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Church Law & Tax Report

September/October 2015
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Feature Article

Churches, Schools, and the Unvaccinated Movement

Churches, Schools, and the Unvaccinated Movement Member access only

Recent outbreaks remind leaders of the precautions they must take.

Articles

The Supreme Court’s Same-Sex Marriage Ruling

The Supreme Court’s Same-Sex Marriage Ruling Member access only

A closer look at the decision's potential effects on churches and clergy.

Workers Eligible for Overtime Pay Likely to Increase Member access only

Broadened salary level for non-exempt classification will affect churches.

Recent Developments

Issues that affect ministers and churches, with Richard R. Hammar
Indiana
Sexual Misconduct by Clergy, Lay Employees, and Volunteers

Social Media and Sexual Offenses Member access only

Michigan
Personal Injuries on Church Property or During Church Activities

Ladders, Licensees, and Liability Member access only

Can Church Employees Waive Overtime Pay? Member access only

The FLSA provides a straightforward answer.

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Essential Guide to Liabilities and Duties for Church Boards

Essential Guide to Liabilities and Duties for Church Boards Member access only

Be aware of ways you can expose yourself to personal legal liability.
Church Governance

Church Governance Member access only

What leaders must know to conduct legally sound church business.