During this unprecedented time, Technology Association of Oregon will be featuring the benefits and value that TAO member companies can provide to our greater community in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Brent Bullock, a partner at Perkins Coie, offers an update that addresses potential insurance coverage for companies facing employment claims.
TAO Member Company: Perkins Coie LLP
Give us a short intro to your business:
Perkins Coie is a leading international law firm that is known for providing high value, strategic solutions and extraordinary client service on matters vital to our clients’ success. With more than 1,100 lawyers in offices across the United States and Asia, we provide a full array of corporate, commercial litigation, intellectual property, and regulatory legal advice to a broad range of clients, including many of the world’s most innovative companies and industry leaders as well as public and not-for-profit organizations.
What resources can your business offer the community during the COVID pandemic?:
We can assist with both legal and business analyses of various issues, including employment matters, contract issues and review of insurance policies to determine whether coverage might be available. We’ve also put together an update on insurance coverage for companies facing employment claims as well as a hub featuring guidance for businesses.
What is the best way for the community to get in touch?:
Contact TAO board member, Brent Bullock at BBullock@perkinscoie.com.
What’s your favorite way to pass the time during self-quarantine?:
Working outside in the sunshine.
What’s one thing that helps you stay positive or gives you hope during difficult times?:
The positive attitude of others and their willingness to lend a hand – including people who are volunteering to help the elderly and other homebound individuals get what they need.