As access to the COVID-19 vaccine grows and employers update their safe opening and operations plans, many nonprofits and small businesses are considering requiring workers to receive the COVID-19 vaccine. Is it legal to require the vaccine? What complications may arise from this decision? Can or must certain workers be exempt from the requirement? Are there other steps that employers can take instead, such as mandatory mask-wearing?
Join the DC Bar Pro Bono Center and Arent Fox LLP associate, Alexandra M. Romero, to address these questions and more. In addition, learn about the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) from Nick Rajpara, Economic Development Specialist with the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA).