Coronavirus Insights & Resources

What You Need To Know

As the number of patients infected with COVID-19 escalates in the U.S. and abroad, businesses of all types and sizes must prepare for potential legal implications of dealing with Coronavirus in the workplace.

This page contains insights and resources from Jackson Walker attorneys, as well as outside resources and links that may be helpful to preparations within your organization. This page will be updated regularly with additional resources as the situation develops. For guidance specific to your business, contact a Jackson Walker attorney.

The webinar and resources on this page do not constitute legal or medical advice.

Insights & Resources

Frequent Questions

During this rapidly evolving situation, companies find themselves faced with the need to develop policies surrounding the illness. In our regularly-updated FAQ, we discuss some frequent questions from businesses on topics including healthcare, labor & employment, travel, business continuity, contracts, insurance, and corporate finance.



COVID-19 & Your Business: Families First Coronavirus Response Act (March 20)

Join JW attorneys for a webinar discussing key provisions of the FFCRA impacting employers, including the creation of the Emergency Family and Medical Leave Expansion Act and the Emergency Paid Sick Leave Act as well as the acts related to employee benefits, amendments to other federal laws, and the tools provided to individuals and employers to help ride out the impact of the Coronavirus outbreak. RECENT DOL GUIDANCE STATES THAT THE EFFECTIVE DATE OF THE ACT IS APRIL 1. PLEASE NOTE THAT ANY REFERENCES IN THE ORAL PRESENTATION OF THE WEBINAR TO APRIL 2 SHOULD BE TO APRIL 1.

Coronavirus, Your Business, & What You Need To Know (March 5)

Join Jackson Walker attorneys Judy Garner (Labor & Employment), Virginia Mimmack (Healthcare), Katherine Staton (Litigation – Aviation), and Shannon Teicher (Cybersecurity & Technology) as they discuss what you need to know and provide recommendations for navigating potential legal and healthcare issues in order to protect your business and employees.

Our Experience

Explore related practice areas and contact a Jackson Walker attorney for more information on how we can help companies of all sizes navigate today’s complex legal landscape.

Additional Resources

While Jackson Walker does not maintain or update the information from these outside resources, it may be helpful to your business.