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Changes to Pennsylvania’s Life-Sustaining Business Order: Business Update Part 5

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, on March 18, 2020, Governor Wolf and Secretary Levine ordered all non-life sustaining businesses to cease in-person operations. On April 15, Governor Wolf and Secretary Levine ordered that when a business is performing any non-remote operations it must take certain health and safety measures to protect its customers and employees. Now that the shutdown and social distancing measures are starting to ‘bend the curve’ and impact the spread of COVID-19 in Pennsylvania, Governor Wolf and Secretary Levine have amended the list of life-sustaining businesses and provided some guidance on opening up Pennsylvania businesses generally.

What We Know:

On May 7, 2020, at 2:00 p.m., business and employment law attorneys Jeff Worley and Ian Brinkman will conduct a webinar explaining how these new changes to Pennsylvania’s business shutdown order impact businesses, the Families First Coronavirus Response Act, and CARES Act. To sign up for the webinar, click here.