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March 9, 2022

Alberta, Canada: Arbitrator Decides COVID-19 Pandemic is Cataclysmic Event that Did Not Trigger Entitlement to Severance Under Layoff Provisions

In United Utility Workers’ Association of Canada v Dataco Utility Services Ltd., 2022 CanLII 13414, Arbitrator John Moreau, Q.C., dismissed 11 grievances filed on behalf of 11 service technicians who were suspended indefinitely due to COVID-19.

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March 3, 2022

California Employers Can Make Reasoned Choices as State Reduces Formal Workplace Masking Requirements

Effective March 1, 2022, there is no longer a hard requirement under the Cal/OSHA statewide Emergency Temporary Standard or any other statewide requirement for employers to require unvaccinated or fully vaccinated persons to mask indoors at work.

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March 1, 2022

Ontario, Canada Moves to Roadmap Exit Step, as Amended

On February 25, 2022, Ontario filed Regulation 99/22 and Regulation 100/22, which provide that, effective March 1, 2022, all of Ontario will move to the Roadmap Exit Step, as amended.

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February 24, 2022

All Remaining COVID Restrictions in England to Be Lifted in Coming Weeks

This week the UK government announced that the majority of remaining COVID restrictions will be lifted in England over the coming weeks.

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February 24, 2022

Canada: Arbitrator Finds Termination Consequences of Long-Term Care Home’s Mandatory Vaccination Policy Violated Collective Agreement

An arbitrator recently struck from a mandatory COVID-19 vaccination policy a provision providing for employment termination for failure to comply.

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February 18, 2022

Fifth Circuit Reverses Denial of Preliminary Injunction in Vaccine Mandate Case

A split panel in the Fifth Circuit is the first appellate court to signal certain private employer vaccine mandates could be vulnerable.

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February 18, 2022

New York State Healthcare Worker COVID-19 Booster Deadline Will Not Be Enforced – For Now

The NY Department of Health has issued a press release stating that the booster requirement that was to apply to all healthcare workers eligible to receive a COVID-19 booster shot will not be enforced on February 21, 2022 as originally announced.

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February 18, 2022

California Labor Commissioner Issues 2022 COVID-19 Supplemental Paid Sick Leave Posters and FAQs, But Many Questions Remain

The California Labor Commissioner has published the mandatory posters concerning the 2022 COVID-19 supplemental paid sick leave law, as well as a set of FAQs.

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February 17, 2022

Booster Mandates for Puerto Rico Employees and Additional COVID-19 Measures

Puerto Rico Governor Pedro Pierluisi has issued three news executive orders revising travelers’ declaration requirements, relaxing COVID-19 restrictions and providing for additional vaccine booster mandates for certain employees.

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February 17, 2022

The Netherlands: Bill on Corona Passes for the Workplace Put on Hold

A Dutch bill that would allow employers to require a “corona pass” from employees, self-employed workers and volunteers in some cases, will not likely advance.

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