Vedder Price

Corporate and Operating Matters

Vedder Price Corporate, Transactional and Real Estate attorneys are assisting companies on the complex and challenging business issues arising out of the government shut down and related orders in response to the COVID-19 outbreak. We are providing clients with daily guidance on decisions and policies concerning:

  • State Essential Business Orders and “stay home” requirements’ impact on businesses
  • Lease and other real estate matters
  • Financing and Restructuring Matters
  • Contract Matters ranging from Force Majeure to Material Adverse Change provisions
  • Government business loan matters as legislation is passed

Our Corporate attorneys have compiled the following external resources to assist in navigating coronavirus concerns. Please also see our Vedder Thinking articles and webinars on the subject by clicking the "Vedder Thinking" tab to the right. 

Alaska

How is DHSS responding to COVID-19?

Arizona:

“Stay Home, Stay Healthy, Stay Connected”

California:

Stay home except for essential needs

Colorado: 

Stay home except for essential needs

Connecticut: 

Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)

Delaware:

Suspension of Non-Essential In-Person Business Operations

Hawaii:

COVID-19 Daily Update March 23, 2020

Idaho:

Governor Little issues statewide stay-home order, signs extreme emergency declaration

Illinois: 

Gov. Pritzker Announces Statewide Stay At Home Order to Maximize COVID-19 Containment, Ensure Health Care System Remains Fully Operational 

Indiana: 

Indiana Stay-At-Home Order FAQ

Kansas

Governor Kelly issues temporary, statewide Stay Home order in ongoing effort to combat COVID-19

Louisiana

Gov. Edwards Issues Statewide Stay at Home Order to Further Fight the Spread of COVID-19 in Louisiana

Maryland: 

The Hogan Administration’s COVID-19 Response

Massachusetts:

Governor Charlie Baker Orders All Non-Essential Businesses To Cease In Person Operation, Directs the Department of Public Health to Issue Stay at Home Advisory For Two Weeks

Michigan: 

Governor Whitmer Signs "Stay Home, Stay Safe" Executive Order

Minnesota:

Governor Phil Scott Issues a “Stay Home, Stay Safe” Order, Directs Additional Closures

Montana

Novel Coronavirus

New Hampshire

State of New Hampshire by His Excellency Christopher T. Sununu, Governor

New Jersey: 

How do Executive Orders No. 107 and 108 on closures and social distancing affect my business?

New Mexico:

New York:

Guidance For Determining Whether A Business Enterprise Is Subject To A Workforce Reduction Under Executive Order 202.6

North Carolina

Governor Cooper Announces Statewide Stay at Home Order Until April 29

Ohio:

COVID-19

Oregon:

Executive Order: Stay Home Except for Essential Needs

Pennsylvania:

Non-Life-Sustaining Businesses

Rhode Island

STAYING AT HOME, REDUCING GATHERINGS, CERTAIN RETAIL BUSINESS CLOSURES AND FURTHER QUARANTINE PROVISIONS

Vermont:

COVID-19 Response and Preparation

Virginia:

TEMPORARY STAY AT HOME ORDERDUE TO NOVEL CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19)

Washington:

Inslee announces "Stay Home, Stay Healthy" order 

Washington, DC:

Closure of Non-Essentials Businesses

West Virginia: 

Governor Issues Stay-At-Home Order

Wisconsin: 

Gov. Evers Directs DHS to Issue Safer at Home Order

Executive Order by State

https://coronavirus.dc.gov/page/stay-home