COVID-19 Business Resources

COVID-19 Business Resources

With daily updates about the economic impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) on businesses and questions about the relief offered by the European Commission, EU member states and U.S. Government agencies, EACC has put together an overview of state and federal relief available to offset economic losses.

American & European businesses are facing an unprecedented economic disruption due to the COVID-19 outbreak government worldwide have put together various loan programs to help those businesses.

This section offers resources from the US and across Europe to help you navigate this “new normal.”

We also added a selection of COVID-19 related member insights and resources. Please feel free to reach out to the EACCNY Office if you would like to connect to any of the EACC members to learn more about any of the issues raised in their articles and white papers.

NEED MORE HELP :
If you have questions or need assistance applying for the above relief programs, we encourage you to reach out to the EACC. We have a network of experts at the ready who can help you through the process and manage the labyrinth of paperwork. You can reach us by email at ybr[at]eaccny.com.

COVID-19 RELATED NEWS

Chapter News, COVID-19 News

U.S. Federal Reserve Board announces an extension through December 31 of its lending facilities that were scheduled to expire on or around September 30

The Federal Reserve Board on Tuesday announced an extension through December 31 of its lending facilities that were scheduled to expire on or around September 30. The three-month extension will facilitate planning by potential facility participants and provide certainty that the facilities will continue to be available to help the economy recover from the COVID-19 pandemic. The Board's lending facilities have provided a critical backstop, stabilizing and substantially improving market functioning and enhancing the flow of credit to households, businesses,...

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COVID-19 News, Member News

U.S. Immigration During & Post COVID-19

This article was written by Shlomi Atash, Esq. | The COVID-19 pandemic has dramatically impacted immigration policies and procedures globally.  In order to stop the spread of the virus, countries around the world implemented new measures limiting migration.  Many countries have restricted travel, preventing the entry of aliens who have recently traveled to nations with widespread COVID-19 outbreaks.  Some countries have temporarily prohibited the entry of all aliens.  Other countries are conducting mandatory quarantines of non-permanent residents arriving on international...

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Chapter News, COVID-19 News

Special European Council, 17-21 July 2020

Main results EU leaders agreed a recovery package and the 2021-2027 budget that will help the EU to rebuild after the pandemic and will support investment in the green and digital transitions. We have reached a deal on the recovery package and the European budget. These were, of course, difficult negotiations in very difficult times for all Europeans. A marathon which ended in success for all 27 member states, but especially for the people. This is a good deal. This is...

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COVID-19 News, Member News

Littler | “Who Was that (Un)masked Man?” Does the Law Protect Employees and Guests Against Wearing Face Coverings?

“Behind the Mask” is more than just a Fleetwood Mac album. It’s a science-based recommendation by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and even a requirement under a patchwork of state and local laws designed to stem the spread of the coronavirus. But what is an employer to do when an employee refuses to wear a face covering? What can an operator of a place of public accommodation do when a guest ignores the sign mandating face coverings?...

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