Cheers to SB148: Alcohol-to-Go Made Permanent in Florida


  • May 13, 2021
  • /   Tara Tedrow, Jackie Bozzuto & Ty Pryor
  • /   Coronavirus (COVID-19) Task Force,Coronavirus COVID-19 Task Force,Articles,Cannabis & Controlled Substances,Hospitality & Leisure,Hotels & Resorts,Restaurant Services
bartender making cocktails
Want a margarita with your Mexican dinner to-go? Then you’re in luck. What started out as a COVID-era ease on businesses was signed into law today.

Restaurant Revitalization Fund Applications Open on Monday, May 3, 2021


  • April 27, 2021
  • /   Jacqueline Bozzuto & Alyson C. Hoffman
  • /   Coronavirus (COVID-19) Task Force,Coronavirus COVID-19 Task Force,Hospitality & Leisure,Hotels & Resorts,Restaurant Services
outdoor restaurant
The Restaurant Revitalization Fund (RRF) application portal will open for registrations on Friday, April 30, 2021 at 9 a.m. EST. Applications will open on Monday, May 3, 2021 at 12:00 p.m. EST.

SBA Partners with POS Providers to Help Restaurants Apply for RRF Grants


  • April 22, 2021
  • /   Jacqueline Bozzuto & Alyson C. Hoffman
  • /   Coronavirus (COVID-19) Task Force,Coronavirus COVID-19 Task Force,Articles,Hospitality & Leisure,Restaurant Services,Hotels & Resorts
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The Small Business Association (SBA) announced earlier today that Clover, NCR Corporation, Square and Toast will be among the official first round of technology partners for the RRF grant application.

SBA Announces New Application Details and Guidelines for the $28.6-billion Restaurant Revitalization Fund


  • April 20, 2021
  • /   Jacqueline Bozzuto & Alyson C. Hoffman
  • /   Articles,Hotels & Resorts,Restaurant Services,Hospitality & Leisure,Coronavirus (COVID-19) Task Force,Coronavirus COVID-19 Task Force
empty restaurant
On Saturday, April 17, 2021, the Small Business Administration (SBA) provided an update for the Restaurant Revitalization Fund (RRF) grant application. Although there is no official launch date for the application...

Restaurant Revitalization Fund Provides Hope to the Food and Beverage Industry—But Applicants Will Need to Act Fast


  • March 23, 2021
  • /   Jacqueline Bozzuto & Alyson C. Hoffman
  • /   Restaurant Services,Hospitality & Leisure,Coronavirus (COVID-19) Task Force,Coronavirus COVID-19 Task Force,Featured
inside of an empty restaurant
When the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (H.R. 1319, the “ARP”) became public law on March 11, 2021, it was the first time since the COVID-19 pandemic began that relief for the restaurant industry was specifically addressed.

Mark Heimendinger Talks to Orlando Business Journal about Restaurant Revitalization Fund


  • March 23, 2021
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  • /   Coronavirus COVID-19 Task Force,Restaurant Services,Hospitality & Leisure,Banking & Finance,News
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Shareholder Mark Heimendinger spoke to Orlando Business Journal about who's eligible to apply for RRF grants.

Jackie Bozzuto, Mark Heimendinger, Ferran Arimon Presenters for CFHLA Webinar on PPP2 Loans


  • January 14, 2021
  • /   
  • /   Coronavirus COVID-19 Task Force,Hospitality & Leisure,Hotels & Resorts,Restaurant Services,Events and Presentations,Events & Presentations
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Three Lowndes attorneys discussed the Second Round of PPP Loans Program during a Central Florida Hotel & Lodging Association webinar.

Jackie Bozzuto, Mark Heimendinger, Ferran Arimon Presenters for CFHLA Webinar on PPP Loan Forgiveness


  • July 17, 2020
  • /   
  • /   Coronavirus COVID-19 Task Force,Hospitality & Leisure,Hotels & Resorts,Restaurant Services,Events and Presentations,Events & Presentations
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Three Lowndes attorneys discussed updates to the Paycheck Protection Program during a Central Florida Hotel & Lodging Association webinar.

Jackie Bozzuto, Mark Heimendinger, Ferran Arimon Presenters for CFHLA Webinar


  • April 28, 2020
  • /   
  • /   Coronavirus COVID-19 Task Force,Hospitality & Leisure,Hotels & Resorts,Restaurant Services,Events and Presentations,Events & Presentations
microphone
Three Lowndes attorneys discussed the Paycheck Protection Program during a Central Florida Hotel & Lodging Association webinar.

Proposed Guidelines for Reopening of Restaurants, Bars and Hotels


  • April 27, 2020
  • /   Jacqueline Bozzuto
  • /   Articles,Coronavirus COVID-19 Task Force,Hospitality & Leisure,Restaurant Services
restaurant interior
Governor Ron DeSantis convened a task force to develop recommendations for maintaining safe and sanitary guest and employee environments.