Legal Developments

Issues that affect ministers and churches
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Arbitration Member access only

Arbitration

Breach of Fiduciary Duty Member access only

Denominations - Legal Liability; Fiduciary Duty; Sexual Misconduct by Clergy, Lay Employees, and Volunteers

Charitable Contributions - Part 1 Member access only

Charitable Contributions

Charitable Immunity Law Member access only

Personal Injuries on Church Property or During Church Activities

Charitable Immunity Laws Member access only

Personal Injuries on Church Property or During Church Activities

Child Abuse Reporting Member access only

Church Forced to Pay Taxes for Converted Building Due to Assessment Date Member access only

Taxation - Church Property

Church Funds Member access only

Church Finances

Churches May Fire an Employee for Violating Moral Standards If Done Consistently Member access only

Employment Practices

Clergy Member access only

Conversations Shouldn't Have Been Used for Prosecution Member access only

Confidential and Privileged Communications

Denial of Tenure at Seminaries Member access only

Employment Practices; Schools

Ensuring Release Forms Don't Violate Public Policy Member access only

Federal Court Rules Invasion of Privacy Member access only

Privacy

Freedom of Religion - Part 2 Member access only

Freedom of Religion - Part 3 Member access only

Freedom of Religion

Freedom of Religion - Part 4 Member access only

Freedom of Religion; Marriage and Divorce

Invasion of Privacy Member access only

Copyright; Privacy; Schools

Letters to Ministers and the Clergy-Penitent Privilege Member access only

Confidential and Privileged Communications

Liability Insurance and Immunity from Lawsuits Member access only