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Is Your Church Breaking Public Accommodations Laws?

Is Your Church Breaking Public Accommodations Laws? Subscriber access only

To answer this question, churches must be well-versed in federal, state, and local laws.
Balancing Personnel Costs

Balancing Personnel Costs Subscriber access only

Paying the right amounts without breaking the budget.
Law Topics
  • Board & Governance
    Administration, denominations, boards, polity, mandatory policies
  • Clergy
    Key rights and potential liabilities for ordained religious leaders; counseling, penitent privilege
  • Employment
    Hiring, termination, compensation and benefit law, discrimination, privacy, minimum wage, overtime, payday laws, workers’ compensation, worker classification
  • Property
    Zoning, building codes, ownership, copyright, intellectual property
  • Religious Freedom
    First Amendment
Essential Guide to Managing Risk for Church Boards

Essential Guide to Managing Risk for Church Boards

Churches take on risks that can create legal liabilities; become good risk managers.
Churches and the Health Insurance Credit

Churches and the Health Insurance Credit

Richard Hammar explains how churches might qualify for this tax credit.