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Texas Lawyer Features Spencer Fane Guidance on Employer-Mandated COVID-19 Vaccines

October 7, 2020

Spencer Fane attorneys Jim Drakeley, Jim Patterson, and Laurie Patton recently published an article featured in the Texas Lawyer discussing mandatory vaccines during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Titled “Can Employers Require Their Employees to Take a COVID-19 Vaccine?” the article outlines the key considerations employers should know when establishing policies, that while legally valid, some employees may object to.

“As employers continue to work through this pandemic environment, they are looking for positive occurrences to bolster work productivity and results,” the authors explained in the article. “The release of an approved vaccine may assist this effort, but any action to mandate vaccinations by its employees should be approached with caution and only after appropriate legal review and analysis.”

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