Judy Selby Discusses Proposed COVID-19 Business Interruption Legislation in Law360

April 3, 2020

Hinshaw partner Judy Selby was quoted in a Law360 story that reviewed measures being considered by several state legislatures that would retroactively expand business interruption insurance policies to cover losses due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Selby suggested that were any of these bills to become law, they would likely face protracted court challenges. "The concept of forcing a single industry to shoulder so much of the financial burden of a global crisis is truly breathtaking," she noted.

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"Coronavirus Business Loss Bills Face Constitutional Hurdles" was published by Law360, March 26, 2020.

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