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Josh Veronica

January 12, 2021

Relief Package 2.0 & Employee Vaccinations

The new year brings new information employers need to know regarding COVID-19. Experts from Phillips Lytle LLP discuss how employers can better navigate two critical issues:

Details of the new COVID-19 Relief Package including:

  • A second round of the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP)
  • Streamlined loan forgiveness
  • New ways PPP funds can be used
  • Larger loans for restaurants and hospitality businesses

Employees and vaccinations

  • What can and cannot be mandated

Watch the Presentation Below

Thank you to our presenters for their expertise:

 

 

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