“There is no Muslim Pope.” Kelly Morris, credit union consultant based in Beltsville, Md on why there is no single guidebook as to what products and services an Islamic credit union could offer and which it could not. “Many of you may have `at will employment…’ Well, that changes with USERRA. If a person has served in the military from 31 to 180 days, they can only be fired for cause for the next six months after they return. And if they’ve served for more than 180 days…they’ve got that protection for up to a year. So you do not have an at will relationship with these people for those time periods and you cannot retaliate against them for exercising USERRA rights.”- Karen Saul, shareholder in the law firm of Farleigh, Wada & Witt, P.C., discussing military service personnel’s rights under the Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act in the workplace after returning from active duty during a CUNA-sponsored audioconference. “We oppose taxation of credit unions at any level. We’ll say that right off the bat.”- NAFCU Director of Legislative and Political Affairs Brad Thaler regarding taxation attempts in various states this year.

Complete your profile to continue reading and get FREE access to CUTimes.com, part of your ALM digital membership.

Your access to unlimited CUTimes.com content isn’t changing.
Once you are an ALM digital member, you’ll receive:

  • Critical CUTimes.com information including comprehensive product and service provider listings via the Marketplace Directory, CU Careers, resources from industry leaders, webcasts, and breaking news, analysis and more with our informative Newsletters.
  • Exclusive discounts on ALM and CU Times events.
  • Access to other award-winning ALM websites including Law.com and GlobeSt.com.

Already have an account?


Credit Union Times

Join Credit Union Times

Don’t miss crucial strategic and tactical information necessary to run your institution and better serve your members. Join Credit Union Times now!

  • Free unlimited access to Credit Union Times' trusted and independent team of experts for extensive industry news, conference coverage, people features, statistical analysis, and regulation and technology updates.
  • Exclusive discounts on ALM and Credit Union Times events.
  • Access to other award-winning ALM websites including TreasuryandRisk.com and Law.com.

Already have an account? Sign In Now
Join Credit Union Times

Copyright © 2023 ALM Global, LLC. All Rights Reserved.