Reopening the Economy: Part 6

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  • Reopening the Economy: Part 6

    September 18, 2020

    By Preston W. RoseAttorney at McGuire, Craddock & Strother, P.C.September 18, 2020After months with little to no new guidance regarding business closures, on September 17, 2020, Texas Governor Greg Abbott released Executive Order No. GA-30, which updates the COVID-19 guidance for Texas businesses.  This new guidance is based on a... read more

  • PPP Updates: Deadline Extended, Partial Loan Forgiveness

    July 2, 2020

    By Jack Gannon Jr.Attorney at McGuire, Craddock & Strother, P.CJuly 2, 2020The application deadline for the Paycheck Protection Program (“PPP”) has been extended from June 30 to August 8 of this year, giving borrowers additional time to apply for PPP loans.  The relevant bill was passed by the Senate... read more

  • Reopening the Economy: Part 5

    June 26, 2020

    By Preston W. RoseAttorney at McGuire, Craddock & Strother, P.C.June 26, 2020On June 26, 2020, Texas Governor Greg Abbott released Executive Order No. GA-28 reinstituting stricter rules for Texas businesses.  This comes on the heels of the Governor’s announcement a day prior, which paused further phases of reopening and placed... read more

  • Reopening Update: What Employers Need to Know

    June 24, 2020

    By Amy KearneyAttorney at McGuire, Craddock & Strother, P.C.June 24, 2020On June 18, 2020, the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (“OSHA”) issued guidance to assist both employers reopening non-essential businesses and their employees returning to work amid the COVID-19 pandemic. The full text of the... read more

  • OSHA Guidance for Construction Employers and Workers

    June 12, 2020

    By Christopher M. AnayaAttorneys at McGuire, Craddock & Strother, P.C.June 12, 2020OSHA recently announced the launch of a webpage with coronavirus-related guidance for construction employers and workers, which can be found at the following link: https://www.osha.gov/SLTC/covid-19/construction.html. The webpage includes a disclaimer to make clear that the information provided is... read more

  • Important Updates Regarding Your PPP Loan

    June 10, 2020

    By Jack Gannon Jr.Attorney at McGuire, Craddock & Strother, P.CJune 10, 2020In an earlier article, we summarized key information that borrowers under the Paycheck Protection Program (“PPP”) need to know.  Despite initial guidance and instructions from the Small Business Association (“SBA”) and the United States Department of the Treasury... read more

  • Reopening the Economy: Part 4

    June 8, 2020

    By Preston W. RoseAttorney at McGuire, Craddock & Strother, P.C.June 8, 2020On June 3, 2020, Texas Governor Greg Abbott announced Phase 3 of his plan to reopen Texas.  For a summary of Governor Abbott’s previous guidance, please see my earlier articles: Reopening the Economy: Part 1, Reopening the Economy:... read more

  • Reopening the Economy: Part 3

    May 19, 2020

    By Preston W. RoseAttorney at McGuire, Craddock & StrotherMay 19, 2020On May 18, 2020, Texas Governor Greg Abbott announced Phase 2 of his plan to reopen Texas.  For a summary of Gov. Abbott’s previous guidance, please see my earlier articles: Reopening the Economy: Part 1 and Reopening the Economy:... read more

  • Reopening the Economy: Part 2

    May 8, 2020

    By Preston W. RoseAttorney at McGuire, Craddock & Strother, P.C.May 8, 2020On May 5, 2020, Texas Governor Greg Abbott released additional statewide guidance pertaining to the reopening of the Texas economy.  For a summary of Governor Abbott’s previous guidance, please see my earlier article: Reopening the Economy: Part 1. ... read more

  • Now That You Have Your PPP Loan, Here’s What You Need to Know

    May 4, 2020

    By Jack Gannon Jr.Attorney at McGuire, Craddock & StrotherMay 4, 2020We previously provided a brief summary of the loan initiative created by the Paycheck Protection Program (“PPP”) as part of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (the “CARES Act”).  Businesses across the country are now receiving their PPP... read more