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Commentary and analysis from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.

Above the FoldJun 05, 2020 - 4:45pm
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Coronavirus Live Blog

The latest news and updates related to the coronavirus pandemic, tailored specifically for the business community.

ArticleJun 05, 2020 - 12:48pm

Trial Lawyers Take a Swing at Tiger Woods

What’s worse than a triple bogey? We’ve got another ridiculous lawsuit. A Florida man claims that Tiger Woods and his caddy “unnecessarily” and “harmfully” shoved him out of the way while he was taking a selfie of the golf star at the thirteenth hole of a golf tournament.

Above the FoldJun 04, 2020 - 10:45am
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Poll Shows Most Small Businesses at Least Partially Open Amid COVID-19 Recovery

The latest Small Business Coronavirus Impact poll indicates guarded optimism among American entrepreneurs.

Above the FoldJun 04, 2020 - 9:00am
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Unemployment Claims Amid Coronavirus: A State-by-State Analysis

Millions of American workers have filed unemployment claims in recent weeks. This map shows how quickly claims have increased in each state.

ArticleJun 03, 2020 - 11:45am

June 3rd OSD A&S COVID Conference Call Notes:

June 3rd OSD A&S COVID Conference Call with Notes:  OSD A&S: 

ArticleJun 01, 2020 - 4:45pm
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Colorado Drops Expansive Joint Employer Definition

The Colorado Department of Labor and Employment (CDLE) on May 25 finalized

ArticleJun 01, 2020 - 3:09pm

Louisiana, The Lawsuit Paradise Series

COMING SOON | Faces of Lawsuit Abuse presents “Louisiana, The Lawsuit Paradise”, a multi-part series on how the business of suing threatens to swallow the state’s economy. #LawsuitParadise

Above the FoldJun 01, 2020 - 1:30pm
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PPP Funds Reach Self-Employed, Small Businesses with Help of FinTech Lenders

The moment Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) applications were open for the self-employed and sole proprietor small businesses, Krystal Douglas, owner of Music City Sewing in Nashville, had her paperwork ready. Before the COVID-19 cri

Above the FoldJun 01, 2020 - 10:15am
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Why Intellectual Property Protection Matters in the Time of Coronavirus

Strong intellectual property protections will be important as private industry and government work together to find a cure for COVID-19.