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From the Vermont State House | 4.24.2020

From the Vermont State House | 4.24.2020

Apr 24, 2020
Governor Scott continued with his phased approach to slowly reopen certain sectors of business as Vermont health data shows continued improvement in containing COVID-19.
COVID-19 Impact on Trademark & Copyright Law

COVID-19 Impact on Trademark & Copyright Law

Apr 21, 2020
COVID-19 Impact on Trademark and Copyright Law – COVID-19 Modifies Procedures Before the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) and US Copyright office.
New Paycheck Protection Program (“PPP”) Clarification

New Paycheck Protection Program (“PPP”) Clarification

Apr 20, 2020
On Tuesday, April 14, 2020, the Small Business Administration (“SBA”) issued a second interim final Rule (“Second Rule”) that supplements the guidance for the Paycheck Protection Program (“PPP”) included in the first interim final rule for the PPP issued on April 2nd. The Second Rule provides additional guidance for individuals with self-employment income who file a Form 1040, Schedule C.
From the Vermont State House | 4.17

From the Vermont State House | 4.17

Apr 17, 2020
Today, Governor Scott announced Addendum 10 to his Executive Order. In Addendum 10, Governor Scott announces the process to beginning to open up some business sectors as of April 20, 2020 and also established new guidelines for businesses already open and those that are about to be.
CARES Act | Provider Relief Fund & Medicare Reimbursement

CARES Act | Provider Relief Fund & Medicare Reimbursement

Apr 17, 2020
The CARES Act contained over $2 trillion in economic relief in attempts to stem the negative impact of the spread of the COVID-19, which is the disease caused by the Coronavirus.
From the Vermont State House | 4.10

From the Vermont State House | 4.10

Apr 10, 2020
An update from the Vermont State House regarding the State of Emergency extension, additional measures, and more.
Free Webinar for Burlington Employers Tomorrow

Free Webinar for Burlington Employers Tomorrow

Apr 07, 2020
Tomorrow, April 8, at 12:00 pm, the City of Burlington will be hosting a Webinar where members of the accounting and banking community will address questions regarding the CARES Act, and Alexandra Clauss will be answering questions regarding the Families First Coronavirus Response Act and unemployment.
NH Suspends Eviction, Foreclosure & Utility Shut-Offs | What Business Owners Need To Know

NH Suspends Eviction, Foreclosure & Utility Shut-Offs | What Business Owners Need To Know

Apr 06, 2020
The ongoing public health emergency caused by COVID-19 (coronavirus) has caused New Hampshire Governor Chris Sununu to issue executive orders that significantly affect the rights of landlords, tenants, borrowers, lenders, and utility companies in New Hampshire.
COVID-19 Public Health Emergency Declaration & Authorized Waivers

COVID-19 Public Health Emergency Declaration & Authorized Waivers

Apr 06, 2020
On March 13th 2020, President Trump issued a National Emergency Declaration. Pursuant to Section 1135 of the Social Security Act, the President’s declaration, and the Secretary for Health and Human Services (“HHS) previous Public Health Emergency Declaration on January 31, 2020, Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (“CMS”) is authorized to waive certain Medicare, Medicaid and Children’s Health Insurance Program (“CHIP”) program requirements and conditions of participation.
From the Vermont State House | 4.2.2020

From the Vermont State House | 4.2.2020

Apr 02, 2020
An update from the Vermont State House regarding the CARES Act, privacy issues with Zoom web conferencing, and updates to the Governor's State of Emergency declared on March 13.