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In late June, the Georgia Legislature passed the Georgia COVID-19 Pandemic Business Safety Act, SB 359. The bill will become law this Friday, on August 7, 2020.
What does the bill do?
The bill seeks to protect businesses, business owners, healthcare facilities and providers and individuals from certain types of premises liability civil lawsuits related to COVID-19.
Who is protected?
The bill offers protections to healthcare facilities, healthcare providers, entities and individuals. An “entity” entitled to protection under the bill is defined broadly to include any ...