• Allison Rhodes & Katherine Campbell

    New COVID Stimulus Bill Provides Businesses Relief and Makes Changes to Existing Programs

    December 28, 2020
    After several rounds of discussion, congressional leaders reached a deal on a new COVID-related stimulus bill. The bill passed both houses of Congress on Monday, Dec. 21 and was signed into law by the President Trump on Sunday, Dec 27. The stimulus package, which totals nearly $900 billion, provides aid for workers and businesses and includes expansions and revisions of existing COVID relief programs.
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  • Julio R. Olaya Jr.

    EEOC Releases New Guidance for Employers Regarding COVID-19 Vaccine

    December 23, 2020
    On Wednesday, Dec. 16, the EEOC released new guidance for employers regarding how the legal requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, and the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act (GINA) will impact administration of the COVID-19 vaccine. That guidance, which came in the form of frequently asked questions, recognizes the complex legal questions that arise with administering a COVID-19 vaccine in an employment context.
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  • Madeline O. McElhanon

    AR SOS Business and Commercial Services Office Closure to Impact End of Year Dissolution Filings

    December 21, 2020
    The Business and Commercial Services office of the Arkansas Secretary of State (AR SOS) will be closed beginning at noon on December 30, 2020 and will not reopen until January 4, 2021. Any company wishing to dissolve before the end of the year must do so prior to noon on December 30, 2020.
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  • Friday Cares 2020

    Friday Cares Raises $5,500 To Help Combat Hunger In Ark

    December 21, 2020
    Some good news to end 2020: Our annual Friday Cares Holiday Donation Drive raised more then $5,500 to help feed those struggling with hunger in Arkansas. We also collected non-perishable food items that, along with the money raised, was sent to the Arkansas Foodbank, The Salvation Army of Northwest Arkansas and the Junior Auxiliary of Saline County.
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  • Super Lawyers 2020

    Mid-South Super Lawyers Lists Top Attorneys of 2020

    December 15, 2020
    Friday, Eldredge & Clark, LLP is proud to announce Mid-South Super Lawyers named 50 attorneys to their annual listing of top lawyers in Arkansas including eight named as “Top 50: 2020 Arkansas Super Lawyers” and 14 ranked as “Rising Stars.”
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  • Coronavirus Alert

    CDC’s New Guidance Recommends Postponing Travel; Avoiding Nonessential Indoor Spaces; Mask Use

    December 7, 2020
    On Friday, December 4, the CDC issued new guidance for dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic. That guidance recognizes the high levels of community transmission in recent weeks and the need to adopt more stringent measures to slow the spread of the disease.
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  • Coronavirus Alert

    CDC Announces New Reduced Quarantine Guidelines

    December 3, 2020
    On Wednesday, the CDC issued revised guidance announcing that the required time for quarantine after exposure to COVID-19 may be reduced from 14 days to 7 or 10 days. The CDC still recommends a quarantine period of 14 days when possible. But the CDC also recognizes that the burden and economic hardship of the 14-day quarantine may reduce compliance.
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