Attorneys from our firm gathered for this Q&A on Friday, March 13, 2020 to discuss common questions facing California employers with the coronavirus epidemic.  We discuss the following topics:

  • Providing time off for employees due to school closures
  • Dealing with employee’s requests not to work
  • Masks in the workplace
  • Screening employees
  • WARN issues for mass layoffs
  • Wage and hour considerations

Employer Contingency Plans for Coronavirus:

Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) – FAQs on laws enforced by the California Labor Commissioner’s Office:

City of San Francisco’s FAQ on Paid Sick Leave & The Coronavirus: