EXCLUSIVE: CAA is now telling its workers to remain residence, no ifs, ands, or buts. The company has carried out a plan for all worldwide workers to work remotely, with workplaces basically closing at finish of enterprise at this time. Deadline broke final evening {that a} model of this was going to occur at this time, nevertheless it was elective. Now, CAA has requested everybody to earn a living from home, for at the very least the following two weeks.

The company made this transfer final evening in New York, this after turning into conscious that at the very least one particular person within the Sports activities Group got here involved with an NBA basketball participant who examined constructive.

As we reported final evening, the company has been working towards this eventuality for weeks, ensuring all workers had the tools to make a seamless transition. Insider stress the company has not closed for enterprise, however the workplaces all over the world will likely be emptied for 2 weeks as this pandemic unfolds.

The company confirmed and here’s a assertion from CAA President Richard Lovett:

“Whereas we now have requested colleagues worldwide to work remotely, all of us at CAA stay dedicated to serving our shoppers and dealing in partnership with our pals and enterprise leaders in films, tv, music, sports activities, and past. Our objective all through our preparations for distant work has been to work as seamlessly as potential, whereas, after all, making well being and wellness a precedence in our decision-making.”