Jump directly to the content
Home > Law > Clergy

LawClergyRSS feed for Clergy

Key rights and potential liabilities for ordained religious leaders; counseling, penitent privilege

Newest Articles

Texas District Court Invalidates Overtime Rule Subscriber access only

The DOL exceeded its authority by doubling the minimum salary levels for exempt employees, says court.
Liability for Calling Church Employees on Their Cell Phones

Liability for Calling Church Employees on Their Cell Phones Subscriber access only

Family of woman killed in fatal car accident caused by pastor claimed it was due to “negligent distraction.”

Sample Housing Allowance for 2018

(for ministers who own or rent their home)

"Breakaway" Diocese Can't Keep Properties Worth $500 Million Subscriber access only

But due to a split decision in the South Carolina Supreme Court, the new diocese can keep name, marks, and seals.

Religious Hospitals Qualify for "Church Plan" Subscriber access only

Supreme Court ruling a "major win for religiously affiliated health care systems."
View All
from our store
Church Issues: Same-Sex Marriage and Gender Identity

Church Issues: Same-Sex Marriage and Gender Identity

Richard Hammar combines research and analysis to take you through a step-by-step process regarding public accommodations laws.
Using Social Media Safely

Using Social Media Safely

Policies to keep your church staff and members safe when using social media.
Safe, Sensible Church Counseling

Safe, Sensible Church Counseling

Tips to make your counseling ministry safer.