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Insurance Coverage for Restaurant Delivery Drivers During the Covid-19 Public Health Emergency

Heath StrakaMarch 26, 2020
In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Office of the Commissioner of Insurance (OCI) mandated relaxed rules related to insurance...

Tax Credits for Employers Under FFCRA

Leslie SammonMarch 25, 2020
The U.S. Treasury Department, Internal Revenue Service (IRS), and the U.S. Department of Labor (Labor), announced that covered employers required...

What Every Lender Must Know About Forbearance Agreements

David PelletierMarch 24, 2020
There are more uncertainties than certainties regarding the economic outlook in response to COVID-19. One certainty is that loan defaults...

COVID 19 – The Economy and Commercial Loans

Laura PeckMarch 21, 2020
Businesses and their people are adjusting to the new normal of COVID 19 – working from home, shifting from dine-in...

Wisconsin Manufacturers and COVID-19

Dave McCormackMarch 20, 2020
Wisconsin Manufacturers and COVID-19 The COVID-19 pandemic is creating extreme challenges for Wisconsin businesses.  Hospitality, restaurant and entertainment businesses are...

FFCRA: Emergency Paid Sick Leave Act

Leslie Sammon, Michael Modl, Michael Westcott, Troy ThompsonMarch 20, 2020
When is the Act effective? The effective date of the Emergency Paid Sick Leave Act under the FFCRA is April...

FFCRA: Emergency Family & Medical Leave Expansion Act

Leslie Sammon, Michael Modl, Michael Westcott, Troy ThompsonMarch 20, 2020
When is the Act effective? The effective date of the FMLA Expansion Act under the FFCRA is April 1, 2020....

New OSHA Guidance for Employers on COVID-19

Morgan StippelMarch 16, 2020
On March 11, 2020, the World Health Organization declared COVID-19, commonly known as coronavirus, a pandemic. As of March 17,...

Wisconsin Bucks Trend, Permits Employers to Ask About Salary History

Justin LessnerMarch 3, 2020
State and local governments throughout the country have increasingly adopted laws and regulations that prohibit employers from inquiring about a...