SBA’s PPP Portal Opens for Second Round of Loans

The U.S. Department of Treasury and the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) recently announced that beginning Monday, January 11, applications would be accepted for the second round of loans in the SBA’s Payment Protection Program (PPP). This second round includes $284 billion in funding allocated for the PPP in the stimulus bill passed on December 27, 2020.…

Departments Issue FAQ Part 43 on COVID-19

On June 23, 2020, the Departments of Labor, the Treasury, and Health and Human Services (“HHS”) (collectively, “the Departments”) issued FAQ Part 43, which includes certain guidance on the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (“FFCRA”) and the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (“CARES Act”), as well as other COVID-19 health plan issues.  …