As we predicted in our Client Alert last week, the expiration of the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (“FFCRA”) on December 31, 2020 leaves employers nationwide in a lurch, for the most recent pandemic relief package signed by the... Read More
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Despite the continuing increase in COVID-19 cases and the limit on gatherings, the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA) will expire on December 31, 2020. Enacted in March 2020, the FFCRA provided extra expanded leave entitlements to... Read More
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As Labor Day passes and school districts welcome back students to virtual and/or hybrid learning environments, parents are faced to consider childcare issues. In turn, employers are forced to evaluate their needs in connection with working parents... Read More
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The United States Department of Labor recently redefined which employees qualify as “health care providers” for the purpose of leave benefits under the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (“FFCRA”). Until September 16, employers even... Read More
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Frier Levitt Co-Founders Jonathan E. Levitt, Esq, and Daniel B. Frier, Esq. joined by New York City Office Managing Partner John E. Morrone, Esq. and Partner Michelle L. Greenberg, Esq. for this recorded webinar entitled  “Business Interruption... Read More
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As a first in the nation, criminal complaints were filed recently in Federal Court in Rhode Island for fraud related to the seeking of more than a half million dollars in loans pursuant to the Coronavirus, Aid, Relief, and Economic Security... Read More
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As part of our firm’s commitment to staying abreast of COVID19-related issues affecting our clients, we are continuing to monitor financial relief program requirements and other important topics.  While applying for various forms of aid and... Read More
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Last week, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services ("HHS") announced that all Medicare-participating providers with COVID-19 related losses are eligible for a second round of funding, totaling $20 billion, from the CARES Act-authorized... Read More
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U.S. Attorneys in the Southern District of Georgia recently charged the operator of a durable medical equipment company with conspiring to pay kickbacks to physicians in exchange for obtaining DME orders. This action reaffirms the Department of... Read More
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