On Tuesday, July 27, the Center for Disease Control (CDC) announced that both vaccinated and unvaccinated individuals should revert to wearing masks indoors in certain circumstances.
On Wednesday, June 30, 2021, Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf agreed to repeal the regulations expanding the ranks of lower-wage salaried workers who must receive time-and-a-half pay for any time they work over 40 hours in a week.
On May 28, 2021 the EEOC updated its Workplace Guidance to clarify COVID-19 vaccination issues in the workplace.
On May 27, 2021, the Acting Secretary of the Pennsylvania Department of Health, Alison Beam, announced that the Commonwealth’s mask order will be lifted by June 28, 2021.
Bryan G. Baumann, Mark G. Claypool, Neal R. Devlin, Guy C. Fustine and Thomas A. Tupitza, shareholders at Knox Law, have all been selected for inclusion on the Pennsylvania Super Lawyers® list for 2021. Additionally, four shareholders have been selected for inclusion on the 2021 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers® Rising Stars list: Alexander K. Cox, Julia M. Herzing, Frances A. McCormick and Jeremy T. Toman.
On Tuesday, May 4, 2021, the Pennsylvania Department of Health announced that the Wolf administration will eliminate all COVID-19 mitigation orders except for masking on Monday, May 31 at 12:01 AM. The current order requiring Pennsylvanians to wear masks will be lifted when 70% of Pennsylvanians age 18 and older are fully vaccinated.
Robert D. Zaruta, Shareholder, will speak to the Manufacturer & Business Association's (MBA) HR Roundtable tomorrow, April 20, 2021. He will address: The Biden Administration: What Can Employers Expect?