is there a rule
as far as how many days after the hearing they have to send me a written ruling?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Legal
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
pls advise time of my answer
Expert:  N Cal Atty replied 2 years ago.
Thank you for your question.
"SEC. 26 Decision and Time of Award
a The award must be made by at least a majority
of the arbitrators (dayanim) unless the concurrence
of all the arbitrators (dayanim) is expressly required
by written agreement of the parties. The Beth Din
shall make its award promptly and shall strive to
issue every award not later than three months
after the date on which the proceedings are closed
(Section 22). Extensions of this deadline may be
made at the sole discretion of the Av Beth Din."
I hope this information is helpful.
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
arbitration took place....the arbitrators waited 2 months until they issued a written decision. I would like to take this to supreme court to have it confirmed as a final judgement. will it be a problem...the time in between the arbitration hearing and
the written ruling is more than 60 this still confirmable in the court?
Expert:  N Cal Atty replied 2 years ago.
Yes, the rules say they can take three months to issue a decision.