Notice: Paycheck Protection Program has reopened
Small Business Administration
The Paycheck Protection Program resumed accepting applications July 6, 2020, at 9:00 AM EDT in response to President signing the program's extension legislation. The new deadline to apply for a Paycheck Protection Program loan is August 8, 2020.
SCOTUS Rejects Review Of Salary History Defense To Pay Equity Claims
The U.S. Supreme Court declined to weigh in on the question of whether employers can use prior salary history as a defense in equal pay claims, leaving an open question around the country about whether such a justification is a viable option.
AHLA Launches Training Course for Safe Stay Guidelines
To further expand the hotel industry's
Safe Stay initiative
, the American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA) today announced "COVID-19 Precautions for Hotels," an online course developed in partnership with the American Hotel & Lodging Educational Institute (AHLEI) and created to help hotels train their staffs on the enhanced safety and cleanliness guidelines.
STR: U.S. Hotel Occupancy Declines After 11 Consecutive Weeks of Gains
U.S. hotel performance data for the week of June 28 through July 4, 2020, showed a slight decline in occupancy from the
, according to STR.