log in

WSG california COVID-19 Resource Center

california COVID-19 Resource Center

Around the Web

News Feed Provided by Google News

COVID-19 Task Force


Legal Services | California, USA

tel: 213 891 0700 | fax: 213 896 0400
1000 Wilshire Boulevard | Los Angeles | California | 90017 | USA

View Buchalter's Task Force Hub Sort By Last Name  |  
Kari Barnes

Kari BarnesShareholder

  • Intellectual Property Law
  • Cybersecurity Law

Bernard  Bollinger

Bernard BollingerShareholder

  • Insolvency & Financial Law Group

Mark A. Bonenfant

Mark A. BonenfantShareholder

  • Corporate Law

Arthur Chinski

Arthur ChinskiShareholder

  • Labor & Employment
  • Class Actions

Brian C. Fish

Brian C. FishShareholder

  • Real Estate
  • Land Use

 Robert S. Gillison

Robert S. GillisonShareholder

  • Commercial Finance

Jason E. Goldstein

Jason E. GoldsteinShareholder

  • Litigation
  • Insurance Law

David Hitchcock

David HitchcockShareholder

  • Real Estate
  • Real Estate Finance

John L. Hosack

John L. HosackShareholder

  • Mortgage Lending
  • Insurance Law

Matthew W. Kavanaugh

Matthew W. KavanaughShareholder

  • Commercial Finance

Joshua Mizrahi

Joshua MizrahiShareholder

  • Labor & Employment
  • Wage & Hour

William Schoenholz

William SchoenholzShareholder

  • Commercial Finance

Andrew  Selesnick

Andrew SelesnickShareholder

  • Litigation
  • Health Care Law

Matthew L. Seror

Matthew L. SerorShareholder

  • Intellectual Property Law
  • Litigation

J. Rick Taché

J. Rick TachéShareholder

  • Intellectual Property Law
  • Privacy & Data Security Law

Marcus J. Williams

Marcus J. WilliamsShareholder

  • Corporate Law
  • Commercial Finance

Gary Wolensky

Gary WolenskyShareholder

  • Products Liability Law
  • Litigation

Michael Zerman

Michael ZermanShareholder

  • Real Estate
  • Government, Regulatory & Administrative Law

Jeremy Weitz

Jeremy WeitzShareholder

  • Corporate
  • Corporate Law

Webinars & Podcasts

View All Upcoming North America Webinars | View All Webinars
Buchalter Upcoming Webinars View All Firm Webinars

Latest Alerts

All california COVID-19 articles | All Articles by Buchalter

Buchalter COVID-19 Client Alert: New Treasury PPP Rules Clarify Recent Changes to PPP Program, Extend Time to Obtain a PPP Loan to March 31, 2021
Buchalter, January 2021

  On January 6, 2021, Treasury issued two new Interim Final Rules (IFRs) addressing the new Economic Aid to Hard-Hit Small Businesses, Nonprofits, and Venues Act’s (Act) creation of PPP Second Draw Loans, and the Act’s various changes to PPP requirements generally. The major PPP components of the Act are set forth in detail in Buchalter’s COVID Alert of December 28, 2020 (Buchalter PPP Changes Alert), which can be found here...

read more

Buchalter COVID-19 Client Alert: Congress Incentivizes Rent Deferral During COVID-19 Pandemic Through Bankruptcy Code Amendments in Stimulus Bill
Buchalter, January 2021

In the recently-passed Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021 (the “Act”), Congress provided much-needed cover for landlords that enter into forbearance agreements with their tenants during the COVID-19 pandemic by protecting landlords from exposure to preference litigation arising out of the deferred rent payments if the tenant were to later file bankruptcy. What is a preference? Generally, when an entity files bankruptcy, payments it made to its creditors in the 90 days prior to the bankruptcy filing are subject to potential recapture—even though the payment was made on account of a legitimate obligation...

read more

California Labor & Employment Law Update – New Laws to Take Effect in 2021
Buchalter, January 2021

  California employers operate under the most comprehensive Labor Code and legal regime in the Nation.  The past year has challenged employers with unprecedented compliance during a global pandemic, which has already led to an influx of employment litigation.  In addition to managing remote work forces in an ever-evolving regulatory climate, employers in 2021 will also be required to comply with a substantial number of legislative additions taking effect in the New Year.  Below is a highlighted discussion of new employment law provisions soon to take effect: California Minimum Wage Increase – January 1, 2021: The Statewide minimum wage will increase to $

read more

HHS Proposed HIPAA Changes: 7 Things to Know
Buchalter, January 2021

On December 10, 2020, the Office for Civil Rights (OCR) at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced proposed changes to the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Privacy Rule to support individuals’ engagement in their care, remove barriers to coordinated care, and reduce regulatory burdens on the health care industry...

read more

Buchalter COVID-19 Client Alert: New PPP Changes in the Stimulus Bill: Second PPP Loan for Hardest-Hit Existing PPP Borrowers, Additional Categories of Forgivable Expenses, Tax Deductibility for Expenses Paid with PPP Proceeds, Lender Liability Limitations, Simplified Forgiveness Application for Loans of $150,000 or Less, and Other Changes
Buchalter, December 2020

  On December 27, the President signed the Economic Aid to Hard-Hit Small Businesses, Nonprofits, and Venues Act (Act) addressing changes to the rules regarding PPP loans, including making a supplemental PPP loan available to many PPP borrowers and increasing the types of business expenses that can be forgiven. Among many other changes discussed in detail below, the Act provides the following key changes in regard to the PPP program: - Funding to allow the hardest-hit small businesses to receive a second forgivable Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loan (Second Draw Loan)...

read more

All california COVID-19 articles | All Articles by Buchalter

WSG's members are independent firms and are not affiliated in the joint practice of professional services. Each member exercises its own individual judgments on all client matters.

HOME | SITE MAP | GLANCE | PRIVACY POLICY | DISCLAIMER |  © World Services Group, 2021