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Production Resource Group Helps Make Protective Gear For Healthcare Professionals

Faced with the magnitude of the global health crisis linked to the spread of COVID-19, Production Resource Group, LLC PRG is putting its skills to work to make a difference in the fight against the virus in Europe and The United States. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Europe, Theatre, United States, BWW News Desk, COVID, Production Resource Group LLC PRG

United Arab Emirates: COVID-19 Developments - BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP

As the COVID-19 situation develops, we would like to take this opportunity to say that BSA are continuing business as usual.
Tags: News, Bsa, Associates LLP, Ahmad Bin Hezeem, COVID

Coronavirus: Man jailed for coughing on police officer

Adam Lewis told the officer "I am Covid and I am going to cough in your face and you will get it".
Tags: UK, News, Adam Lewis, COVID

Netherlands: Dutch Government Introduces Emergency Measures To Support Companies - Intertrust

The Dutch government has announced several emergency measures to support companies affected by the outbreak of COVID-19. For our clients, the most important measures are related to tax and wage costs...
Tags: News, Netherlands, COVID

United States: COVID-19 Guidance For Restaurants And Other Food And Beverage Retailers - Holland & Knight

Restaurants as well as other food and beverage retailers throughout the United States have been tremendously impacted by the COVID-19...
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Rebooting and revaluing the global Hospitality Industry - Hospitality Unsettled Podcast

In addition to questions such as: How can we, as a future leader, imagine and create a new and improved future hospitality industry? And why it's necessary now with Covid-19 to ask the crucial but difficult questions?
Tags: Travel, COVID

OXGENE and The Native Antigen Company Announce Collaboration to Increase COVID-19 Antigen Production for Diagnostic Kits and Vaccine Development

OXGENE™ and The Native Antigen Company today announced a collaboration to scale up production of SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) reagents.
Tags: Health, Native Antigen Company, COVID, Native Antigen Company Announce Collaboration

United States: The Coronavirus Crisis—Consider Your Contract Notice Provisions In Light Of Office Closures - Arnold & Porter

With the spread of COVID-19, more and more businesses are closing their offices, either voluntarily or as required by law...
Tags: News, United States, Porter, COVID, Light Of Office Closures Arnold

Canada: COVID-19: Ontario Announces New Emergency Order Allowing Health Service Providers To Override Collective Agreement Obligations - CCPartners

On March 21, 2020, the Ontario government announced a new order under the declaration of emergency to give designated health service providers ...
Tags: News, Canada, Ontario, COVID

The Latest: Protective gear shortage hits Fukushima workers

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness or death.TOP OF THE HOUR:___— Protective gear shortage affecting workers at Fukushima nuclear plant— Australia to offer free child care during pandemic to keep workers on job— New Zealand has plan to help tourists return home— Isreael's health minister diagnosed with new coro...
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UK: COVID 19—FAQs For United Kingdom Operations - Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart

The spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in the United Kingdom has caused employers to be increasingly concerned and uncertain regarding the future of their workforces.
Tags: UK, News, United Kingdom, Stewart, COVID

Novartis scraps sale of assets including COVID-19 hopeful to Aurobindo Pharma

Novartis AG on Thursday scrapped the $1 billion sale of U.S. generic pill and skin drug assets to India's Aurobindo Pharma Ltd as regulators balked, setting back the Swiss drugmaker's shift to more profitable medicines.
Tags: Money, India, businessNews, Novartis, Novartis AG, Aurobindo Pharma, Aurobindo Pharma Ltd, COVID

Thursday morning news briefing: Virus questions without answers

If you want to receive twice-daily briefings like this by email, sign up to the Front Page newsletter here. For two-minute audio updates, try The Briefing - on podcasts, smart speakers and WhatsApp. Ministers fail to explain testing and lockdown strategy So many questions; so few answers. Ministers are unable to answer basic questions about when Britain's testing regime for coronavirus is to be increased dramatically in scale to allow the country to plan its lockdown exit. After days of mou...
Tags: UK, London, News, Germany, Berlin, World, Britain, NHS, Jp Morgan, RSPB, Allister Heath, Alex, Aintree, Helena Horton, Sarah Knapton, Michael Deacon

'Worse Than a Gunshot': Tennessee Nurse Sends Coronavirus Warning From Hospital Bed

A nurse at a nursing home in Gallatin, Tennessee, who is now fighting COVID-19 in a hospital has filmed a cautionary video warning viewers to take the virus seriously.This footage, taken by Shareka Williams, a nurse at the Gallatin Center for Rehabilitation & Healing nursing home, features Williams talking to the camera and struggling to breathe.Doesn’t matter your color or age or your health condition, this is no joke," Williams says. “Stay at home… This is something you don’t want.”According t...
Tags: Health, News, Williams, Tennessee, Gallatin Tennessee, COVID, Shareka Williams, Gallatin Center for Rehabilitation Healing

Patients with hypertension, diabetes and heart disease more likely to die from COVID-19

As the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) evolves, important information emerges, thanks to studies and analyses undertaken by scientists and health experts. With more data available based on patients in actual healthcare settings, scientists have more information on how the virus affects the body and who are at most risk of the disease.
Tags: Health, COVID

Canada: COVID-19: Force Majeure And The Supply Chain - Gowling WLG

We are all now feeling the damaging impact of the rapid spread of the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic. This includes businesses who are seeing unprecedented effects across their operations
Tags: News, Canada, COVID

United States: Telemarketing In A State Of Emergency - Klein Moynihan Turco LLP

Within a few short weeks, Covid-19 ("Covid-19"), the disease caused by the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, has affected nearly all aspects of life in America.
Tags: News, United States, COVID, Emergency Klein Moynihan Turco LLP

Indian government officially launches its coronavirus tracking app

Last week, we reported about India building a coronavirus tracker based on your mobile location. Now, the government has officially launched the app with the name of Aarogya Setu (which translates from Sanskrit to ‘A bridge of health’). The core function of the app remains the same as the beta version: using your phone’s location data and Bluetooth to assess if you’ve been near a person who was infected by COVID-19, by looking through a database of known cases. The app specifies that all your da...
Tags: Startups, India, COVID, Aarogya Setu

Private sector working to ensure it doesn’t get worse before it gets better

The federal government’s efforts to combat the ongoing coronavirus pandemic illustrate why we shouldn’t put our full trust in government to find a cure. After all, they badly botched the testing, costing valuable time in identifying new cases and limiting its spread. Fortunately, private-sector innovators are leading where government has underwhelmed, conducting speedy research and development into potentially life-saving cures, while providing critical support in other areas where government ac...
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Canada: Federal Programs For Workplaces RE: COVID-19 - Minden Gross LLP

In this update, we address what programs may be available for workers and employers in response to the challenges being faced in workplaces.
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India: COVID-19 : Is The Indian Judiciary Battle Ready? - Khaitan & Co

The World Health Organisation has declared COVID-19 to be a pandemic.
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Parents, Arm Your Kids Against COVID-19 With Good Hand-Washing Habits

Title: Parents, Arm Your Kids Against COVID-19 With Good Hand-Washing HabitsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 3/31/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 4/1/2020 12:00:00 AM

Don't Fall Prey to COVID-19 Scammers

Title: Don't Fall Prey to COVID-19 ScammersCategory: Health NewsCreated: 3/31/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 4/1/2020 12:00:00 AM
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Venezuela: COVID-19 Venezuela: Employment Labor Sector Q&A - Clyde & Co

Our Labor Law specialist, Damirca Prieto answers questions on the effect or COVID-19 in the Venezuelan labor sector.
Tags: News, Venezuela, COVID, Damirca Prieto

United States: US Enacts The Families First Coronavirus Response Act - Cooley LLP

On March 18, 2020, one week after the World Health Organization announced that the spread of COVID-19 qualified as a "pandemic,"
Tags: News, US, United States, World Health Organization, Cooley LLP, COVID

Help with COVID-19 research using [email protected] on Linux

Are you hoping to contribute something positive during the global pandemic? Find out how you can help with [email protected]
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California Public Health Officials: Cloth Face Masks Could Help Prevent Spread Of Coronavirus

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — The California Department of Public Health said Wednesday wearing cloth face coverings could help prevent the spread of coronavirus when used in conjunction with social distancing and frequent handwashing. While the state is not requiring people to wear face coverings, State Health Officer Dr. Sonia Angell said wearing cloth face coverings could “could provide some additional benefit by acting as a reminder for other people to keep their distance, and it could help reduce th...
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Indonesia: Indonesian Employment Law And COVID-19: Reduced Salaries, Unpaid Leave And Termination - SSEK Indonesian Legal Consultants

As a result of the serious economic disruptions from COVID-19, many employers in Indonesia may be forced to reduce costs for the foreseeable future. What options are available to employers under Indonesian employment law?
Tags: News, Indonesia, COVID

Worldwide: Navigating The Legal Implications Of COVID-19 - Lawson Lundell LLP

The growing impact of COVID-19 is being felt around the world, both personally and economically. During these unprecedented times, we understand that new challenges arise each day.
Tags: News, Lawson Lundell LLP, COVID

United States: COVID-19 Update: New York Requires Nonessential Employers To Send All Employees Home - Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP

Pursuant to an Executive Order signed by Gov. Andrew Cuomo titled New York State on PAUSE, effective at 8 p.m. on Sunday, March 22...
Tags: News, United States, Andrew Cuomo, New York State, Frankel LLP, COVID, All Employees Home Kramer Levin Naftalis