Coronavirus: A Weekly Update and Discussion on Legal and Practical Issues

Each Tuesday

COVID-19 Workplace Issues

The COVID-19 crisis has changed the landscape of our workplaces, now and in the future. As we navigate these turbulent times, Bond will provide guidance during a 45-minute webinar each Tuesday.

Business Recovery Issues

In these sessions, we will not only summarize the week’s latest federal and state guidance, we will also offer insights on

  • Business-opening considerations
  • The laws and latest guidance that affect clients seeking economic relief
  • Risk mitigation and reopening plans
  • Potential liability and recovery issues
  • Tax law amendments and compliance
  • All aspects of employment law compliance

Tuesdays
12 - 12:45 p.m.

To register for this webinar series, click here.

View March 10 Webinar  |  Presenter Information

  • NY State of Emergency: Public Health Announcements & Advisories
  • Practical Steps Employers Should Be Doing Now
  • Cancelling Events and Potential Contract/Insurance Issues
  • Best Resources to Stay up to Date

View March 17 Webinar  |  Presenter Information

  • The Scope of NYS Executive Orders
  • The Impact on Private Sector and Municipal Entities
  • Controlling a Virus Hot Spot: The New Rochelle Experience
  • Best Practices for Remote Work Arrangements
  • Business Interruption Insurance Issues and Contract Claims Arising from the COVID-19 Crisis

View March 24 Webinar  |  Presenter Information

  • Imposition of Restrictions in Hospitals and Long Term Care Facilities
  • The Latest Out of Governor Cuomo’s Office
  • How COVID-19 has Impacted Pending Litigation and Curtailed Court Operations
  • Emergency Aid Measures

View March 31 Webinar  |  Presenter Information

  • The CARES Act
  • Families First and CARES Act: Key Employment Law Provisions
  • Unemployment Summary
  • The Latest Developments From Albany: NY Updates
  • OSHA Guidance for COVID-19

View April 7 Webinar  |  Presenter Information

  • Navigating Notice, Statutory and Paid Leave Overlay, Health Care Provider Definition, Counting Employees
  • Dealing with Troubled Companies
  • Commercial Rent Payment - Overview
  • Updates from Albany

View April 14 Webinar  |  Presenter Information

  • The Latest Guidance from ESDC and Update on Complaints to AG's Office
  • Update from Albany
  • Leave Documentation
  • Product Liability and Other Issues
  • Main Street Lending Program

View April 21 Webinar  |  Presenter Information

  • Coronavirus in the Workplace
  • Layoffs, Furloughs and WARN Act Issues
  • Update from Albany
  • Reopening Issues - Planning and Preparedness
  • Negligence and Litigation Issues
  • Relief Programs - The Old, The New and The Unknown

View April 28 Webinar  |  Presenter Information

  • FEMA's Public Assistance Program for Entities Affected by COVID-19
  • CARES Act Part II and PPP Update
  • Going from NY on PAUSE to NY FORWARD
  • Reopening Considerations - Components of a Reopening Plan 
  • Avoiding Employment Discrimination Claims Related to Coronavirus

View May 5 Webinar  |  Presenter Information

  • Unemployment Update - Top Issues Under the CARES Act
  • Litigation Update - NYUS Court E-Filing and Other Litigation Issues
  • Reopening Update - The Latest on Reopening Plans
  • Update from Albany
  • Loan and Relief Issues - The Evolving Issues and Update

View May 12 Webinar  |  Presenter Information

  • FFCRA Leave and Rehiring Issues
  • Working Remotely
  • New York's Pubic Sector - Restricted, Not Paused
  • Update from Albany
  • Tax Credits, Loans and PPP Update

View May 19 Webinar  |  Presenter Information

  • Update from Albany
  • Phase 1 and Reopening Plans
  • What Can We Expect in the Coming Weeks?
  • Employment Issues
  • PPP Update

View May 26 Webinar  |  Presenter Information

  • CARES Act Final Regulations and Loan Forgiveness Application
  • Update from Albany
  • Phase One Reopening and Anticipated
  • Issues in Phase Two

View June 2 Webinar  |  Presenter Information

  • PPP FAQ's - Things to Focus on as Reopening Proceeds
  • Reopening Update - Clearing Up Some Questions
  • Reopening Update - Where Are We?
  • Employment Accommodation and Discrimination Issues
  • COVID-19 Exposure Claims - Things to Consider as Businesses Reopen

Helpful links:

USDOL Wage & Hour Division - Q&A regarding COVID-19 impact on pay

OSHA Guidelines on Preparing Workplaces for COVID-19