We are actively monitoring federal and state government guidance and situation updates—and stand ready to help clients navigate Coronavirus-related business concerns.
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Contact: Maggie M. Tatton | Business and Transactions
612.371.2465 | tattonm@ballardspahr.com 

Alert: Form 8-K Disclosures – COVID-19 Impacts

Alert: SEC’s Coronavirus Response Efforts: Maintaining Operations Consistent with Health Directives

Alert: SEC Extends Conditional Relief From Reporting and Proxy Delivery Requirements for Public Companies Affected By COVID-19

Alert: California Governor and Financial Services Agree to COVID-19 Consumer Relief

Alert: Federal Stimulus Legislation Requires Residential Mortgage Forbearance Relief

Alert: NYDFS Adopts Emergency Regulation Requiring COVID-19 Mortgage Loan Forbearance

Alert: SEC Extends Conditional Relief Relaxing Deadlines under the Investment Company Act and Investment Advisers Act if Affected By COVID-19 Subject to Notice to the SEC and to Investors

Alert: Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Update Servicing Requirements and Relief Related to COVID-19

Alert: Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Announce New Payment Deferral Option

Alert: Mortgage Industry Trade Group Presents COVID-19 Proposals and Requests to Government Agencies

Alert: COVID-19 Sparks Interim Valuations for ESOPs

Alert: Illinois Stay at Home Order: Mortgage Industry Can Continue

Alert: E-Signatures and Remote Online Notarization

Alert: Manufacturers: Qualifying as ‘Critical,’ ‘Life Sustaining,’ or ‘Essential’

Alert: COVID-19 Impacts on Representations & Warranties Insurance Coverage in M&A Transactions

Alert: Estate Planning in Uncertain Times

Alert: NYDFS Requires Filing of Preparedness Plans and Financial Risk Assessments Related to COVID-19

Alert: 2020 Annual Meeting Considerations for Public Reporting Companies as a Result of COVID-19

Alert: The Short-Term Impact of the Coronavirus on Deal Activity 

Alert: SEC Division of Investment Management Guidance for Mutual Fund Boards

Alert: Coronavirus Outbreak Prompts Supply Chain Disruptions

Alert: SEC Provides Filing Extension for Reporting Companies and Individuals

Alert: SEC Order Provides Relief for Reporting Companies Affected by COVID-19

Alert: Disclosing Information About the Coronavirus under HIPAA

Alert: NYDFS Requires Filing of Preparedness Plans and Financial Risk Assessments Related to COVID-19

Contact: Brian Pedrow | Labor and Employment
215.864.8108 | pedrow@ballardspahr.com

Webinars and Webinar Recordings


COVID-19: The 10 Most Critical Questions Being Asked by Employers

Sample Forms, Checklists, Policies and FAQs 

Sample Policy: Emergency Paid Sick Leave and FMLA-Public Health Emergency Leave

Employer Guidelines: Responding To a Positive COVID-19 Diagnosis in the Workplace

Employer Guidelines: COVID-19 Furloughs and Layoffs 

Employer Guidelines: Responding to Higher Risk Employees Regarding COVID-19

Checklist: COVID-19 Employer Checklist

Checklist: COVID-19 Layoff and Furlough Checklist

Sample Form: COVID-19 Request for Leave or Reassignment

FAQs: COVID-19 and the Workplace

Sample Form: Letter for Workforce Travel, Illinois

Sample Form: Letter for Workforce Travel, Pennsylvania

Sample Form: Letter for Workforce Travel, Wisconsin


Alert: CARES Act Provides Enhanced Unemployment Compensation Benefits

Alert: FFCRA Updates: U.S. Department Of Labor Issues Guidance And Congress Passes CARES Act With Amendments

Alert: CARES Act Loans Come with Labor and Employment Strings Attached

Alert: EEOC Updates ‘Pandemic Preparedness in the Workplace’ Guidance to Address COVID-19

Alert: DHS Institutes Flexibility in Form I-9 Compliance for Employers Working Remotely

Alert: NY Legislation Will Require Many Employers to Provide Paid Sick Leave Due to COVID-19 Quarantine

Alert: Federal Legislative Update: President Trump Signs H.R. 6201—Eligible Employees May Use Emergency Paid Sick Leave and Paid FMLA Leave for COVID-19 Related Absences

Alert: Last-Minute Changes to H.R. 6201 Reduce Scope of Paid Sick Leave

Alert: Employee Benefits and Furloughs in the Era of COVID-19

Alert: Colorado Issues Temporary Emergency Paid Sick Leave Requirements

Alert: Federal Legislation Would Provide Paid Sick Leave and Paid Family and Medical Leave to Eligible Workers

Alert: How Employers Should Address the Workplace Impact of COVID-19

Contact: Desmond D. Connall, Jr. | Leasing 
202.661.7642 | connalld@ballardspahr.com

Brian D. Huben | Retail and Fashion 
424.204.4353 | hubenb@ballardspahr.com

Amy M. Glassman | Housing
202.661.7680 | glassmana@ballardspahr.com

Amy M. McClain | Housing 
410.528.5592 | mcclaina@ballardspahr.com

Alert: HUD Programs to Receive Significant Financial Assistance Under CARES Act

Alert: CARES Act Implications for Developers, Multifamily Property Owners, and Investors

Alert: E-Signatures and Remote Online Notarization

Alert: Maryland, D.C., and Virginia Halt Foreclosures and Evictions, Extend Tenant Rights

Alert: California Gov. Newsom Allows Local Governments to Restrict Evictions During Virus Outbreak 

Alert: Recent HUD COVID-19 Guidance Affecting PHAs and Multifamily Owners

HUD COVID-19 Information and Resources

Alert: Fannie, Freddie, and HUD Suspend Foreclosures and Evictions

Alert: Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Address VOEs, Income Continuity, Appraisals, Title Policies, and More

Alert: New Jersey Suspends Evictions

Alert: Illinois State Home Order: Mortgage Industry Can Continue

Alert: New York DFS Urges Suspension of Foreclosures and Deferral of Mortgage Payments

Alert: NY Allows Remote Notarization for Real Estate and Mortgage Industries

Alert: VA Strongly Encourages Foreclosure and Eviction Moratorium

Alert: Update: COVID-19 & Real Estate and Mortgage Closings

Alert: California Gov. Newsom Allows Local Governments to Restrict Evictions During Virus Outbreak

Alert: COVID-19 and Social Distancing Protocols Affect Mortgage Industry


Contact: Wendi L. Kotzen | Tax
215.864.8305 | kotzenw@ballardspahr.com

Jonathan R. Flora | Tax
215.864.8119 | floraj@ballardspahr.com

Alert: CARES Act Includes Tax Rebates, Changes to Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, and Several Other Tax-Related Provisions

Alert: IRS FAQs Provide Additional COVID-19 Related Tax Deadline Guidance

Alert: Arizona Extends Tax Deadline to July 15 in Conformity With Federal Extension

Alert: California Extends Tax Deadlines Due to COVID-19 Pandemic

Alert: Colorado Tax Payment Deadline Extended Due to COVID-19 Pandemic

Alert: District of Columbia Extends Tax Deadlines in Conformity With Federal Extension

Alert: Georgia Extends Income Tax Deadlines to Align With IRS

Alert: Maryland Further Extends Tax Payment Deadline Due to COVID-19 Pandemic

Alert: Minnesota Extends Time to File and Pay 2019 Individual Income Tax

Alert: New York State Extends Tax Filing Date in Lockstep with Federal Deadline Extension

Alert: Utah Tax Deadlines Continue to Automatically Follow Federal Guidance

Alert: Virginia Extends Tax Payment Deadlines to June 1, Filing Date Remains Unchanged and Interest Will Accrue

Alert: Philadelphia Announces Relief for Property and Business Taxes and Provides Wage Tax Guidance for Displaced Workers

Alert: PA DOR Announces Taxpayer Relief Measures Related to Coronavirus Crisis

Alert: IRS Provides Additional Guidance Regarding Changing Tax Day to July 15

Alert: Treasury Extends Tax Filing Date From April 15 to July 15

Alert: IRS Announces Extension of Payment Deadlines, But Not Filing Deadlines; Several Unanswered Federal and State Tax Questions Remain

Alert: Senate Passes House Coronavirus Bill With Tax Credits for Employers and Self-Employed Individuals for Payments of Sick Leave and Family Leave

Alert: IRS Alert Provides Relief to Cover COVID-19 Testing and Treatment

Force Majeure and COVID-19


Douglas Y. Christian
Practice Leader, Insurance
Tel. 215.864.8404

Jean C. Hemphill
Practice Leader, Health Care
Tel. 215.864.8539