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Federal Reserve Announces Expansion of Scope and Eligibility for Main Street Lending Program

The Federal Reserve has announced it is expanding the scope and eligibility for its Main Street Lending Program. Specific changes to the…

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FAQs Regarding 2020 Stimulus Checks and Your Divorce

Many Americans are receiving stimulus checks as a result of the coronavirus stimulus package.  These payments have generated questions regarding entitlement and…

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BE-10 Benchmark Survey Filing: U.S. Investment in Foreign Businesses

The Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) of the U.S. Department of Commerce is conducting a 5-year benchmark survey of U.S. investment in…

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NASDAQ Provides COVID-19-Related Regulatory Relief from Price-Based Continued Listing Standards

The SEC has declared effective a rule change previously requested by the Nasdaq Stock Market LLC (NASDAQ) to suspend, as of April…

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More Extended Federal Tax Return Filing Deadlines in Response to COVID-19

The Treasury Department and Internal Revenue Service (in IRS Notice 2020-23) have expanded the extended filing deadlines authorized pursuant…

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Federal Banking Agencies Issue Interim Final Rule Deferring Appraisals and Evaluations for Real Estate Transactions

On April 14, 2020, in a joint press release, the federal banking agencies issued an interim…

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Chief Justice Further Extends Deadlines for North Carolina Court Filings, Actions, and Limitations Periods

On March 19, 2020, Chief Justice Beasley of the Supreme Court of North Carolina entered an order extending deadlines for filings and…

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Health and Welfare Benefit Plan Relief Under the CARES Act

Immediately following the relief provided under the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (“FFCRA”), Congress provided additional relief to health and welfare benefit…

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Additional Employment FAQs Under FFCRA

As discussed in Wyrick Robbins’ first FAQ on the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (“FFCRA”), President Trump signed the FFCRA into law on March 18,…

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Federal Reserve Announces Main Street Lending Program

The Federal Reserve has announced that it will ensure that credit flows to small and mid-sized businesses with the purchase of up…

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