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"Equal Pay Act" and Church-Run Schools Member access only

Employment Practices; Schools

15-Employee Requirement for Churches Member access only

Employment Practices; Sexual Harassment

A Tennessee Missions Agency’s Employment Contract Requires Employees’ Lawsuit to Be Resolved on Basis of Virginia Law Member access only

Employment Practices

Accrued Sick Leave Member access only

Employment Practices

Age Discrimination and Denomination Policy Member access only

Clergy - Removal; Denominations - Legal Liability; Employment Practices

Age Discrimination and Religious Organizations Member access only

Employment Practices

Age Discrimination Claims Member access only

Employment Practices; Schools

Age Discrimination Lawsuits Member access only

Employment Practices

Appeals Court Refused to Dismiss a Former Employee’s Wrongful Termination Lawsuit Member access only

Discrimination; Employment Practices; First Amendment

Application of Laws to Specified Number of Employees Member access only

Denominations - Legal Liability; Employment Practices

Are Parochial School Teachers Ministers? Member access only

Employment Practices

Associate Pastor Sues Church for Senior Pastor's Sexual Harassment Member access only

Employment Practices

Breach of Contract and the Ministerial Exception Member access only

Compensation and Benefits; Employment Practices

California Court Rejects Religious School’s Motion to Dismiss Disability Discrimination Claim Member access only

Employment Practices

Case Demonstrates Legal Risks in Providing Negative References to Other Employers Member access only

Employment Practices

Church Employee Fired After Raising Objections to Financial Policies Member access only

Compensation and Benefits; Employment Practices

Church Employee Sues for Overtime Wages Member access only

Employment Practices; Overtime Pay

Church Employees Not Paying Any Social Security Taxes Member access only

Employment Practices

Church School May Have Violated Dismissed Teacher's Rights under Family and Medical Leave Act Member access only

Employment Practices

Church Schools and the Minimum Wage Member access only

Employment Practices; Schools