May 14, 2020

In this special edition of Jenner & Block’s Consumer Finance Observer, aka CFO, our lawyers from a broad range of practice areas analyze key business and finance issues currently at the forefront. This special edition includes excerpts from our numerous alerts and publications over the last several months, with links to the full content. In this issue, you will find analysis and updates on: 1) The historic $2 trillion CARES Act; 2) the Federal Reserve's new and expanded programs to support the US economy; 3) Essential business orders; 4) White House reopening guidelines; 5) the Paycheck Protection Program; 6) price gouging and law enforcement; 6) Department of Labor guidance on employee leave rights under the FFCRA; 7) the data privacy risks while working from home; 8) Department of Justice and Federal Trade Commission guidance on collaborating with competitors in response to COVID-19; and 9) the CARES Act impact on retirement and health plans.