The first wave of Coronavirus (COVID-19) lawsuits has already been filed. These legal actions come in several varieties, including claims against disreputable retailers peddling fake cures and even a series of implausible lawsuits against thePeople’s Republic of China. However, one variety to watch are lawsuits targeting businesses which negligently or recklessly expose customers to the Coronavirus. Businesses face economic pressure to remain open, provide services to the public, and continue paying employees’ salaries, but these needs must be considered against the very real risk of lawsuits for not acting swiftly enough to address potential transmission of the Coronavirus. MORE.