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Working With SARS
Employment lawyers busy helping clients avoid missteps related to the disease
Alexei Oreskovic -- The Recorder -- 5-22-2003
In the few months since SARS began to spread across the globe, businesses have scrambled to shield their workers from the virus. But fighting SARS in the workplace raises a number of thorny legal issues, from disability discrimination to medical privacy rights. For employment lawyers, this has meant balancing sometimes divergent legal and public safety priorities in the face of a disease that's still a mystery.