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On March 11, 2020, the World Health Organization (WHO) declared COVID-19 a pandemic. Governments, municipalities and employers are taking various measures to help contain the spread. To assist you, this page includes information regarding potential insurance coverage implications and additional resources to monitor this evolving situation.

 

Potential Coverage Implications

 

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  • Family First Coronavirus Response Act | What Employers Need to Know

Learn about the most recent developments affecting employers from a human resources perspective and gain insights into what legislation may be coming later this week.

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  • COVID-19 | Critical Considerations for Plan Sponsors

Learn about the most recent developments affecting employee benefits and learn what steps employers should be taking to ensure compliance under the new legislation.

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  • Employee Benefits – Paycheck Protection Program | A New Relief Option for Small Businesses

Listen to an overview of the Small Business Administration’s resources that provide small businesses with working capital loans that can provide vital economic support to small businesses to help overcome the temporary loss of revenue they are experiencing.

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Additional Resources

The following includes a roundup of resources to assist in monitoring the most up-to-date information available:

Benefits and Human Resources

Business Planning and Continuity/Operations

Cyber Risks

Government and Policy Notices

Mental Health and Wellbeing

While we continue to monitor this fluid situation, please do not hesitate to contact us with any questions or concerns. In the meantime, we’d like to thank you for trusting AHERN Insurance Brokerage with your insurance needs.

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Stories about massive computer hacking appear with increasing frequency. The perpetrators include state actors, sophisticated criminal operators around the world, political groups, and disgruntled employees. Victims of cybercrime include major corporations, political campaigns, and government agencies. Unfortunately, lawyers are not immune from this phenomenon!

It is challenging to keep pace with rapidly changing technology and sophisticated cybercriminals. There are, however, steps that will significantly reduce your risk of data breaches.

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When it comes to unrepresented individuals who are party to a transaction or litigation, clarifying representation is very important. This article provides an answer to the question, how does a non-engagement letter protect us from claims?

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Given law firms’ fluid real estate needs, they often find themselves with either too much or too little space. When a firm has unused offices, it often makes good sense to sub-let to sole practitioners, resulting in a classic “win-win.” The solo is able to access the larger firm’s professional office space and infrastructure at a reasonable cost, and the firm receives rent payments to help defray its fixed costs.

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