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Confronting Harassment in the Church
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Confronting Harassment in the Church

Insights on how church leaders can confront harassment and foster the type of healthy culture that honors Christ.
Minimum Wage and Overtime Pay Requirements May Apply to More Church Employees

Minimum Wage and Overtime Pay Requirements May Apply to More Church Employees Member access only

A look at how the recent withdrawal of the Independent Contractor Rule by the Biden administration affects churches.
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Sexual Harassment Claim by a Minister Dismissed for Lack of Proof Member access only

But federal court also says “ministerial exception” was not an available defense to hostile environment allegation.
Q&A: Are Group Health Sharing Plan Costs Eligible for FSA Reimbursement?

Q&A: Are Group Health Sharing Plan Costs Eligible for FSA Reimbursement? Member access only

Current guidance suggests no—unless it is part of a fully developed and compliant self-insured health plan.

Learn More about Sexual Harassment Prevention Training for Your Church

Church Law & Tax's Matthew Branaugh interviews attorney and advisor-at-large Theresa Sidebotham about her firm's Telios Teaches program.
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Music Director’s Duties Fall “Squarely Within the Ministerial Exception” Member access only

Court ruled it was barred from resolving claim of unlawful discrimination.
The Top 6 Church Management Conferences for 2021

The Top 6 Church Management Conferences for 2021

These events focus on key legal, finance updates for church leaders nationwide.
Q&A: Can Church Employees Receive Tax-Free Assistance for COVID-Related Hardships?

Q&A: Can Church Employees Receive Tax-Free Assistance for COVID-Related Hardships? Member access only

Section 139 of the Internal Revenue Code allows you to offer nontaxable financial help for expenses directly related to the coronavirus.
How to Prevent Sexual Harassment in Your Church
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How to Prevent Sexual Harassment in Your Church

New research confirms it does happen in ministry and the trend isn't changing.
Are We Prepared for a Sexual Misconduct Allegation?

Are We Prepared for a Sexual Misconduct Allegation?

Use this checklist to help prepare for a sexual harassment allegation in your church.
What Churches Should Know About State-Mandated Sexual Harassment Training Laws

What Churches Should Know About State-Mandated Sexual Harassment Training Laws Member access only

Some states now require employers to train annually on harassment, and don’t exempt churches. More states may follow suit.
How Seven States Mandate Employers to Train on Sexual Harassment

How Seven States Mandate Employers to Train on Sexual Harassment Member access only

The similarities—and distinctives—of these training laws that churches in each state should understand.

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