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March 31, 2020
Business Tools & Resources COVID-19 Updates
Zions Bank Paycheck Protection Program

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March 31, 2020
COVID-19 Updates Economic Developments State News
Salt Lake Chamber: CARES Act

Dear Chamber Member, The Utah Economic Response Task Force is committed to maximizing the number of Utah businesses and individuals benefitting from the many Federal programs and resources that currently exist and those that will exist soon with the signing of the CARES Act. Please review this material so that you can see the many federal programs and […]

March 30, 2020
COVID-19 Updates Events
Navigating COVID-19: How to Save Your Business

Dear Chamber Member:   The Salt Lake Chamber has partnered with the David Eccles School of Business at the University of Utah to offer Chamber members access to “Navigating COVID-19: How to Save Your Business with Mike Leavitt” on April 3, 2020. The forum will provide clear and actionable direction to help local businesses navigate […]

March 30, 2020
COVID-19 Updates Federal News HHS/FDA & Other Regulatory
CISA: Advisory Memorandum on Identification of Essential Critical Infrastructure Workers During COVID-19 Response

“As the Nation comes together to slow the spread of COVID-19, on March 16th the President issued updated Coronavirus Guidance for America that highlighted the importance of the critical infrastructure workforce. The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) executes the Secretary of Homeland Security’s authorities to secure critical infrastructure. Consistent with these authorities, CISA has […]

March 30, 2020
COVID-19 Updates
Public Health Order in and for Salt Lake County

“On January 29, 2020, the Utah Department of Health (“UDOH”) activated a Department Operations Center to respond to the evolving COVID-19 global pandemic, recognizing COVID- 19 as a threat to the health and safety of the residents of the State of Utah (“Utah”). On March 6, 2020, Salt Lake County Mayor Jennifer Wilson recognized the […]

March 30, 2020
Call to Action COVID-19 Updates Economic Developments State News
SLCo Issues Public Health Order: “Salt Lake County: Stay Safe. Stay Home.”

Press release from the Salt Lake County Health Department: Mandatory order emphasizes the importance of staying safe at home, closes some businesses and requires other businesses to more stringently follow social distancing recommendations (SALT LAKE COUNTY)—Today, Mayor Jenny Wilson and Salt Lake County Health Department issued a new public health order to enact further protections […]

March 27, 2020
COVID-19 Updates State News
GOED & the State of Utah Announce Loan Program for Small Businesses

The Governor’s Office of Economic Development on behalf of the State of Utah has announced the implementation of a loan program for small businesses.  Loan applications will be taken starting Tuesday, March 31st.  The first round of applications will be closed on April 3, 2020.  Information about the program will be available on the state’s https://coronavirus.utah.gov website. […]

March 27, 2020
COVID-19 Updates Events
Virtual Webinar: Staying Financially Stable & HR Compliant During COVID-19 From Stratus.hr and Now CFO

In a time of crisis, it can be hard to keep your business afloat. Learn what government aid options are available to business owners, and how to navigate through COVID-19 while staying compliant and keeping employee morale up.   Register  

March 27, 2020
Feature Federal News
House Sends $2.2 Trillion Coronavirus Relief Bill to President’s Desk

Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 758, the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act – or CARES Act – sending the legislation to the President’s desk for signature. The House action follows unanimous Senate passage of the legislation on March 25. President Trump has said he would sign the bill immediately. The […]

March 26, 2020
COVID-19 Updates HHS/FDA & Other Regulatory
CMS Adult Elective Surgery and Procedures Recommendations:

Limit all non-essential planned surgeries and procedures, including dental, until further notice “To aggressively address COVID-19, CMS recognizes that conservation of critical resources such as ventilators and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is essential, as well as limiting exposure of patients and staff to the SARS-CoV-2 virus. See below guidance to limit non-essential adult elective surgery […]

March 26, 2020
COVID-19 Updates
SINTX TECHNOLOGIES FILES PATENT RELATED TO ANTIPATHOGENIC COMPOSITIONS AND METHODS

SALT LAKE CITY, UT, March 23, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — SINTX Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: SINT) (“SINTX” or the “Company”), an original equipment manufacturer (OEM) ceramics company focused on silicon nitride applications, today announced that US and international patent applications were published on March 12, 2020 in which certain claims made in the applications address the […]

March 26, 2020
Business Tools & Resources COVID-19 Updates HHS/FDA & Other Regulatory
FDA: Letter to the Industry on COVID-19

The FDA has written a letter addressed to medical device establishments in order to address the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on day-to-day operations in the FDA’s Center for Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH) and in the medical device industry.   Read the Letter