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International: What employers around the world need to know about Covid-19 Vaccines right now

International: What employers around the world need to know about Covid-19 Vaccines right now

George Avraam

George Avraam

August 26, 2021 09:10 PM

By MICHAEL BREWER, MICHAEL MICHALANDOS, BERNHARD TRAPPEHL, TATIANA GARCES, SUSAN EANDI and GEORGE AVRAAM June 5, 2021

With COVID-19 vaccinations finally here, organizations looking to protect their workforces and promote business continuity must navigate a fast-evolving framework of national protocols and regulatory regimes.

An increasing number of jurisdictions across the globe are publishing guidelines and legislation governing the legal and practical aspects of workplace vaccination programs. As such, we are advising employers on the permissibility of vaccine mandates in particular jurisdictions, the ability to require proof of vaccination (including data privacy considerations), how to treat employees who refuse vaccines, and much more.

To ensure your HR and legal counsel remain up-to-date on the latest employment law regulations globally, below is a selection of our latest vaccination updates.

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