Tag: religion

Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

Supreme Court Paves the Way for more Religious Accommodations in the Workplace

June 30, 2023

Via: JD Supra

Groff involved a postal worker’s claim the United States Postal Service (USPS) violated Title VII by refusing to accommodate his request not to work on Sundays. The plaintiff, Groff, claimed his religious beliefs preclude him from working on Sundays. When […]

Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

ABA urges withdrawal of proposed rule that would expand religious exemption for federal contractors

September 19, 2019

Via: ABA Journal

The ABA is urging the U.S. Department of Labor to withdraw a proposed rule that would expand the type of federal contractors eligible for an exemption that allows them to discriminate in employment on the basis of religion. ABA President […]

Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

Circuit Hears Debate on Clergy Housing Tax Break

October 26, 2018

Via: FindLaw

It turns out that taxes are not certain — particularly when it comes to religion. Judge Barbara Crabb made that point in Gaylor v. Mnuchin, when she said a tax break for the clergy is unconstitutional. Now the U.S. Seventh […]