Archive for the ‘Business’ Category

  • Closed for the Easter Holiday!

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    Anderson Jones, PLLC will be closed on Friday, April 2, 2021 for Good Friday. We will resume normal business hours on Monday, April 5, 2021. We hope you and your loved ones have a Happy Easter and an eggcellent day!...

  • New Deadline for PPP Applications

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    Today, March 31, 2021 President Joe Biden signed the PPP Extension Act which will extend the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) deadline from today to May 31, 2021, and then provide an additional 30-day period for the SBA to process applications...

  • Second Draw PPP Loans

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    Previous borrowers of the PPP Loans are getting a second chance. The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) has created the Second Draw PPP Loans which will allow eligible borrowers to apply again for more help to fund payroll costs. The...

  • Independent Contractor Final Rule Delayed by DOL

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    In January 2021, the Independent Contractor Rule (Independent Contractor Rule or January 2021 Rule) was created to clarify who is an independent contractor versus an employee under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA). Per the Department of Labor (DOL), “An...

  • International Women’s Day!

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    March 8th is International Women's Day (IWD) celebrating globally the social, economic, cultural, and political achievements of women. The day also marks a call to action for accelerating women's equality. This year’s theme is ‘From challenge comes change, so let's all choose to...

  • CDC’s COVID-19 Response Plan

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    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) provides a response plan for employees and employers who have been exposed to someone with COVID-19, as well as, a plan going forward to prevent the possibility of spreading the coronavirus in the...

  • Proposed North Carolina Senate Bill 31 Revision: Political Subdivisions/Local Bidders Notice

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      By: Felicia Haigh, Attorney at Law Earlier this month, Senate Bill 31 was filed in the North Carolina Senate.  The bill seeks to revise N.C. Gen. Stat. § 143-129, regarding the procedure for letting of public contracts.  The most...

  • Long-Term Changes in Construction Due to COVID-19

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    With COVID-19 rampant, the construction industry has had to quickly evaluate and update safety, supply chain issues, design changes and more. Many have invested in new tools, strategies and operating procedures to help overcome these issues to help with future...

  • Educators and COVID-19 Vaccine

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    With a limited supply of the COVID-19 vaccine, everyone in North Carolina has been assigned to particular groups depending on profession, age and at-risk level. Groups 1 and 2 are in the process of being vaccinated and on February 24th...

  • Happy Valentine’s Day!

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    Happy Valentine’s Day to all of our amazing clients, family and friends! Thank you all for your unwavering support this past year.