Below is a list of resources to assist our members as they prepare for the impact of COVID-19 in our communities.

    Lawyer Wellness
    State Bar Lawyers Assistance

    Court Announcements and Orders

    South Dakota Unified Judicial System Judicial Emergency COVID-19 Order

    South Dakota Circuit Judicial Emergency Orders

    SD Unified Judicial System News

    South Dakota Federal Court Standing Order COVID-19

    U.S. Court Closings, Cancellations and Restrictions due to COVID-19 - PaulHastings

    Coronavirus: The Latest Court Closures and Restrictions - Law360 

    Are Lawyers Essential in Your State? - CLIO

    Public Health Information
    South Dakota Department of Health Update

    What Steps Have States Taken to Address Coronarvirus? - National Governors Association

    WHO What is Coronavirus?

    CDC Situation Summary

    CDC Information for Travelers

    CDC Preventing Community Spread

    WHO Basic Protective Measures for the Public

    CDC Fact Sheets to Post in Your Office

    Coronavirus Preparedness Checklist

    Information for Employers & Law Firms

    South Dakota Department of Labor & Regulations 

    Small Business Owners Guide to the CARES Act 

    WHO Getting Your Workplace Ready

    U.S. Dept. of Labor Occupational Safety guidance on COVID-19

    Guidance for Businesses and Employers

    A Resource Guide for Managers and Employees

    What are Companies’ Legal Obligations Around Coronavirus?

    8 Questions Employers Should Ask About Coronavirus

    COVID-19 and the Fair Labor Standards Act

    Preparing for the Unknown – Disaster Preparedness and Business Continuity Planning for Law Firms

    Coronavirus: An Employer’s Action Guide

    Comprehensive And Updated FAQs For Employers on COVID-19 - FischerPhillips

    COVID-19: FAQs on Federal Labor and Employment Laws - OgletreeDeakins

    Serving Clients While Working Remotely

    Free Legal Professional Support Services

    Form Letter - Transitioning to electronic documents

    Continuity of Care: Reassuring Clients You’re Prepared for COVID-19

    COVID-19: Serving Clients

    Working and Meeting in the Age of Social Distancing

    How to Work Remotely as a Lawyer: A Guide

    Coronavirus: Tech issue for lawyers working from home

    Vendors/Platforms for Teleconferences, Electronic Meetings & Video Conferencing

    Other Helpful Links & Articles

    CLE Requirement Changes Due to COVID-19 - LawLine

    Is Your Crisis Communication Plan Ready to Handle a Pandemic? - AttorneyAtWork

    WHO Issues COVID-19 Coronavirus Event Planning Guide - PCMA

    Coronavirus: Why You Must Act Now - MEDIUM.COM

    Fastcase COVID-19 Resources Page

    American Bar Association Resources
    Pandemic Resources for Lawyers

    ABA COVID-19 Task Force Resources Page 

    GP Solo Resources Page

    Free COVID-19 Webinars to ABA Members

    The Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act (CARES Act) - Ten Highlights

    Working from Home? Data protection musts

    Member Benefit Providers COVID-19 Messages 

    Clio Clio has established a $1 million COVID-19 Legal Relief Initiative, open to the entire legal industry. Learn more

    Fastcase - Fastcase has created a COVID-19 resource hub, bringing together free legislative and government updates and COVID-19 content across leading news media sources. 

    LawPay - Offering free educational programming and discount for any new accounts.

    LexisNexis - To help US attorneys manage the evolving nove lcoronavirus (COVID-19) crisis, Lexis Practice Advisor has developed a Coronavirus Resource Kit featuring select content addressing emerging issues related to coronavirus across a variety of practice areas.

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