Mar 6, 2020

2020 LEGISLATIVE UPDATE: WEEK 5

The 2020 Regular Session of the Alabama Legislature is now at least a third behind us, as yesterday was the 10th of a constitutionally permitted 30 session days. Next week is the last before the Legislature takes a spring break, which may arrive just in time—this week saw the first...

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Mar 13, 2020

MAYNARD COOPER COVID-19 CONTINGENCY PLAN AND TASK FORCE

Dear Clients, In this time of growing concern surrounding the COVID-19 virus, we want to assure our clients that Maynard, Cooper & Gale is prepared with an emergency business contingency plan. We continue to closely monitor developments and prepare to quickly respond and adapt so that we can seamlessly maintain...

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Mar 15, 2020

PENDING LEGISLATION FOR EMERGENCY PAID SICK LEAVE - A SUMMARY OF THE FAMILIES FIRST CORONAVIRUS RESPONSE ACT

In response to the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic, the United States House of Representatives passed the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (“FFCRA”) early Saturday morning. Among its various provisions, the legislation includes the Emergency Paid Sick Leave Act and the Emergency Family Medical Leave Expansion Act, both of which provide for...

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