A new reality awaits us, and what this looks like is difficult to predict. What we do know is that the
    COVID-19 pandemic will create challenges and opportunities for companies. Organizations that plan for their recovery and are rebuilding for the future will be better positioned for a post-pandemic world. Locke Lord has the resources to help navigate these and other important legal considerations in the post-pandemic reality.

    We encourage you to regularly visit this page for the most up-to-date information.

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    Rebuild for the Future

    Saving Our Small Businesses – Considerations for Lenders upon the Default or Bankruptcy ‎of a Paycheck Protection Program Borrower

    Saving Our Small Businesses: Paycheck Protection Program Loans and Changes of Ownership

    Help for Main Street: Federal Reserve Announces Expansion of Main Street Lending Program to Provide Greater Access to Credit for Nonprofits through Two New Credit Facilities

    IRS Issues Helpful Guidance for Coronavirus-Related Distributions and Loans from Retirement Plans Under The Cares Act

    OCC Issues Bulletin Regarding Interplay between Preemption and State and Local COVID-19-Relief Measures

    Main Street Lending Program – Federal Reserve Announces Expanded Access for Some Businesses While Affiliation Rules Restrict Access for Others

    Help for Main Street: Borrower Certifications and Covenants for the Main Street Lending Program

    Help for Main Street: Lender Certifications and Covenants for the Main Street Lending Program

    Saving Our Small Businesses – Law Extends PPP Forgiveness Period and Loosens Other Restrictions

    Help for Main Street: Federal Reserve Bank of Boston Provides Updated Information on Main Street Lending Program

    CARES Act Guide: Overview of Key Reorganization Provisions and Bankruptcy Code Amendments


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    Key Questions for Employers Facing COVID-19 (FAQ)

    The Future for Flexible Working in the UK

    Updates From the Agencies: COVID, COVID, COVID and Then Some

    COVID-19 Testing and Informed Consent

    Best Practices for Preventing and Responding to Flu/Coronavirus Outbreaks in the Workplace

    Return to Work Considerations


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    Manage Risks, Investigations and Disputes

    Beyond MAE: COVID-19 Impacts on M&A

    UK High Court Rules on Business Interruption Insurance Test Case

    Centers for Disease Control Order: Temporary Halt in Residential Evictions to Prevent the Further Spread of COVID-19

    Updated Restrictions on Florida Foreclosure Proceedings due to COVID-19 (September 1, 2020)

    Updated Restrictions on Florida Foreclosure Proceedings due to COVID-19 (July 1, 2020)

    Restrictions on Residential Foreclosure Activities and Court Proceedings Due to COVID-19

    Health Providers Fighting COVID-19 Should Beware Tort Risk

    Can an Arbitrator Require Arbitration by Videoconference?

    COVID-19 Orders and Commercial Tenants’ Potential Arguments for Terminating ‎Leases

    Conversion of Litigation to Arbitration: An Answer to Judicial Delay in the Time of COVID-19

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