Coronavirus: legal implications and other issues

After a first declaration of public health emergency of international relevance (January 30, 2020), on March 11, 2020, the World Health Organization declared that the international outbreak of the new Coronavirus, Covid – 19, represents a pandemic in view of the alarming levels of spreading and seriousness and difficulty of containment. As is known, this implies the adoption of severe security measures and temporary limitations to personal freedom for the purpose of public health protection.

This pandemic may inevitably have an impact on your business activity. Therefore, we highlight what the legal implications might be, focusing, firstly, on the current contractual relations.