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COVID Information

For the ease of visitors to the U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims (CAVC), all information, notices, and announcements concerning the CAVC's response to the COVID-19 pandemic will be listed on this page.

Since March 2022, CAVC personnel have been working in a mix of remote and on-site presence, according to their telework schedules. The Court conducts oral arguments in-person (judges and counsel all present), virtually (judges and counsel all remotely), or in a hybrid environment where judges and counsel have the option of appearing in person or remotely. Oral arguments can be viewed via the CAVC's YouTube channel, which can be accessed by using the following link:

Over the past several months, both the CDC and The President's Safer Workplace Task Force have published new implementation guidance related to the Government's new approach to counter COVID-19. Based on this information, the Court is adopting the following changes to its Workplace Safety Plan:


Court Screening Testing Program / Vaccination Status:
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