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How these key decisions do—and don't—affect churches and clergy.
Compliance applies to all employers covered under FLSA.
Why all churches should consider following these steps for pay and related-party deals.
Why this task can't continue to be an afterthought for leaders.
Issues that affect ministers and churches, with Richard R. Hammar
Pennsylvania court ruled that because school was separately incorporated from church, it was not exempt from paying unemployment benefits.
Sexual Misconduct by Clergy, Lay Employees, and Volunteers
Church had no prior knowledge of molestation by nursery worker.
Employer viewing employee's Facebook page without permission is sued by employee.
Freedom of Religion
Federal court rules religious program giving academic credit not a violation of the prohibition of an establishment of religion.
Pastor sued for making widespread allegations that a church member was homosexual.
Ex-member unable to sue church leaders for misappropriation of church funds.
A volunteer candidate no longer mentions a pornography addiction.