To our Foulston clients, friends of the firm, and the communities we serve:
Foulston Siefkin LLP will continue to serve our clients’ legal needs through the evolving coronavirus (COVID-19) challenges, while following CDC guidelines to protect you as well as our Foulston team and the communities where we live and work. We remain committed to providing the same top-notch legal counsel and excellent client service we strive to deliver every day.
In a rapidly changing environment, you may have more legal questions and concerns than ever. Please know we’ll be here to help. You can reach us by phone or email as always, and our offices will remain open as long as we can safeguard the health of our visitors and team members. Our technology allows remote work with full access to resources used to advise clients.
Foulston is carefully monitoring the ongoing COVID-19 developments. This page will remain updated with our alerts and updates related to the virus and its impact on organizations’ responsibilities, as well as updates on Foulston events.
For more than 100 years, our priority has been to do what’s right for our clients. We remain committed to that guiding principle, especially when our clients may need us most.
-Kevin J. Arnel, Managing Partner
- Implementing the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA)
Tuesday, April 7, 12 PM CST | Register now
This webinar outlines guidance and regulations recently released by the U.S. Department of Labor regarding employers’ obligations to provide two types of paid leave for COVID-19-related reasons, healthcare provider and small business exemptions, tax subsidies for employers, and compliance implementation, among other topics. Attendance is limited; a recording will be made available on this page.
- New Federal Laws in the Time of COVID-19 | Watch recorded webinar | View presentation slides
Offered by the Overland Park Chamber of Commerce, Foulston attorneys highlight how the CARES Act affects businesses of all sizes related to employment, business transactions, and healthcare. (Originally presented Thursday, April 2, 10 AM CST)
- An Employer's Guide to Coronavirus | Watch recorded webinar | View presentation slides
In this recorded webinar, Foulston's Tara Eberline covers key employment issues sparked by the COVID-19 outbreak, including the Families First Coronavirus Response Act. (Originally presented Monday, March 23, 12 PM CST)
Foulston has produced a series of guidance related to COVID-19 in the following issue alerts. If you would like to be added to the mailing list to receive future alerts directly, please sign up here.
- Coronavirus: State of Missouri Issues Stay-at-Home Order (April 3, 2020)
- Coronavirus: What Should Your Business Be Doing to Comply with the Law and Take Advantage of Stimulus Dollars? (April 3, 2020)
- Coronavirus: Key Healthcare Components of the CARES Act (April 2, 2020)
- Coronavirus: U.S. Department of Labor Issues Regulations Explaining Paid Sick Leave and Expanded FMLA Benefits Under FFCRA (April 1, 2020)
- Coronavirus: Dealing with a Positive COVID-19 Test – Guidance for Commercial Landlords and Property Managers (March 30, 2020)
- Coronavirus: CMS, Industry and Professional Groups Issue Guidance Regarding Elective Procedures — Emergent and Urgent Elective Procedures Must Continue (March 30, 2020)
- Coronavirus: Rapid Funds Available Now For Businesses In 35 Kansas Communities (March 30, 2020)
- Coronavirus: Kansas Gov. Issues Statewide Stay-At-Home Order (March 28, 2020)
- Coronavirus: Key Tax and Business Provisions (March 27, 2020)
- Coronavirus: HIPAA Privacy Rules and the COVID-19 Pandemic (March 26, 2020)
- Coronavirus: DOL Issues FFCRA Employee Notice Form (March 25, 2020)
- Coronavirus: Shawnee County Issues Safer at Home Order (March 25, 2020)
- Coronavirus: UPDATE on Guidance Regarding Commercial and Residential Evictions and Foreclosures (March 25, 2020)
- Coronavirus: Sedgwick County Issues Stay-at-Home Order (March 24, 2020)
- Coronavirus: Telehealth Requirements Relaxed Amid COVID-19 Public Health Emergency (March 24, 2020)
- Coronavirus: Tax and Employee Benefit Considerations (March 23, 2020)
- Coronavirus: Stay-at-Home Orders (March 23, 2020)
- Coronavirus: Essential Services (March 20, 2020)
- Coronavirus: Families First Coronavirus Response Act Becomes Law (March 19, 2020)
- Coronavirus: COVID-19 and Business Interruption Insurance (March 19, 2020)
- Coronavirus: Guidance Regarding Commercial and Residential Evictions through May 1, 2020 (March 18, 2020)
- Coronavirus: COVID-19 Guidance for Religious Institutions (March 18, 2020)
- Coronavirus: UPDATE CMS Directs Nursing Homes to Restrict Visitation Nationwide (March 17, 2020)
- Coronavirus: CMS Orders Significant Monitoring and Restriction of Nursing Home Visitors (March 13, 2020)
- Coronavirus: COVID-19 and Your Contractual Obligations (March 13, 2020)
- Coronavirus: Employer Tips for Managing COVID-19 (March 12, 2020)
- Coronavirus: Emergency Preparedness Plans and Operational Guidance for Hospitals and Other Healthcare Facilities in Confronting COVID-19 (March 10, 2020)
- Regional and Local Stay-at-Home Orders
- CDC's Interim Guidance for Businesses and Employers: Plan, Prepare, and Respond to a Coronavirus Disease 2019
- Kansas Department of Health COVID-19 Updates
- Missouri Department of Health COVID-19 Updates
Seminar and Event Updates
In response to the current COVID-19 outbreak, Foulston has made the following adjustments to our event calendar. We will continue to closely monitor the situation and will share updates with registered attendees if they become available.
- Corporate Counsel Series: Commercial Issues 2020 (Cancelled)
- Kansas City | April 3, 2020
- Topeka | April 17, 2020
- Wichita | April 17, 2020
- Kansas Employment Law Institute (At this time will proceed as planned)
- Wichita | May 12, 2020
- Corporate Counsel Series: Ethics 2020 (Postponed; Rescheduled date TBD)
- Kansas City | May 19, 2020
Our phones and email will be answered and offices are open as long as we can safeguard the health of our visitors and team members. We are cleaning and disinfecting our public areas frequently, as recommended by the CDC, and we ask that any visitor not feeling well not enter the firm, but call or email instead.
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