Coronavirus Litigation: The Week In Review

Law360 (April 1, 2021, 9:14 PM EDT) -- The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has escaped claims it failed to enforce COVID-19 protocols, Pfizer Inc. and BioNTech say a suit alleging they used poached research technology in their testing of a coronavirus vaccine could hinder vaccine efforts, and Planet Fitness has dodged a class action claiming it unlawfully charged fees while gyms were shuttered during the pandemic.

While courts across the country are altering procedures, restricting access and postponing certain cases to stem the spread of the coronavirus, the pandemic has also prompted a wave of litigation across the country.

Here's a breakdown of some of the COVID-19-related cases from the...

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