Should immigrants be eligible for COVID housing assistance funds? RLG Immigration Chair Darius Amiri comments

By Jessica Boehm | AZ Central Immigrant rights activists held a rally in downtown Phoenix on Monday to encourage the Phoenix City Council to provide a COVID-19 relief fund for undocumented Arizonans. Activists say that while Phoenix and other government entities have doled out relief funds for residents, small businesses and large corporations, they’ve “left the undocumented community to fall through …

Here’s what small business owners want from the next GOP Covid-19 bill; RLG attorney Dan Gauthier comments

Darla Mercado | CNBC Details of  Senate Republicans’ version of a coronavirus aid bill are starting to emerge. Accountants question whether it will provide enough relief to small businesses. GOP lawmakers expect to release their aid bill next week. The proposal is expected to call for another round of stimulus checks and an extension of the enhanced federal unemployment payments – …

U.S. immigration officials spread coronavirus with detainee transfers

Mica Rosenberg, Kristina Cooke, Reade Levinson | Reuters NEW YORK/LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Public health specialists have for months warned the U.S. government that shuffling detainees among immigration detention centers will expose people to COVID-19 and help spread the disease. U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) has continued the practice, saying it is taking all necessary precautions. It turns out the health …

AESD first public district to be HealthyVerify certified

By Erin Brassey | West Valley View Avondale Elementary School District became the first public district in the state to receive the HealthyVerify certification. The district also discussed reopening plans at a governing board meeting July 7. According to the board presentation, the district plans to offer a choice of in-person or online schooling, with new health and safety protocols including …

HealthyVerify helps Gompers navigate COVID-19 for nonprofit staff, members with developmental disabilities

(Disclosure: Rose Law Group represents HealthyVerify Certification.) By Mike Sunnucks | Rose Law Group Reporter Mark Jacoby, president and CEO of Gompers, said every time his nonprofit group came up with some answers on when and how to reopen its services to those with development disabilities more COVID-19 questions would arise.  “What happened was for every answer we came up …

Blackbourn and Coughlin team with HealthyVerify for ‘next level’ health safety at Everest properties

(Disclosure: RLG represents HealthyVerify Certification.) By Mike Sunnucks | Rose Law Group Reporter When the COVID-19 pandemic started Joe Blackbourn and Tom Coughlin started following commercial real estate industry best practices for the office parks and properties they own in metro Phoenix. Coughlin said that included following COVID guidelines set out by national groups such as the Urban Land Institute, …

Jewish Family and Children’s Services touts HealthyVerify Certification

(Disclosure: RLG represents HealthyVerify.) By Shannon Levitt | Jewish News AZ Arizona’s COVID-19 infection rate is among the highest in the United States, and companies large to small are searching for strategies to offer as much safety and peace of mind as they can to their clients. For health care facilities, like those run by Jewish Family & Children’s Service …

HealthyVerify helps Jewish Family and Children’s Services develop best practice to curb COVID

(Disclosure: RLG represents HealthyVerify Certification.) By Mike Sunnucks | Rose Law Group Reporter When Lorrie Henderson, president and CEO of Jewish Family and Children’s Services, was looking for ways to keep staff and clients safe and build confidence on the safety of their health in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic he turned to HealthyVerify Certification for help. HealthyVerify is the country’s …

HomeAid Phoenix Housing Market Outlook, August 14th!

You’re invited to a Zoom discussion on August 14th at 8am, featuring: Jordan Rose, Founder & President, Rose Law Group Brad Schoenberg, Div. President, Taylor Morrison Elliott Pollack, CEO, Elliott D. Pollack & Co. Ali Wolf, Chief Economist, Meyers Research. They will talk latest market intel, evolving dynamics, and near-term outlook for the Valley’s housing market! Register here to reserve your spot! More info …