COVID-19 Employer Resources

June 18th, 2020 by

The rules are changing so quickly it’s nearly impossible to stay on top of the guidance that’s coming out.  Below we have assembled some resources for our employers who are trying to determine what to do with their employees, contractors, positive COVID-19 tests, etc.  With anything, it’s crucial that all decisions are well-documented so that […]

Live Notes from 4/7 SBA Webinar on PPP and EIDL

April 7th, 2020 by

Please forgive the unpolished nature of what follows, but I was furiously taking notes during a webinar with Joseph Amato, Director of the Nevada District of the SBA. Some things have changed since our last articles which we will go back and update. I’ve bolded particular items that are probably of interest to many of […]

EIDL or PPP – Which is right for you?

April 2nd, 2020 by

Edited based on information received during a 4/7/2020 webinar with Joe Amato, SBA’s Nevada District Office Director.  Notes from that are here. In an effort to get as close to the horse’s mouth, so to speak, we are sharing the information Gina received on a conference call with the SBA’s Nevada District Office Director, Joe […]

Small Business Response to COVID-19

March 30th, 2020 by

Updated 4/9/2020 Nevada Banks – Taking Non-Client Applications or Not? Latest updates on funding as of 4/7/2020 5:16pm: From SBA Webinar OPTIONS FOR FUNDING – Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) and Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) US Treasury Guidance on PPP Vegas Chamber Webinars – MAIN PAGE Vegas Chamber Presents: A Federal Update on CARES Act […]

Commercial Lease Obligations During The Coronavirus Insanity

March 27th, 2020 by

***4/3/2020 UPDATE*** As you may be aware, Governor Sisolak declared Emergency Directive 008 (the “Directive”) earlier this week. The Directive essentially puts a stay (prohibition) on all commercial and residential evictions and foreclosures while the state of emergency (issued March 12, 2020) remains in effect. Basically, this means your landlords cannot evict you from your space for defaulting […]

Nevada Essential and Non-Essential Businesses

March 23rd, 2020 by

We are fielding a LOT of calls from businesses that are on the fringe of “essential” and are asking if they can continue to operate. The short answer is that, in most cases, it’s not abundantly clear. First, let’s go to the source – the definition of essential business NOT from the local news, or […]