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…

COVID-19 Update: Vax-a-Million, Medicaid Vaccine Uptake, Isolation/Quarantine

OHIO BUREAU OF WORKERS’ COMPENSATION //  MAY 24, 2021   (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Lt. Governor Jon Husted provided the following updates on Ohio’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic. VAX-A-MILLION UPDATE Governor DeWine announced today that Ohio continues to see increased uptake of the COVID-19 vaccine following the announcement of the Ohio Vax-a-Million promotion.…

COVID-19 Update: Nursing Home & Assisted Living Employee Testing Exemption, Homebound Vaccination Plan

OHIO BUREAU OF WORKERS’ COMPENSATION // MAY 3, 2021   (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Lt. Governor Jon Husted provided the following updates on Ohio’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic. LONG-TERM CARE/NURSING FACILITY TESTING ORDER Governor DeWine announced today that a new Ohio Department of Health order will exempt fully vaccinated staff in nursing homes…