Is there life after the Payroll Protection Program for troubled small businesses?

Is there life after the Payroll Protection Program for troubled small businesses?

Many small businesses obtained help from the federal government during the COVID-19 pandemic by applying for and receiving a Payroll Protection Loan from the Small Business Administration Payroll Protection Program (PPP) that was designed to provide payroll support for employers. The program moved employees off state unemployment programs and enabled employers to bring them back to work after receiving a forgivable loan to support payroll and certain overhead expenses.  The program was successful allowing many employers to bring back their employees, but the money only covers eight weeks of payroll.  What happens if a business is still unable to reopen fully and recover sufficient cash flow to support the business?

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So You Want To Advertise On Twitter

So you want to advertise on Twitter.

So you want to advertise on Twitter but you have a limited number of characters.  Surely you do not have to worry about traditional advertising disclosures do you?

According to FTC Guidelines social media ads may not be deceptive or misleading.

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC), the federal agency that regulates advertising disclosures, has weighed in on the issue of social media advertising by announcing last week that it had updated the so-called “DotCom Disclosures” Guidance released in 2000. The new guidance points out that advertisers using space-constrained ads, such as on some social media platforms, must still provide disclosures necessary to prevent an ad from being deceptive. Advertisers cannot make the required disclosures through pop-ups, because they are often blocked according to the Guidelines.
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Non Disclosure Agreements

Some of the most important business assets you own maybe your methods and procedures.

Among the most important characteristics that make up your business may be intangible things like methods and tactics that contribute to your success or intellectual property in the developmental stages that may not be ready for copyright or trademark protection.  So how do you protect these important things if you decide to discuss your business with a potential partner or interested buyer?
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