This is a repository of Coronavirus-/COVID-19-related information provided by our attorneys as a quick reference. We will continue to update this PDF and webpage.
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4/8/21 – Temporary Pandemic-Related Bankruptcy Code Provisions
2/28/21 – Bankruptcy Court Rules that Eviction Moratorium for COVID Does Not Apply in Bankruptcy
1/11/21 – The Effect of the COVID Act on the Bankruptcy Preference Laws
1/6/2021 – The Continued Assistance Act Becomes Law and Extends Credits for the Families First Coronavirus Response Act
12/14/2020 – The COVID Vaccine and Workplace Compliance
12/14/2020 – Commercial Landlord Tenant Issues in Bankruptcy – Especially During the Pandemic
12/1/2020 – Legal Defenses When COVID-19 Causes a Breach of Contract
10/5/2020 – UPDATE: COVID-19, Business Interruption, and Insurance Coverage
9/10/2020 – Contractual Obligations, Force Majeure, and COVID-19
9/9/2020 – Co-Parenting in the Age of COVID-19
5/18/2020 – Bankruptcy Courts Allow Buisness Debtors to Defer Rent in Response to COVID-19
5/14/2020 – Guidance from the Governor’s Office for Texas Employers on the Re-Opening of Texas
5/4/2020 – COVID-19 and the Plight of the American Movie Theater
4/27/2020 – Bankruptcy and COVID-19: The Case Study of Neiman Marcus and the Fate of Other Department Stores
4/27/2020 – WEBINAR: Trump Executive Order on Temporary Immigration Ban – who is affected, options, and more
4/23/2020 – Immigration Alert: Trump Exeutive Order on Temporary Immigration Ban
4/20/2020 – Business Interruption Insurance: Do You Have the Correct Coverage?
4/17/2020 – Texas Re-Opens Retail Businesses; COVID-19: Considerations for Employee Testing
4/15/2020 – What Happens Next? When Employees Return to the Workforce After COVID-19
4/14/2020- Legal Issues Affecting Your Business Amid the Coronavirus Outbreak
4/9/2020 – 7 Ways Employers Can Protect Confidential Information During the COVID-19 Crisis
4/2/2020 – Cowles Thompson Immigration Alert: Your Immigration Status Amidst COVID-19, Government Office Closures & Suspension of Certain Services, Visa for Medical Professionals, International Students
4/1/2020 – Can I Be Forced to Go into Work During the COVID-19 Outbreak?
3/31/2020 – Dallas Employee Sick-Leave Ordinance Slated to Start April 1, 2020 Has Been Blocked
3/31/2020 – Furlough vs. Layoff: What is the Difference and What’s Important for Employers?
3/26/2020 – Cowles Thompson Immigration Alert: Form I-9 announcement, Labor Certifications/PERM, USCIS Extends Temporary Office Closure
3/25/2020 – COVID-19 Downsizing/Early Retirement or Voluntary Severance Agreements and Age Discrimination
3/23/2020 – Revisiting the Need for Force Majeure Clauses
3/23/2020 – Coronavirus: Texas Workforce Commission Issues Guidance for Separations
3/20/2020 – Cowles Thompson Immigration Alert: U.S. Borders with Canada and Mexico Close
3/19/2020 – What Employers Should Know about the Families First Coronavirus Response Act
3/17/2020 – Alert: Coronavirus and Recent Activities on Capitol Hill
3/10/2020 – Tips for Texas Employers Dealing with Coronavirus
2/26/2020 – The Coronavirus and Its Effect on Companies on the Brink