Legal considerations for businesses during the unfortunate coronavirus outbreak
As the coronavirus is increasingly spreading, the priority for companies is of course the safety of their employees and of society at large.
Also important to take into account however are certain legal considerations. For instance with regard to absence protocols, health related data of employees and obligations and liabilities under commercial contracts of your business. This comprehensive guide includes the most pressing questions with answers in light of the current situation from an employment, privacy, tax, insurance, commercial contracts, real estate, listed companies, director’s liability and administrative law perspective.
We can imagine that you may have further questions regarding the legal requirements in relation to the coronavirus outbreak and are of course available to assist you. For more information, please visit our website or contact your trusted L&L advisor.
Merel van AschCounsel Attorney at law
Merel van Asch, attorney at law, is a member of the Litigation & Risk Management Practice Group in our Rotterdam office. Merel is head for the Insurance and Liability team and leads the insurance(litigation)practice.T: +31 10 224 61 60 M: +31 6 51 01 85 47 E: [email protected]
Rens MarkusAssociate Attorney at law
Rens Markus, attorney at law, is a member of the Litigation & Risk Management practice group in our Rotterdam office. He focuses on commercial litigation and arbitration, with an emphasis on liability law, insurance law and disputes concerning commercial contracts.T: +31 10 224 64 50 M: +31 6 10 89 76 14 E: [email protected]
Pjotr HeemskerkCounsel Attorney at law
Pjotr Heemskerk, attorney at law, is a member of the Litigation & Risk Management Practice Group in our Rotterdam office. He specialises in advising, litigating and negotiating with respect to commercial contracts, intellectual property, licenses, e-commerce and new technologies.T: +31 10 224 61 53 M: +31 6 10 93 90 12 E: [email protected]
Hans van RuitenPartner Tax adviser
Hans van Ruiten, tax adviser, is a member of the Employment & Benefits practice group in our Rotterdam office. He has a wide expertise (over 30 years of experience) in employment taxation matters. An important part of his practice is regarding equity incentives.T: +31 10 224 64 18 E: [email protected]
Pauline LeegwaterPartner Attorney at law
Pauline Leegwater, attorney at law and partner, is a member of our Real Estate practice group and part of our dedicated Real Estate sector team. She specializes in real estate transactions and asset management, with a strong focus on the private equity sector.T: +31 20 578 59 73 M: +31 652 59 98 44 E: [email protected]