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Building with Confidence

Building with Confidence Subscriber access only

A legal and financial blueprint for church construction projects.
Workers' Compensation: Who Is—and Isn't—Covered?

Workers' Compensation: Who Is—and Isn't—Covered? Subscriber access only

A look at how churches should weigh costs and coverages.
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    Administration, denominations, boards, polity, mandatory policies
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    Key rights and potential liabilities for ordained religious leaders; counseling, penitent privilege
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    Hiring, termination, compensation and benefit law, discrimination, privacy, minimum wage, overtime, payday laws, workers’ compensation, worker classification
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  • 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.
What Church Leaders Need to Know About Copyright Law

What Church Leaders Need to Know About Copyright Law

What usage of copyrighted material is permissable?