Wednesday, April 14, 2021

Subscribers Only

Free

State COVID-19 Lockdowns: What Contractors Operating in “Lockdown” Areas Need to Know

As the federal government continues taking steps to mitigate the unfolding COVID-19 public health emergency, state and local governments have started issuing “lockdown” or “stay at home” orders. These orders, among other things, place significant restrictions on or mandate the closure of non-essential businesses. Government contractors with operations in these jurisdictions must understand the scope […]
Must be a Paid Member or a Free Trial Member to Access Content. Members log in here.

Fastest 5 Minutes: Updates on Government Contracts COVID-19 Issues (March 30)

This special edition of the Fastest Five Minutes focuses on further COVID-19 issues facing our clients. We discuss questions related to stay-at-home orders and...

Is Your Construction Project “Essential”?

By Ryan P. Robichaux & J. Christopher Selman Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP As the coronavirus pandemic’s devastating impacts continue to evolve, governments at all...

COVID-19: State and Local Shut-Down Orders and Exemptions for Critical Infrastructure

Since the onset of the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic in the United States, public officials have issued numerous emergency directives closing non-essential businesses...

The Virginia Coronavirus Fraud Task Force

Virginia law enforcement agencies have created a new joint federal and state task force to identify, investigate, and prosecute fraud related to the ongoing...

California Employers Who Shut Down or Conducted a Mass Layoff on or After March...

As discussed in our prior Advisory, on March 17, 2020, Governor Gavin Newsom issued Executive Order N-31-20, which suspended portions of the California WARN Act during the COVID-19 emergency. On March 23, 2020, the Department of Industrial Relations, Division of Labor Standards Enforcement, and the Employment Development Department issued guidance that has important ramifications for California […]
Must be a Paid Member or a Free Trial Member to Access Content. Members log in here.

COVID-19 Response — Locked In Paradise — Hawai`i Issues Robust Stay-at-Home and Mandatory Quarantine...

This week, the State of Hawai`i instituted some of the most sweeping emergency orders in the country in the response to the COVID-19 pandemic. For tourists, tourism, federal employees, federal contractors, and the millions of island residents, this means a very different kind of stay while in paradise. Read the full post at McCarter & […]
Must be a Paid Member or a Free Trial Member to Access Content. Members log in here.

NAVIGATING COVID-19 SHUTDOWN ORDERS — GOVERNMENT CONTRACTOR VERSION

The Coronavirus pandemic is straining the defense industrial base and other federal contractors. Curfews and shelter-in-place orders have slowed or halted production on several programs, including Italian and Japanese facilities for final assembly of the F-35 joint strike fighter. California, Connecticut, Louisiana, Illinois, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Puerto Rico, and numerous counties […]
Must be a Paid Member or a Free Trial Member to Access Content. Members log in here.

Virginia Orders Statewide Closure of Recreational and Entertainment Businesses to the Public, Non-Essential Retail...

On Monday, March 23, 2020, Governor Northam issued Executive Order 53 (“EO53”) ordering the statewide closure of recreational and educational businesses to the public, non-essential retail businesses, all K-12 schools for the remainder of the academic year, banning all gatherings of more than 10 people, and restricting Essential Retail Businesses and Professional Service Businesses to […]
Must be a Paid Member or a Free Trial Member to Access Content. Members log in here.

Pennsylvania Issues Guidance for Businesses Concerning COVID-19 Mitigation Efforts

On Thursday, March 19, 2020, Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf increased Pennsylvania’s COVID-19 response with an unprecedented Executive Order requiring all “non-life sustaining businesses” in Pennsylvania to close their physical locations by 8:00 p.m.  Click here to view the Governor’s Order.  “Non-life sustaining businesses” are listed here and include businesses in the following industries, among others: construction; manufacturing; retail; and […]
Must be a Paid Member or a Free Trial Member to Access Content. Members log in here.