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Lawyers across the world have been grappling with many common areas of concern in connection with the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The Coronavirus (COVID-19) toolkit has been created to assist lawyers with easy access to news, practical guidance and Q&As from across a number of practice areas that relate to these key areas of concern. In addition to coronavirus-specific content, the toolkit also highlights additional guidance and support materials of general relevance to each of these areas.
There are a number of areas that are particularly relevant to banking and finance lawyers. For more detail and analysis on these, see Practice Note: Coronavirus (COVID-19) implications for Banking & Finance lawyers, which is updated regularly with news, practical guidance and analysis covering the impact of COVID-19 developments.
This Practice Note focuses on government and regulatory responses to the pandemic from a lending perspective, implications for facility agreements, both from a borrower and lender perspective, and various practical implications in relation to deal execution.
We have put together a set of COVID-19 FAQs, which comprise a number of questions that might arise on a lending transaction during the crisis. We add to the list on a regular basis. To access the list, see Practice Note: Coronavirus (COVID-19)—Banking & Finance frequently asked questions.
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