Informative Note

Coronavirus: Impact on the activities of companies

06/03/2020
Share

The recent news on the Coronavirus (COVID-19), in particular, on its impact and spread, have made it imperative for us to consider the potential impacts – financial, operational and, in general, legal – on the lives of companies. Companies that operate in the areas most affected by the virus, or whose activity depends on suppliers or customers in those areas, must ensure they analyse its impact on their businesses activities very carefully. In particular, company directors are bound by duties of care and loyalty that require them to control the exposure of companies to the financial risk resulting from the impact of the Coronavirus. These duties require them to adopt a set of proactive measures. Directors are also bound by preventive information duties intended to protect the public and the people and companies they do business with.

Downloads

Trending Topics

Coronavirus

Stronger on the other side

PLMJ has created a multidisciplinary team dedicated to analysing the legal and operational challenges that businesses are facing. Our team’s mission is work hand-in-hand with our clients to find the best solutions to mitigate the risks and to relieve some of the pressure they are under.

We have created a Coronavirus Hub to share practical information to help mitigate the risks for companies in Portugal.

09/09/2020
Coronavirus Angola: Update of Public Calamity Situation Measures
Informative Note
11/08/2020
Coronavirus Angola: Update on the exceptional measures
Informative Note
21/07/2020
Coronavirus Angola: Exceptional and temporary measures to be applied in cases of declaration of provincial or municipal cordon sanitaire
Legal Insight
01/07/2020
Coronavirus Angola: Prevention measures applicable to the transport sector during the public calamity
Legal Insight
12/05/2020
Angola Coronavirus: Third renewal of the State of Emergency
Legal Insight
28/04/2020
Coronavirus Angola: Second renewal of the state of emergency
Legal Insight
24/04/2020
Coronavirus Angola: Exceptional and transitional measures for public procurement
Legal Insight
23/04/2020
Coronavirus Mozambique: Impact on financing agreements
Legal Insight
23/04/2020
Coronavirus Mozambique: Management of human resources in employment relationships
Legal Insight
14/04/2020
Coronavirus Angola: Relief measures for businesses and families
Legal Insight
14/04/2020
Coronavirus Angola: Measures on commercial activity
Legal Insight
14/04/2020
Coronavirus Angola: Extension and changes to the state of emergency
Legal Insight
07/04/2020
Coronavirus Angola: Credit lines for production of essential goods
Legal Insight
03/04/2020
Coronavirus Angola: Moratorium on loan repayments
Legal Insight
03/04/2020
Coronavirus Angola: Measures in the transport sector
Legal Insight
01/04/2020
Coronavirus Angola: Exceptional control and prevention measures
Legal Insight
31/03/2020
Coronavirus Angola: Importation of essential goods
Legal Insight
27/03/2020
Coronavirus Angola: Contingency plan
Legal Insight
25/03/2020
Coronavirus Angola: Immediate measures to prevent the risk of infection
Legal Insight

Keep up to date

Please note, your browser is out of date.
For a good browsing experience we recommend using the latest version of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, Opera or Internet Explorer.