COVID-19: Information and Resources

The State Bar of Nevada has compiled important and relevant information for the legal community regarding the coronavirus outbreak.


Official Public Health Information

  • Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) COVID-19 homepage
  • National Institutes of Health (NIH) homepage
  • Nevada Department of Health (MDH) COVID-19 homepage
  • Southern Nevada Health District homepage
  • Northern Nevada Health District homepage

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On Demand Video:

Covid-19 and Tax Relief for Individuals and Corporations Under the CARES Act

In response to emerging and unprecedented financial devastation from COVID-19 on March 27, 2020, Congress passed broad economic relief for individuals, tax-exempts and corporations. The Act includes a myriad of tax provisions targeting individuals, corporations, and tax-exempt entities. William S. Boyd Professor of Law will discuss certain tax relief under the Act focusing on the details of the Recovery Rebate, changes to retirement account distributions, enhanced charitable donations, and other disaster relief provisions for individuals and corporations.

CARES Act and Small Business: Navigating Through the Red Tape to Avoid Red Ink

This program addresses the basic provisions and features of the CARES Act, including (1) the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP); (2) the Small Business Debt Relief Program; and (3) Economic Injury Disaster Loans and Emergency Economic Injury Grants. The seminar includes a discussion of the qualifying criteria for these programs as well as practical advice to applicants seeking such funding.


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Section Virtual Town Hall Meetings:

Bankruptcy Law Section

Authors Thomas Salerno and Neil Elsey discuss their article, “The Coronavirus and Its Likely Impact on the Bankruptcy World: Eight Predictions from Two Restructuring Professionals,” along with section chair James Patrick Shea and secretary Connor Shea. Download the meeting materials:

Gaming Law Section

Panelists Todd Greenberg, Dennis Gutwald and Greg Garman, moderated by GLS Executive Committee Member, Michael R. Brunet, present “Into the Unknown: the Impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on Nevada’s Gaming Industry.” Download the meeting materials:

Labor and Employment Section

Panelists Matt T. Cecil and Erin Hiley discuss coronavirus in the workplace, new legislations providing for sick leave/EFMLA and association pay requirements, and more. Download the meeting materials:

Probate and Trust Section

Panelists including Probate Commissioner Edmund Gorman, Judge Gloria Sturman, and Probate and Trust Section Chair Dana Dwiggins discuss changes to probate and trust procedures in Nevada’s courts. Download the meeting materials:

Real Property Section

This town hall featured a discussion in changes to the real property landscape by panelists Robert Ybarra, CBRE; Martin Bressler and Robert Kolesar Jr., First American Title; Marlene Fujita Winkel, Cushman & Wakefield; and Kelly Brinkman, Goold Patterson, moderated by Paul C. Ray. Download the meeting materials:


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Epidemiology


Outlook/Planning 


Wellness


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