Legal Developments

Issues that affect ministers and churches
StateTitle Category

Intervening Cause and Injuries on Church Property Member access only

Personal Injuries on Church Property or During Church Activities

Church Liability for the Sexual Misconduct of Ministers Member access only

Counseling; Sexual Misconduct by Clergy, Lay Employees, and Volunteers

Georgia Court Upholds Will Donating Part of an Estate to Charity Member access only

Charitable Contributions

Liability for Workers with Criminal Records Member access only

Churches' Liability for Children in Their Care Member access only

Reliability of Children's Claims of Molestation Member access only

Child Abuse

Church Liability for Murders Related to Ministers' Affairs Member access only

Sexual Misconduct by Clergy, Lay Employees, and Volunteers

Are Pledges Legally Enforceable? Member access only

Breach of Contract

Members Block Church's Disposition of Assets Member access only

Church Property; Church Property Disputes

Ten Commandments Displayed in Courthouse Member access only

Child Care Member access only

Child Abuse - Part 2 Member access only

Child Abuse

Clergy - Part 8 Member access only

Personal Injuries - Part 3 Member access only

Church Property

Taxation - Part 2 Member access only

Church Property

Church Property - Part 1 Member access only

Church Property

Wills, Trusts and Estates - Part 2 Member access only

Wills, Trusts, and Estates

Church Membership Member access only

Church Property Disputes

Church Property Member access only

Church Property Disputes