updates + announcements

  • new sba loan poster(s) Updated: June 2, 2020

    Businesses receiving SBA financial assistance are required to post SBA Form 722, Equal Opportunity Poster(s).

  • Reopening California: Stage Two Begins Updated: May 7, 2020

    The Governor of California announces Stage Two Guidelines to reopen the state for business.

  • Cal/OSHA Interim Guidelines for General Industry Updated: April 13, 2019

    This interim guidance provides employers and workers with information for preventing exposure to the coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2), the virus that causes COVID-19.

  • OSHA's 10 Steps to Reduce the Risk of COVID-19 Updated: April 13, 2020
  • CDC Recommendation on Cloth Face Coverings Updated: April 3, 2020

    In light of this new evidence, CDC recommends wearing cloth face coverings in public settings where other social distancing measures are difficult to maintain

  • 30 days to slow the spread Updated: March 31, 2020

    The President's Coronavirus Guidelines for America (English) (Spanish)

  • CARES Act Update: March 30, 2020

    The President has signed the “Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act or the CARES Act,” which includes several provisions that impact employers.

  • Employee Rights Under new FFCRA Guidelines Update: March 27, 2020

    Download employee posters regarding Employee Rights under The Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA).

    (English) (Spanish)

  • Families First Coronavirus Response Act Update: March 19, 2020
  • Emergency paid sick or family leave legislation Update: March 19, 2020

    On March 18, President Trump signed H.R. 6201, the Families First Coronavirus Response Act, which includes several payroll-related provisions.

  • Myth Busters for the public Updated: March 19, 2020

    Advice from the World Health Organization (WHO) regarding the truths vs. the myths surrounding COVID-19.

  • Tips to help reduce the risk Update: March 18, 2020

    Resources and videos from the Health & Safety Institute

  • COVID-19 FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS Update: March 17, 2020

    Samuel Hale has assembled a cross-disciplinary taskforce to address the many employment-related issues facing employers in the wake of the COVID-19 coronavirus – especially now that the World Health Organization has declared the outbreak as a pandemic.

  • 15 Days to Slow the Spread Update: March 16, 2020

    The President's Coronavirus Guidelines for America. (English) (Spanish)

  • A note from CEO, Michael A. DiManno Updated: March 12, 2020

    Our commitment to you during COVID-19

  • Economic Injury Disaster Loan Program Update: January, 31, 2020

    Small business are eligible to apply for a low-interest loan due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).