CMS Webinar - Criminal and administrative liability risks for business arising from COVID-19 restrictions

Date: Monday 8th June 2020

Time: 10:00 - 11:00

Resuming business as lockdowns are eased around the world could throw up novel and unexpected corporate crime and liability risks for businesses. A resumption plan addressing logistical and operational complexities will be essential, but this should also take account of legal risks as part of overall risk mitigation measures. This comparative webinar looks at how those risks arise in different countries and considers some practical tips on how to mitigate your risk. In particular, the webinar will consider:

  • Business or senior management’s criminal liability for exposure to COVID-19 to staff, employees and public
  • Potential penalties and current enforcement activity
  • The potential for civil claims and class actions
  • Steps businesses can and should take to mitigate those risks. 

This session will cover the following jurisdictions:  France, Germany, Italy, Poland, United Kingdom.

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