The rapid spread of the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) is disrupting people's lives everywhere.
In addition to that, many of our clients are also facing significant and urgent business impact and legal challenges.
Our Baker McKenzie teams across the world are working with clients, regulators and various authorities to produce a variety of client updates and webinars to assist decision makers, including in-house legal teams, on how to navigate this incredibly challenging period.
You can access our Coronavirus Resource Center for regular updated information on the impact of this situation on your business and what you can do to manage these risks. It covers areas of immediate concerns such as employer obligations, contract issues, supply chain disruption, financing, force majeure, and data protection as well as more forward looking issues such impact on deals and IPO activity.
Our Belgian Legal taskforce provides you with this quick guide dealing with the most pressing issues companies are currently faced with (in Belgium) in light of the Coronavirus outbreak.
Should you wish to discuss any related topic, please reach out to your usual Baker lawyer contact, or to our COVID-19 contact person.
We shall continue to share our legal insights through our website, alerts and social networks.