Here is some important information for businesses regarding coronavirus:
Louisiana Workforce Commission information for workers in Louisiana:
Louisiana Economic Development
From the U.S. Small Business Administration efforts to offer designated states and territories low-interest federal disaster
loans for working capital to small businesses suffering substantial economic injury as a result of the Coronavirus (COVID-19):
Gov John Bel Edwards has submitted Louisiana’s SBA application package to the Federal authorities. SBA will soon issue under its own authority, as provided by the Coronavirus Preparedness and Response Supplemental Appropriations Act that was recently signed by the President, an Economic Injury Disaster Loan declaration authority for Louisiana.
The attached provides the details regarding the loan fund and loan applications. (SBA Disaster Assistance Resources for Businesses)
When there is a declaration announced for our state, it will be listed on the website at this location:
From LABI regarding coronavirus,
1. We are releasing additional guidance and resources for employers, which you can FORWARD FROM OUR WEBSITE
How coronavirus is affecting your business.
2. We are promoting the #giftcardchallenge to help with immediate cash flow for local restaurants who are particularly hard hit with the Governor’s announcement today. Feel free to FORWARD THIS VIDEO.
3. We are also polling employers as to the impact on their operations. Please FORWARD THIS ONE-QUESTION SURVEY