Category Archives: Employment

SBA Economic Disaster Assistance: Express Bridge Pilot Program

What SBA Economic Disaster Assistance is Available in Response to COVID-19 Part II: SBA Express Bridge Pilot Program

Overview

Pursuant to its authority under the Small Business Act, the U.S. Small Business Administration (“SBA” or the “Agency”) provides direct loan assistance to small businesses located in communities impacted by Presidentially-declared disasters and disasters declared by SBA under...
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The Families First Coronavirus Response Act takes effect April 2, 2020 – Is Your Business Ready?

The passage of the Coronavirus relief law, known as the Families First Coronavirus Response Act, becomes effective April 2, 2020, and terminates on December 31, 2020.

Here are the key points:

Emergency Family & Medical Leave Expansion Act

The Act expands the Family Medical Leave Act of 1993 (“FMLA”) by including the Emergency Family & Medical Leave Expansion...
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Protecting Your Business: What Type of Insurance is Right for Your Company?

As a small business owner, you’ve likely invested lots of time, money and personal sacrifice into making your business a success.

That’s why business insurance is such a good idea to help protect your investments in the event of unexpected damage to property or lawsuits – both of which could have devastating effects on your livelihood....
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Employment Eligibility Verification: What You Need to Know about the I-9

For employers, immigration isn’t just a controversial news topic.

The laws and policies surrounding this issue have a real impact on their business. All employers, including small businesses, are required to complete and retain a Form I-9 Employment Eligibility Verification for every person they hire to work inside the U.S. for pay or any other type...
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