The COVID-19 crisis has created a very fluid situation, in which changes to the law or related guidance can occur on a daily basis. Here are some links to resources you may find helpful. We will continue to update these resources as new information becomes available.
Please also do not hesitate to contact any members of the Gallagher Evelius & Jones COVID-19 Response Team:
Aaron Pinegar, Steve Metzger, Brian Tucker, David Kinkopf, Saul Gilstein, Carl Jean-Baptiste, Mallory Regenbogen, Ali Best, Kathy Hoskins, Paul Caiola, David Sommer, Matt Oakey, Mark Saudek, Kevin Davidson, and Sydney Fortmann.
U.S. Department of Labor Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) – Covid-19 related materials
U.S. Department of Labor – information on Fair Labor Standards Act, the Family and Medical Leave Act, and sick leave: https://www.dol.gov/agencies/whd/pandemic
The following link to the U.S. Treasury Department’s posted information relating to the Paycheck Protection Program will include links to a number of helpful interpretive documents relating to the PPP (e.g., Interim Final Rules, FAQs, etc.), some of which have been updated several times over the last few weeks.
This Baltimore Development Corporation link is largely broken down into federal, state and local buckets of information for businesses.
Steven G. MetzgerPartner
Focusing on education law and employment law, Steve Metzger represents colleges, private high schools, the parochial school system of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Baltimore, hospitals, religious and social service organizations, and a variety of other employers.