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Morrison & Foerster has mobilized a team of legal advisors across our firm’s global practices and disciplines to offer you timely legal and business advice as this global health crisis continues to quickly evolve.
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Discover the latest insights related to the passing of the sweeping U.S. Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (the “CARES” Act) legislation.
This Friday, 27 March 2020, we will be sharing crucial legal insights on the German labour and tax law consequences of the current COVID-19 crisis. Join us as we will discuss the ways to deal with the many challenges due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Following a first webinar in collaboration with Deutsche Börse Venture Network held on Friday, 27 March, we will host a second session focusing on contractual obligations which might cease in times of COVID‐19.