The World Federation One Stop Fiqh

Ruling 2164

If the partner who conducts transactions with the partnership capital says that the capital has perished, in the event that he is trusted by the other partners, they must accept his word. But if this is not the case, they can complain against him to a fully qualified jurist (al‑ḥākim al‑sharʿī) for the dispute to be settled in accordance with adjudication standards.