October 2020
Campolo Wraps Up Business Unusual Weekly Recovery Webinar for 2020 with Inspirational Video Montage
2020 Season Featured 22 Episodes with Esteemed Guests Across Long Island
This spring, Joe Campolo and Peter Klein launched a weekly webinar to help lead the business community through the pandemic by sharing insight with industry experts, nonprofit leaders, elected officials, and business owners about how to move forward most productively. Check out this uplifting video featuring highlights from Business Unusual's 2020 season. Thank you to all our guests and viewers for an unforgettable and positive experience!
SBA Offers Guidance on PPP Loan Procedures in M&A
By Vincent Costa, Esq.
If you received PPP funds and are now contemplating a change of ownership for your business, you may need consent from your lender and even the SBA under certain circumstances. Read on to learn what qualifies as a “change of ownership” and what to be aware of before moving forward with the sale.

"Pink Tax" Ban Takes Effect in New York
By Christine Malafi, Esq.
Business owners: to avoid civil penalties, be sure to review your pricing model on goods and services to confirm you’re adhering to recently passed legislation. As of September 30, 2020, New York State has banned the “pink tax,” a reform passed as part of the 2021 New York State Budget.

Looking forward to a better 2021 for you and your business? Business owners and executives must go “back to basics” to effectively refresh and rebuild. Join business leader Joe Campolo for 3 complimentary virtual sessions to help you take stock and move forward productively in 2021 and beyond. Special guest Donna Sirianni, Founder of Moving Forward Seminars, Inc., will bring a high-energy, interactive component to each session, enabling attendees to put these lessons into practice immediately.
Employers: even if you provided sexual harassment prevention training and/or adopted a sexual harassment prevention policy last year, it must be updated in 2020. Read here to learn more and contact us at (631) 738-9100 to help bring your business into compliance.