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Originally published on December 30, 2020 and updated as of April 13, 2021.

On March 11, 2021, President Biden signed the American Rescue Plan Act, which expanded funding for the Shuttered Venue Operators Grant (SVOG) program to a total of $16.25 billion. On April 8, 2021, the SBA opened the application portal for SVO Grants

Originally published on April 14, 2020. Last updated as of April 8, 2021.
On March 30, 2021, the PPP Extension Act, which extends the Paycheck Protection Program until May 31, 2021, was signed into law. The PPP Extension Act gives applicants two additional months to apply for a first draw or second draw PPP loan

Travel restrictions and social distancing necessitated by the pandemic have accelerated technology adoption across private equity activity – and nowhere more so than in fundraising. But how much of the virtual shift seen over the past year will endure beyond COVID-19?


The New Rules of Engagement

Dialogues is a private equity platform bringing together leading

Today, the House of Representatives passed the $1.9 trillion American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (the “ARPA”). The ARPA has already been approved by the Senate and is expected to be quickly signed into law by President Biden. This client alert addresses Title IX, Subtitle H of the new legislation, which includes significant pension reforms

The COVID-19 pandemic required most workforces to operate remotely. Consequently, computers and mobile devices have become the primary vehicles for workplace communication.
As employees spend more time in front of screens, they, often without filter, voice their opinions on social and political issues, express workplace complaints and even comment on ongoing company investigations.
It has

On Monday, February 22, 2021, President Biden announced changes to the Paycheck Protection Program (the “PPP”) aimed at providing relief to particularly small businesses and promoting equitable access to the PPP. Specifically, beginning on Wednesday, February 24, 2021 at 9:00 A.M. EST, the Small Business Administration established a two-week exclusivity period where only businesses and

Originally published on May 4, 2020. Last updated as of February 19, 2021.

The Main Street Lending Program terminated on January 8, 2021. This client alert describes the main terms, issues and open questions for each of the five separate loan facilities which were available to eligible businesses and nonprofits under the program, and an

Price gouging enforcement and litigation is front and center for company counsel and business managers nationwide. Our weekly round up highlights some of the most relevant news and information for our clients and friends.
Report by Consumer Watchdog Exposes Pandemic Price Gouging
The U.S. Public Interest Research Group, a consumer watchdog organization, recently published a