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Client Alert: Colleges and Universities: What to Know When You Accept and Distribute CARES Act Emergency COVID-19 Funds

Colleges and universities adapting to COVID-19 will soon receive billions of dollars authorized by Congress through the CARES Act.  Attendant with that funding will come legal obligations that colleges and universities must carefully understand and obey.  Below, we discuss those obligations as well as best practices for colleges and universities to avoid missteps—to ensure that the aid serves its purpose of facilitating schools’ educational mission without raising unforeseen problems.   

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