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What Does the CARES Act Provide for Small Businesses?

President Donald Trump is expected to sign H.R. 748, the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act (“CARES”), which passed the House on March 27, 2020, following several days of intense negotiations between Congressional leaders and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin.

The main features for small businesses are emergency grants and a forgivable loan program for companies...
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Norfolk chosen for EEOC Pilot Project

The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) announced last week that 11 of its 53 offices across the country will begin a pilot program called “ACT Digital” to digitally transmit Charges of Discrimination and related documents to employers. This system applies to private and public employers, unions and employment agencies.The Norfolk Local Office is included in...
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