DEF Institutes Mandatory Work-From-Home Status in Response to COVID-19
"In order to decrease the spread of COVID-19, and in compliance with the CDC's recommendations to implement the use of social distancing strategies, Drew Eckl & Farnham has made the decision to institute a mandatory work-from -home status for all of our offices starting on March 17.
Despite the closing of our physical offices, we will continue providing our clients with exceptional legal services." ... Continue Reading
Today, more than ever before, Estate Planning is important! If you don't have an Advanced Directive and Financial Power of Attorney, at a bare minimum, you are taking serious and unnecessary risks. ... Continue Reading
Drew Eckl & Farnham is pleased to be able to pass along information on how to access the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Resource & Relief Info for Small Businesses during COVID-19. ... Continue Reading
On March 20, 2020, the Department of Homeland Security announced that, in light of the precautions being implemented by employers due to COVID-19, it will exercise discretion in enforcing the physical presence requirements associated with Form I-9. ... Continue Reading
On March 18, 2020, the President signed the Families First Coronavirus Response Act ("FFCRA") into law. On March 25, 2020, the U.S. Department of Labor issued guidance for employers. We anticipate this DOL guidance is the first of many updates to come, and we will update you when new information is available. ... Continue Reading
Partner Barbara Marschalk was featured in the Daily Report about how she is staying sane during this time of isolation. Some local attorneys have created a Peloton "Bike Club." Marshalk's alias is GamecockBAM. This Peloton handle brings out Marschalk's love for her alma mater, University of South Carolina. ... Continue Reading