On 22 March 2020, French deputies finally passed the ordinary bill on emergency measures related to the Coronavirus crisis – Covid 19.

This law notably authorizes the Government to take, by way of order, within 3 months following the publication of this law, any measure that may come into force, if necessary, from 12 March 2020 in order to deal with the economic, financial and social consequences of the spread of the epidemic, in particular with regard to labour law and social security.

If this law includes a whole series of measures which are of interest to employers, these will only be specified and effective as of the publication of the implementing texts.

Pending these texts, the devices announced are, for information only :

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