In Effect: Chicago New Indoor Mask Mandate

City of Chicago Business Affairs & Consumer Protection Effective Friday August 20, 2021, masks are required in all indoor public settings, regardless of vaccination status. Following updated guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and based on Chicago’s current local COVID-19 data, the Chicago Department of Public Health (CDPH) is requiring that…

Updated Chicago Regulations

City of Chicago Business Affairs & Consumer Protection // July 9, 2021   BACP is pleased to announce that Chicago’s City Council passed the Chi Biz Strong Initiative on June 25, 2021. This bold legislative package contains a number of initiatives to help jumpstart our recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic and set our businesses, workers…

Meat Buyers Scramble After Cyberattack Hobbles JBS

Company expects majority of its meat-packing plants to be operational Wednesday By Jacob BungeTHE WALL STREET JOURNAL // JUNE 2, 2021 Meatpacker JBS SA JBSAY -1.15% was hit by a ransomware attack that took a big chunk of U.S. beef-and-pork processing offline, sending buyers scrambling for alternatives and raising pressure on meat supplies. The attack…