Amy Traub Comments on Vaccine Decisions Facing Many Companies

News / March 15, 2021

Partner Amy Traub is quoted in an article published by Agenda on March 15, 2021. The article, “Pressure Around Vaccine Mandates Intensifies,” discusses how business executives and boards of directors are facing decisions about the COVID-19 vaccination process and whether employees will be encouraged or required to get a vaccine.

Traub told the publication that companies would be on firm legal ground in requiring a vaccine, pointing to December guidance from the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. The guidance says employers can mandate vaccines, though employees can seek accommodations for disabilities or sincerely held religious beliefs or practices.

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