Christmas covid 2020

I’ll Be Home for Christmas…After my Mandatory 14-Day Quarantine

December 15, 2020 | FOCUS

By FOCUS, a Leonine Business With each passing holiday of 2020, we continue to acknowledge that this year has reshaped and reconfigured how we celebrate occasions that are historically spent with family around a Christmas tree or Thanksgiving turkey. A year ago, if someone had told me to buy stock in Zoom or other video […]

Remote Worker Taxation

Remote Worker Taxation: The Tale of Competing State Financial Gain

November 9, 2020 | FOCUS

By FOCUS, a Leonine Business Working remotely from the comfort of home, possibly in pajamas, has become a reality for many Americans who continue to struggle with the continued effects of the coronavirus. For some, the commute across state borders for their employment has turned into a commute from the bedroom to the home office, […]

2020 Vermont Legislative Session Timeline

October 9, 2020 | Government Affairs

Part 1 – Pre-COVID 19 – January and February 2020 The Vermont Legislature convenes in early January.  Lieutenant Governor David Zuckerman announces he will challenge Governor Phil Scott for the state’s highest office. This announcement puts the focus on the election as Senate President Pro Tem Tim Ashe and Senator Debbie Ingram announce they will […]

Cannabis Slows in 2020, but Outlook Remains Bright

October 6, 2020 | FOCUS

By FOCUS, a Leonine Business Cannabis legislation was looking to have another banner year in 2020 – during this legislative session alone, at least 1,400 cannabis-related bills were introduced, with nearly 300 of these bills taking effect. However, in March the nation was swept up by the COVID-19 crisis, causing nearly everything, including state legislatures, […]

Aerospace Rocket Launch

Public-Private Partnerships Fuel Aerospace Industry Growth

September 23, 2020 | FOCUS

Within the past few decades, the commercial aerospace industry has expanded rapidly across the country. New companies have seen astronomical growth by developing new technology and capabilities in aviation, satellite development, avionics, engineering, rocketry and more. Not only is the industry growing at warp speed, but the communities that provide a home base for these […]