COVID-19 Resources


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State Executive and Legislative Orders

Northern California – Major Localities

Sacramento County

City and County of San Francisco

San Francisco Department of Public Health 

San Francisco Department of Public Health Orders

Alameda County/City of Oakland

Alameda County 

City of Oakland

  • 6/19/2020: Dir. Of Emergency Operations, Emergency Order No. 4, Addressing permitting of outdoor spaces for outdoor dining and retail

San Mateo County

Santa Clara County/City of San Jose

City of San Jose

Central and Southern California – Major Localities

City of Fresno/Fresno County

Fresno County

City of Fresno


    Cities of Los Angeles and Long Beach/Los Angeles County

    Los Angeles County

    County Orders

    • 4/2/21: Health Officer, Order, Blueprint for a Safer Economy – Orange Tier
      • Appendix A: Social Distancing Protocol
      • Appendix AA: Amusement Parks and Theme Parks
      • Appendix B: Retail Businesses Opening for In Person Shopping Protocol 
      • Appendix B-1: Retail Food Markets 
      • Appendix C: Warehousing, Manufacturing, Logistics Protocol 
      • Appendix D: Office-Based Worksites Protocol 
      • Appendix E: Shopping Center Operators Protocol 
      • Appendix F: Places of Worship may offer services indoors with modifications and at a limited capacity. It is, however, recommended that outdoor and/or remote faith-based services continue to be provided, given the continued risk of community transmission of COVID-19. Places of Worship must continue to follow the Appendix A protocols.
      • Appendix G: Vehicle Based Parades or Drive Thru Events Protocol 
      • Appendix H: Rescinded and Incorporated into Appendix R 
      • Appendix I: Restaurants Protocol 
      • Appendix J: Music, Television and Film Production Protocol 
      • Appendix K: Day Camps Protocol 
      • Appendix L: Gym and Fitness Establishments Protocol 
      • Appendix M: Museums, Galleries, Botanical Gardens, Zoos, and Aquariums
      • Appendix N: Pro-sport Leagues, Facilities, Training Protocol 
      • Appendix O: Campgrounds and RV Parks Protocol 
      • Appendix P: Hotels, Lodging and Short Term Rentals Protocol 
      • Appendix Q: Cardrooms
      • Appendix R: Personal Care Establishments
      • Appendix S: Youth and Adult Sports Leagues
      • Appendix T1: K-12 Schools Protocol 
      • Appendix T2: Exposure Management Plan for K-12 Schools 
      • Appendix U: Higher Education Institution Protocols 
      • Appendix V: Family Entertainment Centers
      • Appendix W: Limited Services 
      • Appendix X: Movie Theaters
      • Appendix Y: Breweries, Wineries and Craft Distilleries
      • Appendix Y-1: Bars
      • Appendix Z: Live Events

    County Reopening Protocols

      City of Los Angeles

        City of Long Beach

        City of San Diego/San Diego County

        San Diego County

          City of San Diego

            Statewide Judicial/Court Information

            Judicial Information

            Faegre Drinker’s COVID-19 Task Force maintains up-to-date internal resources which track federal, state and local court openings and operations, as well as coronavirus-related judicial opinions. If you have any questions regarding these internal resources or the following judicial information, please contact Stephanie Gutwein.

            Federal Courts



            California Courts of Appeal





            Updates March 2021

            Summary of New California COVID-19 Supplemental Paid Sick Leave — What Employers Need to Know

            9 min read  
            Published Articles January 2021

            Employer Beware: New California Employment Laws for 2021

            1 min read  
            Updates December 2020

            Practical Tips for Complying With New Cal/OSHA Emergency COVID-19 Standards Increasing Employer Obligations

            13 min read  
            Updates July 2020

            San Francisco Enacts Temporary ‘Back to Work’ Ordinance in Response to COVID-19 Layoffs

            9 min read  
            Updates June 2020

            Pandemic Furloughs in Place? Time to Assess Your WARN Obligations

            18 min read  
            Updates April 2020

            State Insurance Departments Issue Guidance to Life and P&C Insurers Concerning COVID-19

            16 min read  
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