Slate’s daily news podcast “What Next” spoke with Bloomberg Businessweek about Carnival’s allegedly negligent mishandling of the deadly Coronavirus outbreaks that occurred on their Diamond Princess and Grand Princess cruise line ships.
Companies Denied Business Interruption Insurance Claims Due to COVID-19 Outbreak Battle The Insurance Industry
The Washington Post reports that as mandatory isolation orders have caused the shutdown of businesses across the nation, a multibillion-dollar deadlock has arisen between the nation’s leading insurers and the companies that purchase their business interruption insurance policies. The heated battle between the groups hinges on the question of whether insurance providers should have to
As economic uncertainty and unemployment concerns rise, lawyers in the class action bar are predicting the largest group of lawsuits to be filed over the Covid-19 outbreak will likely come from employees, over illegal conduct including denied wages, discrimination in layoffs, and unsafe working conditions, as well as potential labor antitrust cases relating to collusion