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Makenzie Way is an associate in the Labor Department and a member of the Employment Litigation & Arbitration Group. Makenzie also has experience working as…

Makenzie Way is an associate in the Labor Department and a member of the Employment Litigation & Arbitration Group. Makenzie also has experience working as a mediator with the Penn Law Mediation Clinic.

Makenzie earned her J.D. from the University of Pennsylvania Law School, where she was a deans scholar and editor of the University of Pennsylvania Journal of Law and Social Change (online). During law school, Makenzie earned a Certificate in Alternative Dispute Resolution after completing the Alternative Dispute Resolution Transnational Program at Waseda Law School in Tokyo, Japan. She was also a visiting scholar at the London School of Economics and Political Science in their Master of Laws (LLM) program, and founded Penn Law’s first Native American Law Student Association (NALSA).

In addition, Makenzie has a Master’s degree in Legal Studies, a Bachelor of Arts in philosophy and sociology, and a Certificate of International Chinese Studies.

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Quick Hit As we previously reported, Virginia became the first state to issue mandatory COVID-19 workplace safety rules via an emergency temporary standard (“ETS”) executed on July 15, 2020. The temporary standard expired on January 26, 2021 but the Virginia Department of Labor and Industry’s Safety and Health Codes Board (the “Board”) has recently taken steps to ensure the protection for workers will continue beyond its expiration. On January 13, 2021 in a 9-4 vote, the Board passed permanent workplace virus safety regulations that mirror but also enhance those in the ETS. The permanent regulations became effective on January…

About

Makenzie Way is an associate in the Labor Department and a member of the Employment Litigation & Arbitration Group. Makenzie also has experience working as…

Makenzie Way is an associate in the Labor Department and a member of the Employment Litigation & Arbitration Group. Makenzie also has experience working as a mediator with the Penn Law Mediation Clinic.

Makenzie earned her J.D. from the University of Pennsylvania Law School, where she was a deans scholar and editor of the University of Pennsylvania Journal of Law and Social Change (online). During law school, Makenzie earned a Certificate in Alternative Dispute Resolution after completing the Alternative Dispute Resolution Transnational Program at Waseda Law School in Tokyo, Japan. She was also a visiting scholar at the London School of Economics and Political Science in their Master of Laws (LLM) program, and founded Penn Law’s first Native American Law Student Association (NALSA).

In addition, Makenzie has a Master’s degree in Legal Studies, a Bachelor of Arts in philosophy and sociology, and a Certificate of International Chinese Studies.