Schiff Launches Coronavirus Task Force to Address Business and Legal Issues of Pandemic

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Schiff Launches Coronavirus Task Force to Address Business and Legal Issues of Pandemic

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Schiff Hardin LLP announced today its launch of a Coronavirus Task Force to address the significant business, legal, and economic challenges facing companies as a result of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The task force advises on a broad range of issues, including:

  • Workplace and employment leave policies
  • Corporate compliance obligations during a global health emergency
  • Potential product liability for manufacturers of products used to protect against COVID-19
  • Advising drug manufacturers on patent prosecution in the development of products to protect, diagnose, or treat COVID-19
  • Challenging or defending current contracts or commercial agreements impacted by the virus
  • Protecting the confidentiality of your employees while obtaining information to safeguard others

The firm’s Coronavirus Task Force will continue to publish Insights about ongoing challenges and issues facing businesses.