News & Events – Business Recovery

From the Vermont State House | 11.13

From the Vermont State House | 11.13

Nov 13, 2020
Today, Governor Scott issued stringent new restrictions to in-person interactions after a week of record highs in Vermont's COVID testing results.
From the Vermont State House | 11.10

From the Vermont State House | 11.10

Nov 10, 2020
With cases spiking nationwide and increasing precipitously in New England, the Scott Administration suspended their quarantine travel map today and replaced it with a hard quarantine requirement for all nonessential travel in and out of Vermont.
From the Vermont State House | 10.23

From the Vermont State House | 10.23

Oct 23, 2020
This update provides an overview of two state grants that become available the week of October 26, 2020.
From the Vermont State House | 10.16

From the Vermont State House | 10.16

Oct 16, 2020
From the Governor and Administration Governor Scott again warned Vermonters to remain vigilant against COVID-19 as the state’s numbers ticked upward. He extended the state of emergency enacted in March…
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.