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Business Law & Regulations, Finance

IBC amendment seeks to provide prepack resolutions for MSMEs

April 6, 2021

Via: The Economic Times

NEW DELHI: The government has amended the Insolvency & Bankruptcy Code to provide for prepackaged resolution framework for micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) through promulgation of an ordinance. The alternative insolvency resolution framework is expected to bring about a […]


Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

Nike, HP and Other Large Corporations Got Away With Not Paying Any Federal Taxes on Their 2020 Profits

April 5, 2021

Via: Entrepreneur

As many as 55 of the U.S.’ largest corporations did not pay any federal taxes on their 2020 profits, according to the Institute on Tax and Economic Policy (ITEP). The companies, which include Con Edison, Dish Network, FedEx, HP, Nike […]


Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

Eligible Employers Have More Time to Apply for PPP Loans

March 31, 2021

Via: SHRM

Employers that need help covering payroll costs during the pandemic will have an additional 60 days to file a Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) application under a bill President Joe Biden signed into law on March 30. The application period was […]


Financing your Business

What’s in Biden’s $2 Trillion Corporate Tax Plan

March 31, 2021

Via: The Wall Street Journal

WASHINGTON—President Biden is calling for $2 trillion in corporate tax increases over 15 years to pay for his infrastructure plan. Here are the basics of the revenue-raising side of the plan, which reverses many of the changes from the 2017 […]


Business Law & Regulations, Finance

Social Security Recipients’ Stimulus Payments Coming by Next Week, Treasury Says

March 30, 2021

Via: The Wall Street Journal

WASHINGTON—The next big chunk of stimulus payments—for Social Security beneficiaries—should reach bank accounts by next week, the Treasury Department said on Tuesday. The payments of up to $1,400 per person come from the $1.9 trillion law signed by President Biden […]


Know Your Rights

Federal appeals court rules professors do not to have to respect student pronouns

March 29, 2021

Via: Jurist

The US Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit held Friday that public universities cannot compel professors to respect student pronoun preferences. Per the court, such speech is protected under the First Amendment, particularly if pronoun preferences go against a […]


Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

New York State Issues Guidance on COVID-19 Vaccine Leave Law

March 29, 2021

Via: National Law Review

The New York State Department of Labor (“NYSDOL”) has issued guidance on the State’s recently enacted COVID-19 vaccine leave law, which went into effect on March 12, 2021. As we previously reported, the law requires employers to provide employees with […]


Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

Georgia governor signs bill overhauling state’s elections

March 26, 2021

Via: ABA Journal

Georgia Republican Gov. Brian Kemp signed sweeping voting restrictions into law on Thursday, just months after a Democrat won the presidential election in the state for the first time in nearly 30 years. “Significant reforms to our state elections were […]


Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

DOL Allows Certain Parts of Tip-Sharing Rule to Take Effect

March 25, 2021

Via: SHRM

Aprovision in a final rule that prohibits employers from taking any portion of workers’ gratuities will take effect on April 30, according to the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL). However, the department wants to change or delay other aspects of […]


Business Law & Regulations, Workplace Safety & Health

California Enacts Expansive, Retroactive Supplemental COVID-19 Paid Sick Leave Law

March 25, 2021

Via: National Law Review

Beginning on March 29, 2021, Senate Bill 95 will place additional requirements on employers to provide supplemental paid sick leave to employees impacted by COVID-19. The bill, which was approved by the legislature on March 18, 2021, and signed by […]