A Guide to Navigating the Coronavirus
March 11th, 2020
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the Coronavirus, or COVID-19, has been detected in 90 locations around the world. This includes many locations in the US. While the news about this outbreak seems scary, it is important to remember that there have been similar global outbreaks in the past two decades. Staying calm and being prepared may help to lessen the impact on all of us. Ultimately, it is your decision how you will keep your family and yourself safe. In times like this, it is important that we remember to pay attention to the following:
- Fulfill your legal obligations under existing court orders. If you have questions about what that means in light of the current situation, contact your attorney without delay.
- Take measures to protect your family and your community from the spread of the virus, including practicing good hand-washing technique and minimizing close contact with large crowds.
- Work with your lawyer and family to make a plan to keep everyone healthy.