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Today in Washington – May 13, 2020: COVID-19 Updates

[05/13/20]

Posted on May 13, 2020 in COVID-19 Daily Updates, Health Law News

Published by: Hall Render

Wednesday, May 13 Recap Note – ​We believe this is the most up-to-date information available at this time, but it is subject to change ​as circumstances warrant. Also, all finalized resources can be found ​on the COVID-19 ​Resource ​Center page ​of Hall Render’s website.​ CMS Launches Toolkit on State Actions to Mitigate COVID-19 in Nursing Homes... READ MORE

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Today in Washington – May 4, 2020: COVID-19 Updates

[05/04/20]

Posted on May 4, 2020 in COVID-19 Daily Updates, Health Law News

Published by: Hall Render

Monday, May 4 Recap Note – ​We believe this is the most up-to-date information available at this time, but it is subject to change ​as circumstances warrant. Also, all finalized resources can be found ​on the COVID-19 ​Resource ​Center page ​of Hall Render’s website.​ From the FDA The FDA authorized the first serology, or antibody, test where the... READ MORE

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Today in Washington – April 24, 2020: COVID-19 Updates

[04/24/20]

Posted on April 24, 2020 in COVID-19 Daily Updates, Health Law News

Published by: Hall Render

Friday, April 24 Recap Note – ​We believe this is the most up-to-date information available at this time, but it is subject to change ​as circumstances warrant. Also, all finalized resources can be found ​on the COVID-19 ​Resource ​Center page ​of Hall Render’s website.​ SBA Releases Guidance on the Paycheck Protection Program The Small Business Administration... READ MORE

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PPP Loans and FCA Liability

[04/24/20]

Posted on April 24, 2020 in Health Law News

Published by: Hall Render

As part of the CARES Act,[1] the Paycheck Protection Program (“PPP”) granted vulnerable small businesses the ability to seek forgivable loans from the federal government to help prevent closures during the COVID-19 crisis and to ensure employees remain on payroll. The Small Business Administration (“SBA”) and the Department of the Treasury have published and... READ MORE

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Small Governmental Hospitals Now Eligible for PPP Loans

[04/24/20]

Posted on April 24, 2020 in Health Law News

Published by: Hall Render

Earlier today, the Small Business Administration (“SBA”) issued an updated Interim Final Rule (the “Rule”) that supplements and provides clarification on the types of businesses that are eligible for the Paycheck Protection Program (“PPP”) loans. Under the Rule, governmental hospitals that (a) have 500 or fewer FTEs, and (b) receive less than 50 percent... READ MORE

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Small Business Relief Developments – Interim Final Rule Released for SBA Paycheck Protection Program and Application Period Begins

[04/04/20]

Posted on April 4, 2020 in Health Law News

Published by: Hall Render

Late during the evening of April 2, 2020, the U.S. Treasury, which is jointly administering the Paycheck Protection Program (“PPP”) along with the Small Business Administration (“SBA”), released this Interim Final Rule (the “Rule”) that contains several material changes to the initial guidance published by the SBA and U.S. Treasury on March 31, 2020... READ MORE

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