Blog Posts from Ryan M. Long

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.
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.
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.
The New Streamlined Bankruptcy Solution For Small And Medium Sized Businesses

The New Streamlined Bankruptcy Solution For Small And Medium Sized Businesses

Jul 02, 2020
The Small Business Reorganization Act (“SBRA”), effective February 2020, added a new subchapter to the United States Bankruptcy Code that provides a streamlined process for small businesses to reorganize under Chapter 11 by eliminating many of the traditional Chapter 11 requirements.
CARES Act | Reorganization, Foreclosure & Bankruptcy

CARES Act | Reorganization, Foreclosure & Bankruptcy

Apr 02, 2020
The CARES Act includes provisions to provide financially distressed consumers and small businesses greater access to bankruptcy relief.
CARES Act | Expansion Of Unemployment Insurance

CARES Act | Expansion Of Unemployment Insurance

Apr 02, 2020
The CARES Act extends Unemployment Insurance benefits by 13 weeks, and includes provisions for an additional $600 per week, with expanded eligibility for the self-employed, gig workers and contractors.
CARES Act | Loans for Small & Midsize Businesses

CARES Act | Loans for Small & Midsize Businesses

Apr 02, 2020
A summary of loan considerations for small and midsize businesses in regards to the CARES Act.
CARES Act | Taxation Considerations

CARES Act | Taxation Considerations

Apr 02, 2020
One of the purposes of the CARES Act is to encourage employers to keep their employees on their payroll, despite economic hardship.
Practical Law State Q&A: Vermont Trademark Laws

Practical Law State Q&A: Vermont Trademark Laws

Jul 31, 2019
This Q&A addresses state laws governing trademark registration, infringement, dilution, counterfeiting, unfair competition, and deceptive trade practices.
Practical Law State Q&A: Vermont Right of Publicity Laws

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

Apr 30, 2019
This week, attorneys Douglas (Doug) Wolinsky and Ryan Long published the Practical Law State Q&A: Right of Publicity Laws.