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Federal Appeals Court Halts COVID-19 Vaccine Rule for Large Businesses

Nov 13, 2021

Update: NECA has published a new Legal Alert on the latest decision. Click here for a complete analysis.

On Friday, Nov. 12, the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit continued its stay on the implementation of the OSHA Emergency Temporary Standard (ETS) on vaccine mandates and testing pending a full review on the request for a permanent injunction.

The decision is a major blow to the Biden Administration's efforts to impose the standard on employers of 100 or more employees.

NECA will continue to monitor these developments. For the latest, visit the Coronavirus Resource Center.

Read the full decision here