COVID-19 & Your Business: Frequent Questions

With continued concern about the spread of COVID-19, a number of issues arise that concern businesses of all kinds. On this page, we discuss some questions companies frequently ask.

Responding to the current circumstances calls for a multi-disciplinary approach, with legal advice being only a part of the decision-making process. We encourage readers to incorporate medical and public health expertise in their processes while operating within legal constraints as well. For that reason, some of the information below incorporates guidance from the CDC and other reliable medical and public health sources to help employers balance legal considerations with their concern for their employee’s overall well-being and contributing to general public health.

These materials are made available by Jackson Walker for informational purposes only, do not constitute legal or medical advice, and are not a substitute for legal advice from qualified counsel. The laws of other states and nations may be entirely different from what is described. Your use of these materials does not create an attorney-client relationship between you and Jackson Walker. The facts and results of each case will vary, and no particular result can be guaranteed.