Monthly Archives: June 2020

BEWARE OF LAWSUITS COMING DOWN THE PIPELINE: Litigation FAQs Regarding COVID-19

CALL NOW! As employees return to work, employers should be mindful of potential issues that may develop in light of the ongoing threat of COVID-19.  Below are some helpful answers to questions you may have. Can employees bring claims against me in connection with COVID-19? Yes.  Although the law with respect to COVID-19 is not… Read More »

NEW California Statewide Mask Order; Employers Do Not Have Right to Conduct Antibody Testing

CALL NOW! California Issues Statewide Mask Order Pursuant to an Order issued by the State Public Health Officer & Director, effective June 18, 2020, people in California must wear face coverings when they are in the high-risk situations listed below: Inside of, or in line to enter, any indoor public space; Obtaining services from the… Read More »

Erica M. Sorosky Recognized as 2020 Super Lawyer

CALL NOW! Palmieri Tyler is pleased to announce that Erica M. Sorosky, a partner in the firm’s Litigation Department, has been named to the 2020 Super Lawyers Rising Stars List.  Selected from among their peers, only 2.5% of lawyers receive this honor.  Congratulations Erica!

Congress Passes the Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act

CALL NOW! Congress has just passed the Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act, which President Trump is expected to sign into law.  Significantly, this bill extends the time that businesses have to spend Paycheck Protection Program (“PPP”) loan funds and changes the PPP forgiveness rules.  Important aspects of the bill are summarized below. The Paycheck Protection… Read More »

Operating a Business During a Pandemic – Reducing Coronavirus-Related Liability

CALL NOW! As stay-at-home order restrictions are gradually relaxed and California reopens, businesses in California face potential legal liability for illness and death caused by exposing clients and customers to the Coronavirus (also known as “COVID-19”). Already, numerous lawsuits have been filed against businesses whose operations have allegedly resulted in the illness or death of… Read More »