Coronavirus Resources

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Coronavirus FAQs

On March 18, 2020, President Trump signed the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (“FFCRA” for short) into law. Here are 10 “frequently asked questions” about the employment law provisions of the FFCRA.



New Unemployment Provisions

On March 27, 2020, President Trump signed the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (the “CARES” Act) into law, which was the second large stimulus recovery bill passed by Congress, which is intended to provide direct financial aid to companies and individuals affected by the COVID-19 public health emergency.


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How Does the Coronavirus Affect Child Support Payments?

The effects of the COVID-19 Pandemic could be long lasting on many families. If you receive or pay child support, a change in your income or the opposing party’s income could impact the amount of support your pay or receive. Even if you are currently receiving unemployment compensation, you may be eligible for a modification in your child support obligations.


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Coronavirus Update

The attorneys and staff in our Estates, Wills and Trusts Department have never worked harder to serve our clients than we are during this pandemic. Many of our clients are now taking the time to either review their estate planning documents or begin to plan for disability or prolonged illness. We are here NOW to discuss the planning process and assist you in preparing and executing those documents.

A Message to Our Customers About Coronavirus COVID-19:

A Message to Our Clients About Coronavirus COVID-19:

We want to assure everyone that during this unprecedented and difficult time, we are still operating and will continue to meet all the legal needs of the residents of the Delaware Valley. While the Governor’s recent orders have restricted the operations of some businesses, Eckell Sparks has deployed a variety of applications and hardware that allows both our attorneys and our support staff to confer with clients remotely, provide consultations to those seeking legal advice, and continue to provide the high level of legal services to our clients as we have always done. For more than 50 years, our Firm has been a force in the Delaware Valley legal community. And by now also leveraging technology, we will continue to do so both during, and after, the current public health emergency.

So, if you need us, we are here. Are you an employer and don’t know what to do under all the new Corona-virus laws being passed in Washington? Were you injured in a car accident either before, or during, the current crisis? Call or email us. We can help. www.eckellsparks.com 610-565-3700.

Stay safe out there.