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Lawyers and their clients worldwide are responding to the coronavirus outbreak that, since December, has killed more than 67,760 people and infected more than 1.21 million. Law.com’s reporters around the world are covering the virus’ impact on law firm operations, client business, law schools, and lawyer and staffer safety. Here’s a collection of our coverage, which we’re continuously updating.

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As the COVID-19 virus, commonly known as coronavirus, continues its spread across the United States, a number of legal organizations have responded. Law firms such as Baker Botts and Sidley Austin have canceled partner meetings due to coronavirus concerns, while law schools both in the U.S. and abroad have canceled classes after virus scares.

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Zach Warren

Zach Warren is the editor-in-chief of Legaltech News. Based out of Minneapolis, Minnesota, Zach has been with LTN since 2015. He can be reached at [email protected]

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