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January 20, 2022

Supreme Court’s Recent COVID Vaccination Mandate Rulings May Shed Light on Fate of Head Start Vaccine Mandates

2022-01-20T16:00:32-05:00By , , , |Categories: Articles, Blog, Education, Federal Grants, Government Contracts, Head Start|Tags: , , , |

On January 13, 2022, a divided United States Supreme Court issued two landmark opinions on vaccination mandates, which may foreshadow the fate of the Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children [...]

January 19, 2022

CLIENT ALERT: CMS Provides New Details on Vaccine Mandate Compliance Deadlines

2022-01-21T15:51:08-05:00By , |Categories: Blog, Client Alerts, Health Care|Tags: , , , |

On November 5, 2021, the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services  (CMS) issued an Interim Final Rule (IFR) requiring covered facilities, including Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs), to develop policies and procedures to [...]

January 14, 2022

CLIENT ALERT: Supreme Court Stays OSHA’s Vaccine Mandate for Large Employers

2022-01-18T15:49:21-05:00By |Categories: Client Alerts, Education, Federal Grants, Government Contracts, Head Start, Health Care|Tags: , , , , |

In a per curiam opinion, a divided United States Supreme Court stayed the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (“OSHA”) vaccination and testing emergency temporary standard (ETS), thereby rejecting the immediate imposition of a [...]

January 04, 2022

CLIENT ALERT: Head Start Vaccine and Mask Mandates Blocked in Certain States

2022-01-19T17:09:34-05:00By , , , , |Categories: Client Alerts, Education, Federal Grants, Head Start|Tags: , |

Two recent court decisions provide temporary relief to Head Start programs facing a January 31, 2022 deadline from the Biden administration that mandated vaccines for all workers and masks for all students aged [...]

October 26, 2021

CLIENT ALERT: EEOC Updates Guidance on Religious Objections to COVID-19 Vaccine Mandates

2022-01-19T08:10:56-05:00By , |Categories: Client Alerts, Federal Grants, Government Contracts, Health Care|Tags: , , , , , |

On October 25, 2021, the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) updated its technical assistance document, What You Should Know About COVID-19 and the ADA, the Rehabilitation Act, and Other EEO Laws, to [...]

September 20, 2021

CLIENT ALERT: What Federal Vaccine Mandates Mean (and Don’t Mean) for Health Centers

2022-01-04T15:50:56-05:00By |Categories: Client Alerts, Federal Grants, Health Care|Tags: , , , , |

On September 9, 2021, the Biden Administration released a six-prong COVID-19 Action Plan designed to employ a “science-based approach to vaccinate the unvaccinated, protect the vaccinated, keep schools safely open, increase testing and [...]

September 15, 2021

CLIENT ALERT: COVID-19 Vaccine Mandates for Head Start Programs

2022-01-04T15:51:13-05:00By , |Categories: Client Alerts, Education, Federal Grants, Head Start|Tags: , , , , , |

The Biden administration plans to initiate rulemaking requiring all Head Start and Early Head Start teachers and staff to receive COVID-19 vaccination in an effort to allow schools to open safely. The Office [...]

July 21, 2021

OSHA COVID-19 Standards Now in Effect for Health Centers and Other Healthcare Employers

2022-01-04T15:51:20-05:00By , |Categories: Blog, Health Care|Tags: , , , |

Today marks the compliance deadline for healthcare employers covered by Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)’s Occupational Exposure to COVID-19: Emergency Temporary Standard (ETS). Released publicly less than six weeks ago, the ETS [...]