Business Alert

The CARES Act: Business and Subject Specific Alerts and Insights

April 7, 2020

On March 27, 2020, Congress passed the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (“CARES Act”), the third and by far the largest stimulus package passed by Congress to respond to the COVID-19 outbreak. As discussed in our main alert, the $2 trillion CARES Act amounts to what will be the biggest economic stimulus package in American history. Below are business and subject specific alerts providing a general overview, key points, and next steps for you to consider. For a compilation of all alerts, please click here.

To read our full alert about the 850-page Act, click here. Or go right to the specific business or subject alert that is of the most interest to you:


Employee Benefits 


General Business

Healthcare & Life Sciences

Real Estate Development & Transportation |  State & Local Governments

Foley Hoag has formed a firm-wide, multi-disciplinary task force dedicated to client matters related to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). For more guidance on your COVID-19 issues, visit our Resource Page or contact your Foley Hoag attorney.