Our COVID-19: Client Updates

COVID-19 Updates: State of Maryland

April 6, 2020 Yesterday, Governor Hogan issued an Executive Order delegating to County Health Officials the authority to control the operations of and, if necessary, order the closure of facilities that would otherwise be permitted to remain open as essential businesses if it is determined that the facility is unable or unwilling to operate in…

COVID-19 Updates: CARES Act Loan Forgiveness

March 30, 2020 COVID-19 Updates – Fast Facts – Loan Forgiveness under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (the “CARES Act”) By: M. Ari Storch and Shannon A. Byrne On March 27, 2020, President Donald Trump signed legislation commonly known as the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act (the “CARES Act”) intended…

COVID-19 Updates: CARES Act Eligibility

March 30, 2020 COVID-19 Updates – Fast Facts – Loans Available from the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (the “CARES Act”) By: M. Ari Storch and Shannon A. Byrne On March 27, 2020, President Donald Trump signed legislation commonly known as the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act (the “CARES Act”) intended…

COVID-19 Updates: MD Small Business Loans Fund

March 26, 2020 Fast Facts – Loans from the Maryland Department of Commerce On March 23, 2020, Governor Larry Hogan announced that the Maryland Department of Commerce will offer up to $75 million in loans to small businesses through the Maryland Small Business COVID-19 Emergency Relief Fund.  Below are some fast facts businesses need to…

COVID-19 Updates: MD Small Business Grants Fund

March 26, 2020 Fast Facts – Grants from the Maryland Department of Commerce On March 23, 2020, Governor Larry Hogan announced that the Maryland Department of Commerce will offer up to $50 million in grants to small businesses and nonprofits through the Maryland Small Business COVID-19 Emergency Relief Fund.  Below are some fast facts businesses…

COVID-19 Updates: Other Resources

With the outbreak of COVID-19, there has been much uncertainty surrounding the continuity of governmental operations as the State and local governments implement containment measures to minimize the spread of the virus.  There are still many unknowns, but we are closely monitoring directives issued at all levels of government that impact your business. We will…

COVID-19 Updates: Employment Law Q&A

March 23, 2020 Q&A: Employment Issues During the COVID-19 Pandemic As a business owner, you have many considerations that affect your employees and the safety of your operations during the COVID-19 pandemic. We anticipated some of the issues that may be of particular importance to you right now, and hope to offer value in answering…

COVID-19 Updates: Baltimore County

March 31, 2020 Earlier today, Johnny O announced the establishment of an Emergency Response Fund.  A link to the County’s announcement is below along with a brief summary of the fund: https://www.baltimorecountymd.gov/News/BaltimoreCountyNow/county-executive-olszewski-unveils-new-fund-to-support-covid-19-response Baltimore County Executive Johnny Olszewski today announced the launch of the “Baltimore County COVID-19 Emergency Response Fund”.  The fund is intended to support residents…

COVID-19 Updates: Baltimore City

March 30, 2020 The Baltimore City Liquor Board has canceled all hearing scheduled for April 2020 and anticipates resuming virtual hearings in May if in-person hearings cannot be scheduled.  Click here to read the press release. March 23, 2020 The Liquor Board has suspended the effect of all legal and procedural deadlines under the Alcoholic…

COVID-19 Updates: CARES Act | Tax Issues

March 27, 2020 Pertinent Tax Provisions of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (the “CARES Act”) The President has signed into law the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (the “CARES Act” or “the Act”).  The following summarizes key tax provisions. Business Tax Provisions Employee Retention Tax Credit The Act provides a…

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