Covid-19 Resources

/Covid-19 Resources
Covid-19 Resources 2020-04-03T10:29:05+00:00

Click on the tabs below for Covid-19 pandemic resources.

A Special Offer for Extraordinary Times:

Get Casemaker4 FREE for 30 days! (no credit card required)

Now You Can Keep Up With Breaking COVID-19 Developments in Your Jurisdiction(s)

Our Legal Editors are tracking the latest acts of all 50 state legislatures and Congress related to the COVID-19 pandemic, as well as relevant administrative and case law developments in all federal and state jurisdictions.

You can follow breaking information here or use the Casemaker4 Alert Feature to set up your own search terms. Results come straight to your Inbox!

Click Here to Sign up for your 30-day Free Trial Today!

Alabama State Bar

Covid-19 Safety Measures  https://www.alabar.org/alabama-state-bar-coronavirus-covid-19-safety-measures/

Alaska Bar Association

“The Alaska Bar Association office is temporarily closed and our staff is working remotely. All meetings, including sections and committees, will be held via conference call.  Call-in information will be provided with the individual meeting notices. Spring CLE programs are postponed through May 1. Call 272-7469 to leave a voicemail (checked hourly) or visit our website for a list of staff e-mails”

Colorado Bar Association:

Covid-19 Resources http://www.cobar.org/For-Members/COVID-19-Resources

Connecticut Bar Association

CBA Responds to COVID-19: https://www.ctbar.org/coronavirus

Hampden County Bar Association

“During this time of uncertainty, the Hampden County Bar Association is committed to the safety and health of all of our members, educational presenters, staff and the public. The HCBA will work with the Massachusetts Trial Court and other agencies to closely monitor the current public health situation, and to provide the most up to date information to our members. Effective immediately the Roderick L. Ireland Courthouse, Western Division Housing Court & Springfield Juvenile Court will be shutdown until March 31st as a result of employees testing positive for COVID-19”

Idaho State Bar

The Bar’s announcement:  https://isb.idaho.gov/blog/idaho-state-bar-and-idaho-law-foundation-offering-limited-services/

Idaho Supreme Court:  https://isb.idaho.gov/blog/idaho-supreme-court-order-re-emergency-reduction-in-court-services/

Idaho Supreme Court Amended orderhttps://isb.idaho.gov/blog/idaho-supreme-court-amended-order-re-covid-19-emergency/

Idaho Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers: https://isb.idaho.gov/blog/idaho-association-of-criminal-defense-lawyers-re-covid-19/

Mental Health Resources for the Legal Profession During COVID-19:  https://isb.idaho.gov/blog/mental-health-resources-for-the-legal-profession-during-covid-19/

Notice from Idaho Department of Corrections re:  Attorney – Client Visits https://isb.idaho.gov/blog/notice-from-idaho-department-of-correction-re-attorney-client-visits/

Indiana State Bar Association

COVID-19 Resources for the Legal Community:  https://www.inbar.org/page/covid-19

Kansas Bar Association

KBA COVID-19 Response and Help Centerhttps://www.ksbar.org/page/COVID-19

Kentucky Bar Association

In response to the COVID-19 outbreak and out of an abundance of caution, the Kentucky Bar Center is closed.  This is an ongoing situation and KBA Leadership will be assessing the situation daily.  Information on the status of the Bar Center will be available on www.kybar.org

Maine State Bar Association

Staff are working remotely and Bar Headquarters is closed until April 8. If you need assistance, please call. Voice messages will be returned.

Meetings at Bar Headquarters have been cancelled through May 1. In person CLE seminars are postponed.  Other options are available here: https://www.mainebar.org/events/event_list.asp?show=&group=&start=11%2F21%2F2016&end=&view=&cid=15864

Please see the Emergency Orders issued by the Judicial Branchhttps://www.courts.maine.gov/covid19.shtml

Maine Bar COVID-19 Response page for information and resources:  https://www.mainebar.org/page/coronavirus

State Bar of Michigan

FAQ About COVID-19 from Michigan Lawyers:  https://www.michbar.org//News/NewsDetail/nid/5671/FAQ-About-COVID-19-from-Michigan-Lawyers

Text of Documents on Coronavirus of Importance to the Legal Community at Your Fingertips: https://www.michbar.org//generalinfo/COVID-19-emergencyorders

Local Court Guidance:  https://www.michbar.org//generalinfo/CourtLAOs

Resources & Tips for Michigan Lawyers Working Through the COVID-19 Pandemic:  https://www.michbar.org/generalinfo/COVID-19-resources

Monroe County Bar Association (NY)

COVID -19 resources:  https://www.mcba.org/bar-news/article.aspx/?id=99

Bar Association of Erie County (NY)

Updates Related to COVID-19:  https://eriebar.org/updates-related-to-coronavirus-disease-2019/

Nebraska State Bar Association

Judicial Orders Regarding COVID-19: https://supremecourt.nebraska.gov/nebraska-judicial-branch-emergency-status-information/orders

New Hampshire Bar Association

Updates to NH Judicial Branch Response to COVID-19:  https://www.nhbar.org/nh-judicial-branch-response-to-covid-19/

Messages from the NHBA President:  https://www.nhbar.org/message-from-the-nhba-president-2/

Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Advocates Rising to New Challenges:  https://www.nhbar.org/domestic-violence-and-sexual-assault-advocates-rising-to-new-challenges/

Working through COVID-19: A Lawyer’s Resource List: https://www.nhbar.org/working-through-covid-19-a-lawyers-resource-list/

COVID-19 Legal / Regulatory Changes and You:  https://www.nhbar.org/covid-19-legal-regulatory-changes-and-you/

New York City Bar Association

Updates on the CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19):   https://www.nycbar.org/media-listing/media/detail/city-bar-coronavirus-update-building-closed-but-work-and-services-continue

State Bar Association of North Dakota

COVID-19 Resources for Lawyershttps://www.sband.org/page/covid-19-resources

Ohio State Bar Association

COVID-19 Resource Directory:  https://www.ohiobar.org/member-tools-benefits/practice-resources/practice-library-search/practice-library/covid-19-resources/

Pennsylvania Bar Association

COVID-19 Resources Guide for Lawyers: https://www.pabar.org/site/News-and-Publications/COVID-19-Resources-Guide

Latest COVID-19-related operating information from the Pennsylvania courts: http://www.pacourts.us/ujs-coronavirus-information

Rhode Island Bar Association

The Bar headquarters is closed to the public and all in person meetings are canceled until further notice.   CLE seminars are available to members via live webcast only and committee meetings will be held virtually.  Staff will be available by phone and email.
Check our news page for the latest updates:  https://ribar.com/news

State Bar of Texas

Cornavirus – Covid-19 Information https://www.texasbar.com/Content/NavigationMenu/Coronavirus_COVID_19/default.htm

Vermont Bar Association

“The VBA office staff will be working remotely during this COVID-19 crisis.  We’ll be answering phone calls and emails, with emails being easier for us.”

Governor Scott’s Stay at Home Order, which at present does not list law firms as essential businesses:  https://www.vtbar.org/News/Details.aspx?NewsId=7046

Emergency Remote Notarization Rules Promulgated:  https://www.vtbar.org/News/Details.aspx?NewsId=7047

Judiciary Response to Coronavirus (COVID-19)https://www.vtbar.org/News/Details.aspx?NewsId=7036

Important Messages from VBA President Novotny Regarding COVID-19- UPDATED 3/24/20https://www.vtbar.org/News/Details.aspx?NewsId=7042

Wellness Wednesday – Coping with COVID-19: https://www.vtbar.org/News/Details.aspx?NewsId=7045

Washington State Bar Association

Member Support Covid-19  https://www.wsba.org/for-legal-professionals/member-support/covid-19

Wyoming State Bar

Wyoming Courts’ Coronavirus Updates:  https://www.courts.state.wy.us/coronavirus-covid-19-updates/

Wyoming Supreme Court’s Emergency COVID-19 Order FAQs:  https://www.wyomingbar.org/wp-content/uploads/Coronavirus-and-Wyoming-Courts-FAQs.pdf

CosmoLex

Our Response to the COVID-19 Crisis

CosmoLex is here to help law firms overcome the obstacles and continue serving their clients.

The COVID-19 crisis has created unprecedented challenges for all of us, but we want you to know that CosmoLex is dedicated to supporting the legal community every step of the way.

We’re Here to Help

We are all facing so many uncertainties today, and it’s up to all of us to do everything we can to ensure the health and safety of our community. That being said, serving our clients continues to be a top priority to our company, and now more than ever, enabling law firms to operate and run their business is our mission.

As a cloud-native software, CosmoLex was designed to allow you to work from any location on any device, with 24/7 access to your legal practice management, billing, and accounting.

To help law firms maintain their business and adapt to the sudden changes this situation calls for, new subscribers will receive:

  • 50% off the first 6 months of their subscription
  • Free basic data migration

This assistance offer ends April 30, 2020. Learn how to get started now!


Discovery Genie

Discovery Genie is committed to supporting the legal community during these extraordinary times, so we are waiving our $200 subscription fee for the foreseeable future. The Genie is a cloud-based, less-is-more discovery tool to simplify document production for cases with up to 35,000 pages, needs no IT integrations, and takes less than an hour to master while saving money for our firms and their clients. As always, we will continue to offer free training and on-going support, so our customers feel comfortable using Discovery Genie. If you’re a litigator and need a simple way to make document production seamless and accessible for your clients, you and anyone else on your team, without being beholden to or waiting for IT, we would love to help.

Learn more at https://www.discoverygenie.com/

“Casemaker Digest has proven to be an invaluable tool to keep our firm and clients up to date on new case law affecting our practice areas. The Casemaker website is easily navigable and gives the user the flexibility to limit their results by jurisdiction, practice area, courts, and even judges allowing us to save time that can be spent serving our client’s needs.”

D. Gonzalez • Corpus Christi, Texas

Current • Comprehensive • Cost-Effective Legal Research Tools