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BofA Can't Escape Investor's Suit Over Pandemic Losses

By Katryna Perera

A District of Columbia federal judge ruled Thursday that Bank of America must face a breach of fiduciary duty claim asserted against it by a customer who says the bank and one of its investment managers sold his assets after they lost value due to the COVID-19 pandemic, resulting in a $2 million loss.

China Eases COVID-Hit Companies' Access To Capital Markets

By Tom Zanki

The China Securities Regulatory Commission on Friday announced several relief measures designed to accelerate capital markets access for companies severely impacted by the country's latest surge in coronavirus cases and related lockdowns.

Watchdog Says Migrants Got No COVID Tests Before Flights

By Rae Ann Varona

A U.S. Department of Homeland Security watchdog found that Immigration and Customs Enforcement were not ensuring migrants were tested for COVID-19 before being transported on domestic commercial flights, despite guidelines requiring it to do so.

Miami Restaurant Asks To Revive COVID-19 Coverage Suit

By Carolina Bolado

A Miami restaurant asked the Eleventh Circuit on Friday to revive its proposed class suit seeking coverage for COVID-19-related business disruptions, arguing that the restaurant expressly alleged that the virus infiltrated the restaurant and rendered it temporarily unsafe.

Restaurants Lose $40B Small-Business Relief Vote In Senate

By Joyce Hanson

A $40 billion measure to rescue the struggling restaurant industry as the COVID-19 pandemic drags on failed to pass the U.S. Senate on Thursday, disappointing activists who predict that more than half of the eateries that sought funding could close following the vote.

Liquor Chain, Workers Seek Final OK For COVID Pay Deal

By Caleb Drickey

A Chicago-area chain of liquor stores and a group of workers who say their overtime pay did not include bonuses for working during the pandemic asked an Illinois federal court to grant final approval for a more than $220,000 settlement to Fair Labor Standards Act claims.


Expert Analysis

Pandemic Losses Do Not Trigger Biz Interruption Coverage

Although Law360 has reported that there may be hope for policyholders seeking property insurance coverage for pandemic-related losses, basic contract principles and overwhelming case law show the opposite, say attorneys at Dentons.

What The Latest Calif. COVID Standards Mean For Employers

While many of the recent changes to the California Occupational Safety and Health Standards Board's COVID-19 emergency temporary standards are minor, they can significantly affect employers' day-to-day operations, including protocols for testing, masks and more, says Jared Speier at Stradling Yocca.

New Suspension And Debarment Report Shows Innovation

A recent, long-awaited report to Congress about federal agencies' suspension and debarment activities in fiscal year 2020 has made some innovative changes and provides helpful insight into the Interagency Suspension and Debarment Committee's practices, but also raises some new questions, say David Robbins and Sati Harutyunyan at Jenner & Block.

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