On March 21st New York Governor Andrew Cuomo issued an executive order which seeks to protect individuals who experience financial hardship as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. The executive order does the following:

  1. Modifies New York Banking Law to provide that any New York state-licensed or state-chartered bank will be deemed to be

On March 23, 2020, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis issued Executive Order 20-80. The Order directs all persons whose point of departure originates from the New York Tri-State Area (Connecticut, New Jersey and New York) and entering the State of Florida by air travel to isolate or quarantine for a period of 14 days from the

In an effort to assist small businesses impacted by the Coronavirus, the Small Business Association (SBA) has recently expanded access to its Economic Injury Disaster Loan program for small businesses and private nonprofit organizations.  Under the revised criteria, disaster assistance loans are now available for small businesses in every state.

In order to qualify for

Specifically, time limits for commencing actions, filing notices, motions or other process or proceedings under any statute, local law, ordinance, order, rule or regulation, including but not limited to all time limits under the CPLR are tolled.  The tolling period went into effect on March 20, 2020 and continues until April 19, 2020.

The Executive

In this communication, we have highlighted certain measures that businesses should consider in connection with the impacts of COVID-19, also known as the coronavirus. Although there is not one plan that fits every business, businesses are encouraged to review these and other matters that impact them or their industry, as well as to take steps