Podcasts for professional development

Many of us are staying home much more than usual, whether that is because we are working from home or because we are not doing our usual after-work activities or both.

At DDH, we have been listening to a lot more podcasts to stay up to date on news and happenings in the legal profession. [More]

Paycheck Protection Program Loan Toolkit

This loan program is focused on businesses, nonprofits, veterans organizations and Tribal businesses with not more than 500 employees. The PPP loans are administered under the Small Business Administration Section 7(a) loan programs. The loans will be issued and administered by local lenders. [More]

What the Families First Coronavirus Response Act means for your business

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, President Trump signed the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (the “Act”) into law on March 18, 2020, and it takes effect no later than April 2, 2020—15 days from enactment. The law significantly increases paid leave requirements on employers with fewer than 500 employees and then offsets that burden with payroll tax credits. [More]

Employers and Coronavirus

The CDC has provided interim guidance for businesses and employers to plan and respond to COVID-19.[5] The CDC will update the interim guidance as needed so employers should periodically check the CDC website for new information.

Sick employees should be actively encouraged to stay home. Employees who have symptoms of acute respiratory illness are recommended to stay home and not come to work until they are free of fever (100.4° F or greater using an oral thermometer), signs of a fever, and any other symptoms for at least 24 hours, without the use of fever-reducing or other symptom-altering medicines. Employees should notify their supervisor and stay home if they are sick. [More]