Sumary of Challenges to Workplace Vaccine Mandate Moved to Appeals Court in Cincinnati:
- A court clerk for the U.S. Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation randomly selected the Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit by drawing from a drum containing entries for the twelve regional courts of appeal, each of which has at least one related case pending.
- Under that rule, companies with at least 100 employees must require unvaccinated workers to wear masks indoors starting Dec.
- In earlier litigation before the Fifth Circuit, the Justice Department argued that the rule was necessary to protect workers from the pandemic and was well grounded in law.