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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.
New Restriction on Evictions in New Hampshire

New Restriction on Evictions in New Hampshire

Jun 19, 2020
This is an update regarding the new restriction on evictions based on nonpayment of rent that became due between March 17 and June 11, 2020 in New Hampshire.
Is your information secure when you use telehealth?

Is your information secure when you use telehealth?

May 29, 2020
Shireen Hart speaks with WCAX reporter Cat Viglienzoni regarding HIPAA concerns related to the increase in telemedicine visits.
New National Credit Union Administration Rule on PPP Loans

New National Credit Union Administration Rule on PPP Loans

May 07, 2020
NCUA recently issued an Interim Final Rule regarding the treatment of loans made by credit unions under the SBA’s Paycheck Protection Program (PPP), which was created as part of the stimulus relief under the CARES Act.
Vermont COVID-19 Employee Training Requirement

Vermont COVID-19 Employee Training Requirement

May 01, 2020
On Monday, April 27, VOSHA and the Vermont Department of Health released a required training and form certification.