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Brazil
Tauil & Chequer
On March 12, 2020, the Brazilian government published Act No. 356/2020, which provides for the regulation and implementation of measures to deal with the COVID-19 coronavirus as a public health emergency.
Canada
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
On March 25, 2020, the Canadian Government passed into law Bill C-13, An Act respecting certain measures in response to COVID-19, following emergency sittings of Parliament and the Senate.
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
The Government of Ontario has made changes to the Ontario Drug Benefit (ODB) Program in an effort to reduce the risk of drug shortages in the province during the COVID-19 outbreak.
Stikeman Elliott LLP
On March 18, 2020, the federal Minister of Health approved the Interim Order Respecting the Importation and Sale of Medical Devices for Use in Relation to COVID-19.
Rogers Partners LLP
The spread of COVID-19 is affecting people in many ways.
Miller Thomson LLP
Since the outbreak of the Novel Coronavirus, referred to as COVID-19, was originally identified on December 31, 2019 by Chinese health authorities, it has been closely followed internationally by all levels of government, ...
Miller Thomson LLP
Governments across Canada are responding to the COVID-19 crisis by invoking powers available to them under public health and emergency management legislation.
MLT Aikins LLP
A distant threat until recently, COVID-19 (aka Coronavirus) has now landed squarely on Canadians' doorsteps, prompting various levels of government to implement urgent action to ...
Ireland
Arthur Cox
Ireland's response to the outbreak of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) has evolved rapidly culminating in the closure of schools, colleges, pubs and bars.
New Zealand
Wynn Williams Lawyers
All non-essential businesses must close - where employees can work from home, they should do so and be paid accordingly.
Nigeria
PUNUKA Attorneys & Solicitors
The Lagos State Government (LASG) and its Governor are blazing the trail towards containment of COVID-19 in Lagos, and the Entire Nigerian Federation.
UK
Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
The UK Government's recent decision, in consultation with the devolved administrations, to close down all "non-essential premises" will have considerable impact on the licensed trade in Scotland.
Clyde & Co
This Bill was first debated in the House of Commons yesterday. For wider society, it allows for enforced social distancing, quarantine and school closures. For healthcare it allows for some equally significant changes.
United Arab Emirates
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
Whatever your business—whether you are an investor looking at new investments, managing existing positions or planning exits, or a corporate concerned with protecting and enhancing your business...
United States
Shook, Hardy & Bacon L.L.P.
President Trump has signed legislation that provides liability protection to manufacturers of certain face masks used to address COVID-19.
Jones Day
The governors of several states in the United States have declared states of emergency in response to outbreaks of COVID-19.
Shipman & Goodwin LLP
As previously reported, CMS has expanded Medicare coverage for telemedicine services provided in the office, hospital, and other visits furnished via telehealth including in patients' places of residence starting March 6, 2020.
Shipman & Goodwin LLP
In response to COVID-19, CMS has published updated FAQs in order to provide flexibility to states and providers in how they administer and utilize Medicaid and the Children's Health Insurance Program ("CHIP").
Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP
The Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) recently made a declaration to provide liability immunity to drug and medical device manufacturers,...
Butler Snow LLP
On March 21, in an effort to prevent the further spread of the novel coronavirus and to preserve personal protective equipment (PPE) and to utilize hospital staffing, equipment,...
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