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Federal Judge Strikes Down Labor Department’s Rule on Leave for Healthcare Providers

A federal judge last week struck down part of a U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) rule limiting paid leave for COVID-19. U.S. District Judge Paul Oetken ruled that DOL’s interpretation of “healthcare workers” under the federal Families First Coronavirus Response Act excluded too many people, including many not in healthcare roles.

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