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Senate Passes Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility Bill

Robert ProcterJune 4, 2020
There has been much criticism about the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP), which was intended to help small businesses devastated by...

OSHA Updates Enforcement Guidance for Employer Reporting of COVID-19 Cases

Dave McCormackMay 20, 2020
On May 19, 2020, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) issued Revised Enforcement Guidance for Recording Cases of Coronavirus...

PPP Loan Forgiveness Application & Instructions Released

Robert ProcterMay 18, 2020
The Small Business Administration (SBA) released the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) Loan Forgiveness Application on May 15, 2020. The SBA also issued detailed...

Effect of Supreme Court’s Ruling on Emergency Order #15 (Temporarily Limiting Foreclosures & Evictions)

Kevin TrostMay 14, 2020
On May 13, 2020, the Wisconsin Supreme Court invalidated the DHS’s Safer at Home Order (Emergency Order #28).  In the...

Open for Business in Wisconsin. Now What?

Nicole Ways, Saul Glazer, Troy ThompsonMay 14, 2020
The Wisconsin Supreme Court struck down DHS’s Safer at Home Order on May 13, 2020.  The Order was set to...

Wisconsin Supreme Court Invalidates Safer at Home Order

Danielle TierneyMay 14, 2020
Eight days after the Wisconsin Supreme Court heard oral arguments regarding the legality of Emergency Order 28, Wisconsin’s Safer at...

New SBA PPP Guidance on Necessity Certification

Edward LawtonMay 13, 2020
The Small Business Administration (SBA) released new guidance today in the form of an additional FAQ No. 46, which establishes...

Retailers Allowed to Open With Restrictions

Dave McCormackMay 11, 2020
Governor Evers has issued Emergency Order #36 Interim Order to Turn the Dial, which goes into effect immediately and allows...

Governor Evers Extends Safer at Home Order to May 26

Dave McCormackApril 17, 2020
On April 16, 2020, Governor Evers’ Administration issued an updated version of the Safer at Home Order.  Emergency Order #28...