The Show Must Go On: Claims And Litigation In A World Dominated By COVID-19

 Friday, May 8, 2020

 CLM Magazine

In case you weren’t aware, there’s a pandemic currently sweeping our nation, and the convulsions caused by COVID-19’s impact on our personal lives have only been rivaled by those felt in our professional ones.

No matter if you’re a parent who now moonlights as a teacher between work conference calls, or a former cubicle worker trying to carve out a home office, these two tectonic plates that make up our beings—and which used to maintain a healthy separation—have been rubbing together under immense pressure from all directions over the past couple of months.

On paper, the seismograph charts are spiking, and an earthquake of epic proportions seems inevitable beneath our now casually dressed feet.

But it’s not all gloom and doom amidst impending catastrophe, is it? After all, who doesn’t chuckle when John’s robed spouse inadvertently walks into frame, or Carol’s cat decides to treat her keyboard like a runway?

“We’re all human after all,” most of us have likely thought to ourselves more than once these days. “And at least it wasn’t my kid screaming to watch ‘Frozen 2’ again….”
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