Dunnington Client Alert: Summary of the June 20, 2020 Presidential Proclamation Suspending Entry of Immigrants and Nonimmigrants Who Present Risk to the U.S. Labor Market During the Economic Recovery Following the 2019 Novel Coronavirus Outbreak

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Nicola Tegoni, Partner

June 26, 2020

On June 20, 2020, President Trump pursuant to Immigration and Nationality Act (“INA”) sections 212(f) and 215(a) and 3 U.S.C. section 301 issued a Proclamation that suspends the entry of foreign nationals on certain employment-based nonimmigrant visas into the United States.

This Proclamation extends, effective immediately, Presidential Proclamation 10014 issued on April 22, 2020 which suspended the entry of certain immigrants into the United States. Read More

Dunnington Client Alert: Five Essential Questions for Foreign Entities with U.S. Business Operations in Light of COVID-19

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Donna Frosco, Partner

May 20, 2020

Multinational and foreign business and non-profit entities conducting business in the United States may find the layers of regulations inherent in the United States’ federal/state/local regulatory scheme rather complex in “normal” times.  For that reason, Dunnington created a “Doing Business in the United States” brochure which you can find here.

However, during the COVID-19 pandemic, things have become even more complicated. To help foreign entities with U.S. operations identify issues states-side business units may face in these unprecedented times, we offer the following questions for consideration and provide information, examples and resources which may be helpful in assessing your particular circumstances. Read More

Intellectual Property and COVID-19: U.S. Trademark Office and U.S. Copyright Office Extend Deadlines

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Intellectual Property and COVID-19:

U.S. Trademark Office and U.S. Copyright Office Extend Deadlines

The United States Patent & Trademark Office has extended certain filing deadlines for those impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Previously, the Trademark Office had waived certain late fees (see DUNNINGTON’s previous post here).

Citing Authority granted by the CARES Act on March 27, 2020, due dates for most filings with deadlines between March 27, 2020 and April 30, 2020 now have been extended by 30 days, provided that they are accompanied by mandatory statements of COVID-19 impact. Read More

Annuncio riguardante l’emergenza COVID-19

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25 Marzo, 2020

Gentili clienti, Cari colleghi,

la presente nota è un breve annuncio riguardante il nuovo Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Dunnington, Bartholow & Miller LLP è decisa a salvaguardare la salute, la sicurezza, e il benessere del suo personale, garantendo, allo stesso tempo, servizio legale di qualità senza nessuna interruzione dell’attività.

Abbiamo sviluppato dei programmi di lavoro a distanza che ci permettono di offrire i nostri servizi in maniera continuata pur lavorando in remoto. I nostri avvocati e il nostro team continueranno a dedicare la stessa attenzione alle necessità legali e strategiche della nostra clientela, nella assistenza riguardante sia casi preesistenti che nuovi casi che dovessero sorgere in futuro.

I nostri pensieri si rivolgono a coloro i quali sono stati più colpiti dal COVID-19.  Vi auguriamo di rimanere in salute e in sicurezza in questo momento difficile.

Non esitate a contattarci per qualsivoglia dubbio dovesse sorgere con l’evolversi della situazione.