NCAJ COVID-19 Resource Center

NCAJ is here to help as we confront unprecedented challenges during this time of national emergency. Find links to vital sources of updated information regarding how COVID-19 is affecting the practice of law and how legal institutions and professionals are responding.

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NCAJ’s Latest Statement | Here’s How We Will Pivot in This Pandemic

NCAJ COVID-19 Pivot Programming Materials

May 18: Remote Regulation: An Update from the NC State Bar with Assistant Executive Director Peter Bolac

May 1: Advocating for the Incarcerated During COVID-19 with Phil Dixon, Ben Finholt, Daniel Bowes and Leigh Wicclair

April 29: FFCRA CARES Act and Employment Rights During COVID-19 with Laura Noble, Nicole Haynes and Trisha Pande

April 27: Networking from Six Feet with Camille Stell

April 24: Staying Sane in Crazy Times: A Wellness Conversation Over Coffee with John McCabe

April 22: Navigating the New COVID-19 Legislation for Small Businesses with Liz Vennum

April 17: All Hands on Deck | Working Together with Creativity and Civility During Uncertain Times with Judge Paul Ridgeway, Kellie Myers, Ron Owens, JD Keister and John McCabe

April 13: CARES Act SBA Loans: Something to Consider for Your Practice? with Philip Miller, Alex Lehmann and John Towles

April 9: An Update from N.C. Dispute Resolution Commission with Tara Kozlowski, Maureen Robinson and Mary Brooks

April 8: Tips and Tricks for Remote Work and Cloud-based Tools with Pegeen Turner

April 6: Using Videoconferencing for Mediations and UM/UIM Arbitrations with Chris Nichols, David Mason, Rick Hunter and Tammy Hopkins

April 3: Mediations in the Time of COVID-19 with Jackie Clare

April 1: Taking Your Office Remote and Zoom 101 with NCAJ Executive Director Kim Crouch and NCAJ Marketing & Communications Director Hallie Kennedy

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State and Federal Courts Updates

North Carolina Commissions and Boards Updates

General Resources for NCAJ Members

NCAJ Section-Specific Resources
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Criminal Defense

Disability Advocacy

Farrin Law Blog: Updates: How the Social Security Administration Is Handling COVID-19

Employment Law

Nursing Home Litigation Section

Workers’ Compensation

Resources for Small Businesses

National Resources

Remote Work Resources

Ways to Help