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  • April 03 2020

    Client Alert: Coronavirus And The Construction Industry In New York: The Inevitable Impact On Current And Pending Projects

    One of the economic sectors hardest hit by the global disruption and uncertainty stemming from COVID-19 is the construction industry, particularly here in New York City.

    Click here to read the alert.

     

  • April 03 2020

    Client Alert: EIDL & Advance Grant – Early Applicants Need to Reapply & Exhaustion of Credit is Not a Requirement

    The U.S. Small Business Administration (“SBA”) confirmed that certain applicants for its Economic Injury Disaster Loans (“EIDL”) must reapply using a revamped website, which launched earlier this week.

    Click here to read the alert.

  • April 03 2020

    Article: COVID-19 Financial Storm Lashing Settlement Deals

    Amanda Fugazy, the head of our Labor & Employment group, was interviewed by Law360 on renegotiating settlements.  Click here to read the full article.

Posts

  • April 02 2020

    Seanergy Maritime Holdings Corp. announced the closing of its initial public offering in the amount of $6,000,000.  EGS acted as counsel to Maxim Group LLC, the sole book-running manager in the offering.

  • April 02 2020

    Huitao Technology Co., Ltd. announced the closing of their registered direct offering in the amount of $1,500,000.  EGS acted as counsel to Maxim Group LLC, the sole placement agent in the offering.

  • April 01 2020

    Top Ships Inc. closed a registered direct offering of its common stock in the amount of $8,000,000.  EGS acted as counsel to Maxim Group LLC, the sole placement agent for the offering.

  • April 01 2020

    WiMi Hologram Cloud Inc. announced the pricing of its initial public offering and its listing on the Nasdaq Global Market.  EGS acted as counsel to WiMi.

  • March 31 2020

    Client Alert: EGS Obtained Two Additional Cautionary Action Letters – Total of Seven in the Past Year

    On March 26, 2020, EGS’ attorneys obtained non-reportable “cautionary action” letters on behalf of two clients in connection with related FINRA regulatory investigations. The matters involved allegations concerning the solicitation and payment of charitable donations by firm employees over a four year period to a charity related to a firm client.

    Click here to read the alert.

  • March 30 2020

    LM Funding America, Inc., a technology-based specialty finance company, announced that it has entered into a share exchange agreement to combine its business with the asset management businesses of Hanfor (Cayman) Limited, a Cayman company, which is owned by BZ Industrial Limited, a British Virgin Islands company.  EGS acted as counsel to BZ Industrial Limited.

  • March 26 2020

    A Lawyer’s Advice on How to Protect Your Business Now and Into the Future
    Article and Podcast by Mindy Diamond

    It’s impossible not to recognize how the business and personal lives of every one of us have changed—making the ability to gain clarity for today as well as prepare for tomorrow an imperative.  With that in mind, Mindy invited EGS partner David Gehn to be a guest on this episode to share actionable advice on how to protect your business now and post-crisis.

    Click here for the entire article and podcast.

  • March 23 2020

    Client Alert: The Families First Coronavirus Response Act

    Effective April 1, 2020, the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (the “Act”) expands the eligibility and pay requirements of the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) and provides for emergency paid sick leave. These requirements will expire on December 31, 2020.

    Click here to read the alert.

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