When It Comes to Coronavirus, Can My Boss Do That?

From enforcing temperature checks to testing for COVID-19 and whether the results of those tests must be kept private, here's what lawyers have to say on new workplace issues cropping up.

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Baker McKenzie, one of the world’s largest law firms, with 77 offices across more than 45 countries, has put together a Q&A on coronavirus to shed some light on your rights as an employee and your responsibilities as a business owner.

Q: Can an employer lawfully conduct temperature checks of employees on its premises?

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Brian Hengesbaugh is Chair of the Global Data Privacy and Security Business Unit at Baker & McKenzie LLP, a Member of the Firm's Global IP Tech Steering Committee, and a Member of the Firm's Financial Institutions' Group.