A Message from the CEO
Leadership Live - 7.3.20
“The spread of the coronavirus is showing us that what we share is much more powerful than what keeps us apart, for better or for worse. All people are inescapably interconnected, and the more we can come together to solve our problems, the better off we will all be.”
— Scott Kelly, retired NASA astronaut who spent nearly a year on the International Space Station. (Source: New York Times)
Take Action! Business Interruption Insurance Legislation
At least seven states are working to mandate insurance companies cover certain claims under commercial business interruption insurance policies. We need your voice to expand that reach. Write your state legislators and governors now!
Congress Makes Major Changes to PPP Loans
The PPP Flexibility Act makes several important changes to the Paycheck Protection Program (“PPP”) loans, including some that overrule SBA’s interpretation.
Webinar: What is fcB2B and why is it important to your business? - July 15, 2pm EST
Join Lewis Davis, Senior Director of Technology & Research, and several industry manufacturers for the first fcB2B educational webinar. Not sure what fcB2B is, then be sure to participate in this webinar to learn how it can help you be more productive and your business more successful. Topics include: learn what fcB2B is and what it’s not, how it helps the retailer and suppliers, and what part your sales representatives play. There will be a Q & A session as well.
Combating Covid-19 Webinar Series Archives
With each day there is new development occurring with the Covid-19 crisis. As our member it is important that we continue bringing you the latest news on how it is impacting your business and what you need to do during this time. In these webinars, we decipher legislation and respond to your frequently asked questions. Check here to register for upcoming sessions as well as to view archived webinars and download materials shared in the presentations.
Questions and Answers about the Impact of Covid-19 on Your Business
We have gathered member questions answered by our general counsel, Jeff King, working with Lobbyit as well as FAQs on Business insurance to create this resource. This page will continue to grow. Please check back often.
Resources and Useful Links for the Coronavirus Response
We have gathered the considerable library of resources we have amassed in one location. Here you will find all the compiled articles on helping you to understand the impact of past, present, and upcoming legislation on your business, tips on how to navigate your business insurance, member business tools and resources, and numerous federal, state, and industry resources.