74 ABA Journal COVID-19 articles.
Mar 20, 2020 10:06 AM CDT
Judge who self-quarantined says COVID-19 isn’t a hoax
Judge Bobby Peters of Georgia doesn’t know whether he had the novel coronavirus. The Muscogee superior court judge came back from Atlanta…
Mar 19, 2020 4:45 PM CDT
Mar 19, 2020 3:59 PM CDT
Former State Bar of California trustee Joanna Mendoza and her family plan to remain in Barcelona until at least early April, which is when they hope to leave for Seville, Spain, to continue their European trip. However, she acknowledges their plans may change again because of the coronavirus.
Mar 19, 2020 3:53 PM CDT
Mar 19, 2020 2:33 PM CDT
Mar 19, 2020 1:34 PM CDT
Companies across the country have shuttered operations, required employees to work remotely and limited services and business hours. As these companies face an uncertain financial future, they also face the possibility that their workers will contract the coronavirus and hold them accountable for not putting proper protections in place.
Mar 19, 2020 11:30 AM CDT
Mar 19, 2020 11:22 AM CDT
“Not everyone watches the news, and I wanted to be here and have the hearings for those that showed up,” Cleveland Municipal Court Judge Pinkey Carr said.
Mar 19, 2020 11:02 AM CDT
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Mar 19, 2020 10:25 AM CDT
When the U.S. Supreme Court announced this week that its March sitting of oral arguments would be postponed “in keeping with public health precautions recommended in response to COVID-19,” the statement included some historical references for support—going back as far as 227 years ago.
Mar 19, 2020 9:10 AM CDT
Lawsuits challenging COVID-19 quarantines and restrictions on public gatherings may be doomed to failure. Experts said the government has broad powers to handle a public health crisis.
Mar 18, 2020 4:36 PM CDT
Secretary’s BigLaw sex bias suit apparently resolved
A former legal secretary at Troutman Sanders who claimed she was sexually harassed by a partner at Troutman Sanders has apparently resolved her…
Mar 18, 2020 4:06 PM CDT
Are you someone who rarely, if ever, calls friends just to catch up? If you prefer texting to spontaneous small talk, you might want to rethink things—especially now.
Mar 18, 2020 1:14 PM CDT