In their latest efforts to combat coppyright or trademark infringement, foreign content creators have been filing a rash of complaints in the Southern District of Florida to obtain a temporary restraining order (TRO) seizing and freezing online seller’s PayPal, Square, and other payment platform accounts and online stores through such platforms as Etsy, eBay, Bonanza, Amazon, Wish, and more. If you’ve had your online store shut down and seized and are the subject of a Federal lawsuit, don’t just ignore it. Here’s some suggestions on how to handle having your online store shut down by claims of copyright or trademark infringement.
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If you are a Canadian author, you should consider investing in a United States copyright registration. Why? The short answer is damages and attorney’s fees.
Congress yesterday passed the H.R. 7010, entitled the Payroll Protection Program Flexibility Act of 2020 (PPFA), to fix what many perceived to be some of the biggest flaws in the loan program.
The SBA PPP Forgiveness Regulations are out, and we explain what they say about bonues, owner compensation, calculating employee headcounts, and more.
New SBA guidance issued May 13, 2020 allows partnerships and seasonal businesses to increase their PPP loan amount — but only if they act fast! Here’s how.
Many small businesses are still reeling from the effect of business closures and slow downs. Even “essential” businesses have suffered a loss of income as many consumers stay home and tighten their budgets to make up for lost income. We’ve previously discussed the Federal Payroll Protection Program loan program — the loan that is intended […]
The Treasury Department issued important guidance on Payroll Protection Program (PPP) loans on April 7, 2020.
Tampa and Wesley Chapel businesses should gather information now to be ready to apply for a PPP loan next week once the banks are more ready to implement.
We now have more guidance from the SBA and others on the contours of the Payroll Protection Program created by the enactment of the CARES Act.
There are at least three programs available to Florida business owners at this time — the Florida Small Business Emergency Bridge Loan, the SBA’s Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) program, and the newly-enacted Paycheck Protection Program (PPP), which is part of last week’s Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES ACT). Here’s a brief discussion of each, with links to application resources and further information.