Families First Coronavirus Response Act (“FFCRA “) Enacts Federal Emergency Paid Sick Leave and Emergency Paid Family and Medical Leave

March 27, 2020

  On March 18, 2020, FFCRA was signed into law and is effective April 1, 2020 through December 31, 2020. Amongst other things, FFCRA requires certain employers to provide their employees with emergency paid sick leave and emergency paid family and medical leave for specified reasons related to COVID-19. Employers will be made whole by …

Mandatory Personal Protective Inventory Results in New Jersey Must be Reported by 5:00 p.m. Friday, March 27

  Pursuant to New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy’s Executive Order No. 109 dated March 23, 2020, any business or non-hospital health care facility, including but not limited to, dental facilities, construction facilities, research facilities, office-based healthcare or veterinary practices, and institutions of higher learning, in possession of personal protective equipment, ventilators, respirators, or anesthesia machines …

NJ Governor Signs Order Regarding Elective Surgeries

March 23, 2020

  On March 23, 2020, Governor Murphy signed Executive Order 109 [link to EO] (“EO 109”) requiring elective surgeries or invasive procedures (medical and dental) to be cancelled or postponed. The order is effective at 5:00 p.m. on Friday, March 27, 2020 and is indefinite. EO 109 defines “elective” as any surgery or invasive procedure …

Help For New York Non-Profits NYC Covid-19 Response And Impact Fund

  As part of our ongoing efforts to support our clients and friends through these trying times we will be making you aware of various programs being implemented by both the public and private sectors to help ease the financial stress being put on many of your businesses as a result of the ongoing COVID-19 …

SBA Makes Low-Interest Working Capital Loans Available To Eligible Businesses Impacted By Covid-19

  To provide support to small businesses and private, non-profit organizations suffering economic injury due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the U.S. Small Business Administration is making low-interest federal disaster loans available to eligible borrowers in designated states and territories, including New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loan Terms The SBA’s …