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President Trump Signs Relief Package for Employers: Families First Coronavirus Response Act

By: Abby S. Busler, Gini L. Hendrickson and Laurie E. Meyer Late last night, President Trump signed the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA), an emergency relief package designed to assist employers and employees in the wake of the 2019 coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19).  This signature is on the heels of the Senate which voted to accept a revised version of FFCRA on March 18, 2020. ...

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Wisconsin Acts to Secure State and Federal Assistance for Small Businesses Affected by COVID-19

By: Sherry D. Coley and Tiffany E. Woelfel Federal Small Business Administration Economic Injury Disaster Loans On March 18, 2020, Governor Evers requested that the Administrator of the U.S. Small Business Administration (“SBA”) declare COVID-19 a disaster for Wisconsin.  Once the SBA declares Wisconsin a disaster area, it will allow Wisconsin small businesses in all 72 counties to apply for SBA...

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