COVID-19 RESOURCES

Submitted by HKM Profession… on Fri, 04/03/2020 - 17:02
March 11, 2021 | Cody Bauer
  • New Wisconsin Law Grants Broad COVID-19 Civil Liability Immunity: Here’s Who is Impacted
On February 25, 2021, Governor Tony Evers signed Wisconsin Act 4, a new law that protects certain entities from civil liability against claims related to COVID-19.
December 23, 2020 | Brandon T. Glanz and Aidan Zielske1
  • EEOC Unveils COVID-19 Vaccination Guidance for Employers
With the rollout of COVID-19 vaccines underway for segments of the population, the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) has published guidance for employers.
  • Small Business Owners Challenge Minnesota Closure Orders
The Free Minnesota Small Business Coalition and several small business owners have petitioned the Minnesota Court of Appeals for an order declaring a number of Governor Walz’s COVID-19 executive orders unconstitutional under the Equal Protection Clause.
April 27, 2020 | Alex Rubenstein and Brandon Glanz
  • Whistleblower Claims in the Age of COVID-19
COVID-19 has created additional challenges for employers. Among those is the prospect of whistleblower claims brought by terminated employees.
  • Force Majeure COVID-19
Many contracts contain a force majeure clause, typically buried within boilerplate language, which can excuse a party’s nonperformance if extraordinary events prevent the party from fulfilling contractual obligations.