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The Main Street Lending Program

By Joseph Y. Wang on May 21, 2020

Background Following the enactment of the CARES Act, the Federal Reserve announced the establishment of the Main Street Lending Program (the... Read More »

Electronic Hearing for the Massachusetts Business Interruption Insurance Act Scheduled for May 21, 2020

By Joshua M. Bowman on May 19, 2020
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In lieu of a public hearing, the Joint Committee on Financial Services, Chaired by Senate Chair James T. Welch, D-Hampton, and House Chair... Read More »

What the Hospitality Industry Should Know About New Regulations and Guidance for the CARES Act

By Sherin and Lodgen on May 14, 2020

The Small Business Administration (“SBA”) continues to issue new guidance and regulations pertaining to the Paycheck Protection Program (“PPP”) at... Read More »

Joshua M. Bowman quoted in Banker & Tradesman article on pandemic investment advice

By Sherin and Lodgen on May 11, 2020
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Joshua M. Bowman, partner in the firm’s Real Estate and Corporate departments and chair of its Hospitality Practice Group, was... Read More »

Brief Update on the Paycheck Protection Program (“PPP”)

By Joshua M. Bowman on May 7, 2020
pink sticky note on a loan application reminding reader to apply for PPP Loan

In our May 6, 2020 blog post on the CARES Act, we mentioned that a PPP borrower may repay a... Read More »

Joshua M. Bowman speaks to the state of the hospitality and commercial real estate industries in back-to-back webinars

By Sherin and Lodgen on May 7, 2020

Joshua M. Bowman, chair of the firm's Hospitality Practice Group, joined Stephen Davis of The Davis Companies and Ben Sayles... Read More »

Joshua M. Bowman quoted in Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly on legislation to establish business interruption insurance for losses caused by the COVID-19 pandemic

By Sherin and Lodgen on May 7, 2020
Sign on a shop window that reads "Closed Coronavirus"

Joshua M. Bowman, partner in the firm’s Real Estate and Corporate departments and chair of its Hospitality Practice Group, was quoted... Read More »

What the Hospitality Industry Should Know About New Regulations and Guidance for the CARES Act

By Joshua M. Bowman on May 6, 2020

Below is a brief synopsis of some of the recent regulations and guidance pertaining to the CARES Act, which the... Read More »

Brief Update on the Massachusetts Business Interruption Act (“Mass BI Act”)

By Joshua M. Bowman on May 5, 2020

Here is a brief update on the Massachusetts Business Interruption Insurance Act (the “Mass BI Act”). Since our last Client... Read More »

Joshua M. Bowman quoted in Wicked Local Somerville on business interruption insurance bill

By Sherin and Lodgen on May 5, 2020
insurance binders next to a worksheet on Business Insurance Planning

Joshua M. Bowman, partner in the firm’s Real Estate and Corporate departments and chair of its Hospitality Practice Group, was... Read More »