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Posted in: June, 2020

Cybersecurity 101 in 2020

“In hindsight, I probably should’ve realized my boss’ urgent request to purchase face masks was a scam.”  News flash: Criminals utilize societal events such as floods, fires and pandemics to exploit consumer fear.  This year, the COVID-19 pandemic has provided cyber criminals with a unique opportunity to take advantage of millions of vulnerable remote connections […]

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Businesses Eager to Reopen but Worried of Torts to Follow

Let’s face it. COVID-19 has affected many businesses throughout Virginia in some manner – whether it’s mandatory employee work from home policies, suppliers unable to fill orders, or customer concerns about returning to business establishments. If that wasn’t enough, as businesses start to re-open to the public, business owners are now worried about a new […]

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FMCSA Hours of Service: Times They Are A-Changing

In the past two months, we have seen three major modifications to the Federal Carrier Safety Administration (“FMCSA”) Hours of Service Rules – two temporary and one permanent. On May 14, 2020, the FMCSA published a final rule to update the hours of service rules.  The updates seek to improve safety and increase flexibility.  Key […]

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So You Have A PPP Loan – Time To Get It Forgiven – Your Application Is Here!

The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (“CARES Act”), signed into law on Friday March 27, 2020, introduced the Paycheck Protection Program (the “PPP”).  https://www.congress.gov/bill/116th-congress/senate-bill/3548/text.  The Small Business Association (SBA) launched the PPP on April 3, 2020, with an initial $349 billion in funding, and just 14 days later, by April 16, PPP lenders […]

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