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COVID-19 Webinar Series

Your Resource for Professional Advice, Insights, and Updates regarding the coronavirus. Scroll down to see webinar offerings in this series.

- CARES Act and Paycheck Protection Program Updates

Working from Home The New Normal 

- CARES Act and PPP program updates

Explore on-demand webinars under Recordings and Resources.



CARES Act and Paycheck Protection Program Updates

When: June 4th, at 9:30 AM Pacific Time | 12:30 PM Eastern Time

Join attorney, Susan J. Markey from Maslon LLP as she shares their understanding of the CARES Act and dives deeper into the resources available for businesses.

Abstract:
Join attorney, Susan J. Markey from Maslon LLP as she shares the latest updates around the Cares Act and Paycheck Protection Program.
 
*Additional information may be added as it becomes available.
 
Stay informed.

Speaker

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Susan J. Markey
ESQ
Maslon LLP

Susan Markey represents clients in general corporate and taxation matters. Her experience includes assisting clients with tax controversies, tax liabilities, and audits as well as researching tax law, drafting legal appeals and memoranda, and preparing tax returns.

 

 

Working from Home? The New Normal

 How to create a Virtual Ecosystem, a business case study for success.


When: June 11th, at 9:30 AM Eastern Time | 12:30 PM Pacific Time

Join Researcher and Speaker, Dr. Tracey Wilen, as she explores the new normal.

Abstract:

The world is in disruption! Companies are thrust into unknown and unpredictable change. Today the new normal is working from home on a virtual team. How can company leaders adjust? What are the benefits? Will this model be permanent? During this session you will learn how to create a virtual organization and WFH with success.

This webinar will cover:

  • How to create a Virtual ecosystem- Real case study with metrics
  • How to redefine the workflow, metrics, and motivators for remote teams
  • What leaders to do to ensure a productive virtual team
  • How to ensure employee engagement while WFH
  • How to manage your life while WFH
  • Tips and pointers for leaders, managers, and employees

Stay informed.

Speaker

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Dr. Tracey Wilen
Researcher, Speaker

Dr. Tracey Wilen is a researcher and speaker on the impact of technology on society, work, and careers. A former visiting scholar at Stanford University, she has held leadership positions at Apple, HP, Cisco Systems and the Apollo Group. She has been an adjunct professor for Bay area colleges teaching classes in business, technology and women’s workforce topics.

 

CARES Act and PPP program updates

When: June 18th, at 9:30 AM Pacific Time | 12:30 PM Eastern Time

Join attorney, Susan J. Markey from Maslon LLP as she shares their understanding of the CARES Act and dives deeper into the resources available for businesses.

Abstract:

Join attorney, Susan J. Markey from Maslon LLP as she shares the latest updates around the Cares Act and Paycheck Protection Program.

*Additional information may be added as it becomes available.

Stay informed.

Speaker

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Susan J. Markey
ESQ
Maslon LLP

Susan Markey represents clients in general corporate and taxation matters. Her experience includes assisting clients with tax controversies, tax liabilities, and audits as well as researching tax law, drafting legal appeals and memoranda, and preparing tax returns.



Paycheck Protection Program Forgiveness Guidance

Now available on-demand. Watch the recording.

For more resources, visit https://www.sage.com/en-us/coronavirus/.

Join attorney, Susan J. Markey from Maslon LLP as she shares their understanding of the PPP and dives deeper into the resources available for businesses.

Abstract:
Loan forgiveness remains an issue due to the lack of guidance related to what is and what is not forgivable.

Join attorney, Susan J. Markey from Maslon LLP as she shares the latest guidance on the PPP forgiveness process.
 
Stay informed.

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Susan J. Markey
ESQ
Maslon LLP

Susan Markey represents clients in general corporate and taxation matters. Her experience includes assisting clients with tax controversies, tax liabilities, and audits as well as researching tax law, drafting legal appeals and memoranda, and preparing tax returns.



What is the FFCRA and How Does It Impact Your Business?

Now available on-demand. Watch the recording.

For more resources, visit https://www.sage.com/en-us/coronavirus/.

Join Keith A. Ashmus, past NSBA Chair and Retired Partner at Frantz Ward LLP as he explores the FFCRA and its implications.

Abstract:
The Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA) provides two resources of paid leave for employees in response to COVID-19. The act also assists employers with less than 500 employees with the recoupment of the costs of that paid leave via payroll tax reimbursement. Join past NSBA Chair, Keith A. Ashmus, as he shares insight around key FFCRA discussion topics such as:
  • Layoffs and Furlough
  • Paid Time Off and Sick Leave
  • Emergency Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA)
  • Medical Benefits
  • Unemployment Compensation and Reduced Hours

Speaker

Keith A. Ashmus
Past NSBA Chair
Retired Partner at Frantz Ward LLP

Keith Ashmus (@keith4smallbiz) is a noted small business advocate. He recently retired from Frantz Ward LLP, a successful law firm that he co-founded, and started a new venture focusing on ethical compliance, financial fraud control, mediation, and arbitration, which he named Dispute-Away, LLC. He has served as chair of Northeast Ohio’s small business chamber of commerce, the Council of Smaller Enterprises, and also chaired the National Small Business Association during the early years of the Obama Administration. As a lawyer, he was elected President of the Ohio State Bar Association and the Ohio State Bar Foundation, the OSBA’s philanthropic arm. He currently serves as a representative from Region V on the SBA’s Regulatory Fairness Board, which strives to help small businesses avoid problems with red tape and bureaucracy on the federal level.



CARES Act Update Regarding the Additional PPP Funding

Now available on-demand. Watch the recording.

For more resources, visit https://www.sage.com/en-us/coronavirus.

Join attorney, Susan J. Markey from Maslon LLP as she shares their understanding of the CARES Act and dives deeper into the resources available for businesses.

Abstract:
On April 24, 2020, President Trump signed into law the Paycheck Protection Program and Health Care Enhancement Act (PPP & HCE Act), which included provisions for $310 billion of additional funding to restart the PPP.

Join attorney, Susan J. Markey from Maslon LLP as she shares additional information regarding additional funding for the Paycheck Protection Program.
 

Speaker

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Susan J. Markey
ESQ
Maslon LLP

Susan Markey represents clients in general corporate and taxation matters. Her experience includes assisting clients with tax controversies, tax liabilities, and audits as well as researching tax law, drafting legal appeals and memoranda, and preparing tax returns.



CARES Act Deep Dive

Now available on-demand. Watch the recording.

For more resources, visit https://www.sage.com/en-us/coronavirus/.

Join attorney, Susan J. Markey from Maslon LLP as she shares their understanding of the CARES Act and dives deeper into the resources available for businesses.

Abstract:
On March 27, 2020, President Trump signed into law an updated version of the CARES Act. The Act provides an estimated two trillion dollars’ worth of relief for individuals and businesses in an effort to mitigate the effects of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

The Act makes available emergency funds in the forms of loans, credits and grants to businesses of all sizes. 
 

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Susan J. Markey
ESQ
Maslon LLP

Susan Markey represents clients in general corporate and taxation matters. Her experience includes assisting clients with tax controversies, tax liabilities, and audits as well as researching tax law, drafting legal appeals and memoranda, and preparing tax returns.



Anticipating the Balance of 2020: Scenarios Exploring COVID-19

Now available on-demand. Watch the recording. 

For more resources, visit https://www.sage.com/en-us/coronavirus/.

Please join us as we share and explore Kantar’s scenarios for how the U.S. marketplace will unfold over the balance of 2020.

Abstract:
This is a unique perspective, as it lays out a crystal-clear view about what to expect with COVID-19. Our goal is to provide you with a complete perspective on the tumult shaping 2020.
 
Our thesis is simple: there will be a moment very soon when you and your colleagues move from gathering information and being reactive to being proactive and planning. To that end, we have created scenarios for the next 9-12 months that provide a structured view into where this could net out. These scenarios are rooted in our Futures Thinking, which has been a part of our business for decades.

Join Senior Partner Don Abraham as he explores scenarios to guide your planning as we move from trying to understand our new reality to anticipating what the future will bring.
 
Stay informed.

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Don Abraham
Senior Partner
Kantar

Don Abraham serves as a trusted adviser for key clients with deep expertise in the areas of trend identification, foresight generation and driving innovation throughout a business and across the globe.


COVID-19: Resources, Regulations and the Road Ahead

Now available on-demand. Watch the recording.    

For more resources, visit https://www.sage.com/en-us/coronavirus/.

Get insights from National Small Business Association president, Todd McCracken. 

Abstract:
The novel coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to spread throughout the U.S. at a rapid pace. As our nation and economy struggle to recover from the effects of COVID-19, there are two major pieces of legislation passed by Congress that will affect small businesses in the weeks and months to come. 
 
It is important to know what your rights and responsibilities are, as well as how the government can help you.
 
Stay informed.

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Todd McCracken
President & CEO
National Small Business Association

Todd McCracken directs all NSBA activities and has been president since 1997. Mr. McCracken started with the association in 1988, previously serving as vice president of government affairs.