Barton supports our clients and colleagues by continuing to collect available information regarding programs and assistance resources that have come into focus particularly due to the widespread and rapidly evolving COVID-19 pandemic. Please see below and check back often as the firm updates Client Alerts and other news focusing on Coronavirus-related legal issues and best practices. For specific questions or concerns, please contact the Barton attorney with whom you regularly work or one of the Barton Crisis Management Team members listed to the right.
Small to Mid-Sized Businesses
CLIENT ALERTS, RELEVANT ARTICLES, and WEBINARS
Partner Kenneth Rashbaum to Moderate “To Trace or Not to Trace?: Compliance in the Era of COVID-19 and Remote Surveillance” Webinar on July 21st
Is Your Return to Work COVID-19 Liability Waiver Worthwhile?
COVID-19 Impact on Business – But Will Insurance Cover the Loss? Issue 2: Legislative Risk-Shifting
Partner Marc O. Dedman Quoted in Crain’s New York Business’ Article, “Albany Pandemic Bill Could Change Commercial Insurance Industry Forever”
Contact Tracing, Surveillance Software & Privacy w/ Ken Rashbaum & Host Richard Levick Featured on “In House Warrior” Daily Podcast
“Cyber Compliance & Litigation: What Now?” Webinar Led by Kenneth Rashbaum
Tracking COVID-19 Contacts for Returning Employees or Their Productivity While Working Remotely? Proceed with Caution
Bankruptcy Partner Eric W. Sleeper Addresses the Implications to Trade Vendors of Additional Terms DIP Lenders Are Likely to Require Due to COVID-19 Repercussions in a Women’s Wear Daily Article
Scott Grubin Presents, “Emerging From Quarantine – How Do I Reopen My Office?” Webinar
COVID-19 Impact On Business—But Will Insurance Cover the Loss? Issue 1: Business Interruption Coverage – Lost Income
Roger Barton: Featured Speaker at BritishAmerican Business Webinar Series, Accelerate Resilience & Continuity, “Financial Resilience in a Time of Crisis,” Held on Monday, April 13th
SEC Proposes Increased Funding Limits for Exempt Offerings
Scott Grubin Led Webinar Panel, “Forward Planning: Managing Your Workplace After COVID-19”
Roger Barton: Quoted in Law360 Article, “Law Firms Brace For More COVID-19 Financial Woes”
Roger Barton Interviewed: “Demonstrating Firm Leadership in a Pandemic”
Interim Mortgage Appraisal Rule Forthcoming
IRS Extends Section 1031 Like-Kind Exchange Deadlines
Demonstrating Firm Leadership in a Pandemic
New Immediate Guidance on the CARES Act & the Paycheck Protection Program
Identify the Business Risks from COVID-19 to Manage Them
Can a Virus Spread from Your Employees to the Company’s Computers? Preparing the Company for Secure Remote Work
Coronavirus Could Impact Your Business—But Will Your Insurance Policy Cover the Loss?
Deciding Whether to Assert That Coronavirus Excuses Contract Nonperformance
When Prepping for COVID-19, Don’t Forget About Laws Not Typically Associated with Office Workers
Will Your Insurance Cover a Data Breach Arising from COVID-19? Review the Policy to Plan Your Claims Now
Real Estate Is An Essential Business
Timely Additional Guidance on the New SBA Paycheck Protection Loan Program
Are You Eligible for a Small Business Loan under the CARES Act?
Governor Cuomo Authorizes Via Video Conference