COVID-19: The Current State of Affairs

The past two weeks in Louisiana have been filled with constant new developments and news articles related to the rapid spread of the novel coronavirus and COVID-19, the illness the virus causes. In response, Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards, New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell, Baton Rouge Mayor Sharon Weston Broome, and other officials in the state have issued proclamations regarding COVID-19 and how it will affect business and government operations, events, taxes, prescriptive periods, and evictions. Read our helpful summary here.