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FFCRA Update: Aspects of the Final Rule Vacated by Federal Court

FFCRA Update: Aspects of the Final Rule Vacated by Federal Court

Sep 22, 2020
On September 11, 2020, the U.S. Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division issued revisions to regulations that implemented the paid sick leave and expanded family and medical leave provisions of the FFCRA.
Updated Practical Law State Q&A: Vermont Trademark Laws

Updated Practical Law State Q&A: Vermont Trademark Laws

Sep 17, 2020
This Q&A addresses state laws governing trademark registration, infringement, dilution, counterfeiting, unfair competition, and deceptive trade practices.
WATCH: FFCRA Update & FAQs

WATCH: FFCRA Update & FAQs

Aug 28, 2020
On Wednesday, August 26, 2020, attorney Alexandra Clauss connected with Austin Davis of the Lake Champlain Chamber of Commerce to discuss the recently vacated provisions of the U.S. Department of Labor’s FFCRA.
VT & NH Litigation During COVID-19

VT & NH Litigation During COVID-19

Aug 27, 2020
Like most businesses relying on in-person interaction, the coronavirus has also disrupted both the state and federal court systems. In March, a series of orders closed the courts for most hearings and extended deadlines or statutes of limitations.
Updated Practical Law State Q&A: Vermont Right of Publicity Laws

Updated Practical Law State Q&A: Vermont Right of Publicity Laws

Aug 25, 2020
This week, attorneys Douglas (Doug) Wolinsky and Ryan Long published the Practical Law State Q&A: Right of Publicity Laws.
Upcoming Event: Legal Considerations for New Business Owners

Upcoming Event: Legal Considerations for New Business Owners

Aug 25, 2020
This 2 hr workshop, instructed by attorney Elizabeth Brown, provides a high-level overview of a range of legal matters that entrepreneurs need to be aware of when starting a new company.
Webinar: FFCRA Update & FAQs

Webinar: FFCRA Update & FAQs

Aug 24, 2020
Join the Lake Champlain Chamber and employment attorney Alexandra Clauss for a conversation around the decisions and other FFCRA FAQs.
21 Primmer Piper Eggleston & Cramer PC lawyers named to 2021 Best Lawyers® list

21 Primmer Piper Eggleston & Cramer PC lawyers named to 2021 Best Lawyers® list

Aug 20, 2020
We are pleased to announce that 21 of our lawyers have been included in the 2021 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America, four of which have been included in the list for 30 years or more. Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence.
Recent SBA PPP Loan Forgiveness FAQ’s Concerning Business Owner Compensation

Recent SBA PPP Loan Forgiveness FAQ’s Concerning Business Owner Compensation

Aug 17, 2020
On August 4, 2020, the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) issued new Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) to address and clarify certain aspects of the PPP Loan Forgiveness process.
Chapter 11 Subchapter V: What Creditors Should Expect

Chapter 11 Subchapter V: What Creditors Should Expect

Aug 10, 2020
This article briefly discusses the early stages of a Subchapter V case—the Notice, the Status Conference, and the Plan—and a brief status-report of Subchapter V cases in Vermont.