Coronavirus: Legal implications of a global pandemic

Posted in COVID-19 Risk advisory Corporate, M&A and securities

Global challenges brought on by the rapid spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus) make it more essential than ever that corporations proactively prepare solutions to address risk issues.

Beyond the obvious human impact of the illness, employers must focus on workplace health and safety obligations, the impact of travel restrictions and containment measures, increased record keeping, protecting sensitive personal data and business continuity planning.

Major disruptions in global supply and consumption patterns have begun to have direct commercial impacts on specific sectors creating challenges in meeting contractual obligations and generating implications under funding arrangements. It is clear that these disruptions will continue for some time to come.

Norton Rose Fulbright has the international reach, depth of skill and body of industry knowledge to support and guide businesses regionally and globally in this time of crisis.

Click here to access our fully body of legal updates, thought leadership and publications relating to the coronavirus outbreak.


Turkey offers significant growth potential to international investors and developers, in addition to domestic businesses. Our understanding of the legal, economic and political landscape in Turkey is second to none and we understand that changes impacting your business can arise rapidly and vary significantly across the region.

Through Inside Turkey, we aim to keep you updated on domestic and international developments, as well as providing insights into how to navigate the current market across key industry sectors. Inside Turkey will also feature legal developments outside of Turkey that affect Turkish companies doing business abroad.

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