Coronavirus (COVID-19) Financial Regulatory and Legislative Dashboard
The recent outbreak of the coronavirus COVID-19 has quickly evolved from a local issue to a global crisis. In addition to the tragic human loss, the disease is having and will continue to have a profound economic impact. On this page we will be providing regular legal updates on issues affecting our clients’ businesses around the world. Below is a list of our published updates.
As the COVID-19 outbreak continues to escalate, ensuring wellbeing of employees is paramount, but it is not the only challenge. There is a vast sway of operational and legal issues that businesses must address, too.
The Families First Coronavirus Response Act provides for paid sick leave and expanded family or medical leave benefits to employees, and payroll tax credits to employers in respect of such benefits. The US Department of Labor is issuing rolling guidance regarding the Response Act that includes information regarding, among other things, whether furloughed employees are eligible for such benefits.
Unprecedented aid is available for US aviation industry participants severely affected by the COVID-19 pandemic
Amid COVID-19 Crisis, Public Companies Make the Move to Virtual Meetings