With Many Jurors Barred From Travel, The One Show Cancels 2020 In-Person Judging

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In yet another example of how quickly the concern and containment efforts around the global coronavirus outbreak have escalated in recent days, The One Show today announced it has canceled in-person judging in Puerto Rico—a decision that wasn’t even being discussed a week ago.

The decision was somewhat forced on the awards program’s organizers, as ad agency holding companies around the world clamp down on nonessential travel to avoid exposure to coronavirus, which causes the disease COVID-19.

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