May 4, 2020

KENNETH STEELY, FORMER GENERAL COUNSEL OF THE FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS, JOINS MAYNARD COOPER’S GROWING CORRECTIONAL LITIGATION PRACTICE GROUP

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (May 4, 2020) — Kenneth Steely, the former General Counsel of the third-largest state correctional agency in the country, joins Maynard Cooper’s Correctional Litigation Practice Group as Of Counsel. Kenneth will represent state and county correctional agencies and vendors supporting correctional agencies in federal, state, and administrative actions...

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May 5, 2020

Some Expenses May No Longer Be Deductible In Connection With PPP Loans

On April 30, the Internal Revenue Service (“IRS”) released Notice 2020-32 clarifying the IRS’s position with respect to the deductibility of certain expenses paid using loan proceeds received under the CARES Act’s Paycheck Protection Program (“PPP”). The recent IRS Notice confirms that no deductions will be permitted for otherwise deductible...

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May 7, 2020

U.S. Department of Education Releases Interim Reporting Instructions for HEERF Emergency Student Grant Funds

May 7, 2020 Yesterday, the U.S. Department of Education (“Department”) released interim instructions to institutions that received emergency grant funds for students (“Emergency Student Grant Funds”) under the Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund (“HEERF”) of the CARES Act. The Certification and Agreement (“Certification”) that each institution executed as part of...

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