CORONAVIRUS / COVID-19 RESOURCE CENTER

Covid -19: To our valued clients and community. We are open, working (remotely) more efficiently and effectively than ever before. We are actively accepting and filing new cases. Please contact us for any issues you think may have arisen during this time, including but not limited to employment related matters. Below, please find a summary of curated coronavirus updates and articles we believe can help you through this trying and confusing time.

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Mass. has changed its coronavirus travel rules. Here’s what to know.

By |July 27th, 2020|

“Every traveler coming to Massachusetts no matter where they’re from has a responsibility to help keep COVID-19 out of the commonwealth.” Since late March, travelers to Massachusetts have been asked to self-quarantine for 14 days. Soon, failure to comply, or failure to show proof of a negative COVID-19 test prior to arriving in the state, could result in fines. Gov. Charlie Baker announced the new travel requirements, including a Massachusetts Travel Form for anyone coming to the state, unless they’re coming from a lower risk state or meet certain

OUR LAWYERS DISCUSS THE CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC

David Angueira – You Still Have Employment Rights During COVID 19

Senior Trial Attorney David Angueira reminds everyone that you still have many legal rights that protect you despite all the confusion and commotion that has been created by the Coronavirus Pandemic.

James Swartz – Healthcare Provider Immunity Law

On April 17, 2020, Massachusetts bill S. 2640 was signed into law by Governor Charlie Baker.

The law provides certain liability protections for the acts or omissions of defined health care professionals, health care facilities and volunteer organizations, occurring during the period of the COVID-19 emergency that was declared on March 10, 2020. 

HELPFUL LINKS

In this section we’ve posted important links to local and federal government resources such as unemployment websites, local municipality health departments, news stations, federal government resources sites like the CDC and SBA and national news outlets.

CORONA VIRUS RELIEF OPTIONS FROM THE SBA

In addition to traditional SBA funding programs, the CARES Act established several new temporary programs to address the COVID-19 outbreak.

 

Paycheck Protection Program

This loan program from the SBA provides loan forgiveness for retaining employees by temporarily expanding the traditional SBA 7(a) loan program.

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EIDL Loan Advance

This loan advance will provide up to $10,000 of economic relief to businesses that are currently experiencing temporary difficulties.

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SBA Express Bridge Loans

Enables small businesses who currently have a business relationship with an SBA Express Lender to access up to $25,000 quickly.

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SBA Debt Relief

The SBA is providing a financial reprieve to small businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Disclaimer: This section is neither an endorsement or guarantee of success in working with the SBA to secure funding for your business. This is informational only. 

STATE & FEDERAL COURTHOUSE LINKS

In this section we’ve posted important links to local and federal courthouse resources so that you can stay informed on what courts are opened and/or closed during the Coronavirus pandemic.

TWEETS FROM KEY ORGANIZATIONS

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MORE CORONAVIRUS / COVID-19 RELATED NEWS

Here’s a collection up-to-date news articles and headlines from Boston, Massachusetts, the country and the world, about the Coronavirus pandemic. Check back daily as we’re always updating these articles to bring you informed, all in one place.

 

LOCAL AND REGIONAL HEADLINES

Keep up to date
with articles from
Boston and  
Massachusetts

 

 

NATIONAL & INTERNATIONAL HEADLINES

Stay Informed
of national and
international COVID-19
news & updates 

 

CORONAVIRUS COVID-19 GLOBAL CASES

Live Map Provided By Coronavirus COVID-19 Global Cases by the Center for Systems Science
and Engineering (CSSE) at Johns Hopkins University (JHU)

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