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Legal Implications of the Coronavirus

At Glotzer & Kobren, P.A., the health and well-being of our clients, employees, and community is a top priority.  We are closely monitoring the situation regarding the spread of COVID-19 and heeding the advice of public health officials.  Amid escalating concerns about the impact of the coronavirus (COVID-19), we want you to know that you can reach us anytime by calling 561-361-8677.

Florida Department of Health officials recently confirmed dozens of more positive coronavirus cases.  The coronavirus causes only mild or moderate symptoms, such as fever and cough, for most people, but older adults and those with existing health problems can develop severe complications, including pneumonia.

At our South Florida-based law firm, the health of our clients and employees is our top priority.  The situation remains fluid and unpredictable, but we are here to help answer questions and provide guidance to clients.  If you have questions about how the coronavirus outbreak may impact your legal claim, contact us at 561-361-8677.

Our team of attorneys, support staff, and consultants are here to help you.  Our law firm continues to be open and available to assist you with all your personal injury needs.  Additionally, we counsel clients on the following types of claims associated with the coronavirus:

  • Force majeure clauses in contracts
  • Nursing home abuse or other nursing home injuries and illnesses
  • Workers’ compensation coverage
  • Employment law matters and workplace issues
  • Cruise ship-related injuries and cruise ship coronavirus exposure
  • Insurance law
  • Business law
  • Federal and state court closures

The outbreak of the coronavirus represents one of the most significant global public health crises in the last 100 years.  Glotzer & Kobren practitioners are actively advising clients on these and other legal issues.  We are deeply committed to the communities in which we live and work, and the safety and well-being of our clients and people is paramount.

Please contact Glotzer & Kobren at 561-361-8677 should you have any questions or require legal advice on your personal injury case or COVID-19 related issues.

For additional information about COVID-19 and things you can do to help protect yourself, please visit a trusted source such as the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention at cdc.gov.

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