CARES Act: Key Employment Provisions

By Chance Hill and Brooke Colaizzi The CARES Act, in addition to establishing a small-business loan program, provides enhanced unemployment benefits for employees hit hard by the COVID-19 emergency. The federal government will allocate funding for a variety of programs providing new or enhanced unemployment benefits for employees and other groups of individuals unable to […]

CARES Act: Key Tax Provisions

By Michael Dubetz and Elizabeth Peterkort On March 27, 2020, President Trump signed an economic stimulus act titled the “Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act,” also known as the “CARES Act.” This advisory summarizes the changes that have been made to the rules concerning charitable tax deductions. Read the full advisory HERE. […]

CARES Act and Other COVID-19 Updates for Health and Welfare Plans

By Michael Dubetz, Kathy Odle, Kirsten Stewart, and George Tsai Employers have raised many questions regarding COVID-19’s impact on health and welfare plans. This advisory contains a summary of recent legislation related to health and welfare plans as well as other important topics, including continuation coverage options and qualified disaster relief payments. Read the full […]

CARES ACT: Key Provisions Impacting Real Estate

By Ryan Christ, Cyndi Stovall, Alex Mancero, and Joe Chandler On March 27, 2020, President Trump signed an economic stimulus act titled the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act, also known as the CARES Act. The CARES Act includes economic stimulus provisions concerning an extremely wide range of business activity. The following is a […]

10 Tips to Preserve Insurance Coverage for COVID-19 Claims

By Chris Mosley, Kellie Fetter, Brooke Yates, Craig Morgan, William Reed & Matthew Hesketh In the midst of the COVID-19 crisis, many businesses hope (and appropriately so) that insurance—whether business interruption, event cancellation, D&O or otherwise—will step in and pay for some of those losses. However, the insurance landscape is littered with potential pitfalls that […]