Corporate Finance

Business owners are in a tough position during the COVID-19 pandemic. They must look to their bottom line at a time when little revenue is being generated, while at the same time take into consideration what’s best for the health and safety of their employees and customers alike. To help, the “COVID-19: Relief Options and Your Business” webinar that first aired on April 8, 2020, is now available on demand. It features Dickinson Law Business & Real Estate…
As of today, April 8, 2020, it is legal to grow, possess, buy or sell hemp in Iowa. This includes hemp-derived CBD products which comply with federal law. Federal law still prohibits the use of CBD in food and drug products under the Food, Drug & Cosmetic Act. In order to comply with the FD&C Act, CBD products may not be marketed as therapeutic and may not be sold in food products. If a…
Farmer sentiment plummeted in March as a result of the global COVID-19 pandemic. The 47 point drop from February to March was the sharpest one-month decline seen since the Ag Economy Barometer began tracking farmer sentiment in 2015. Farmers cited the impact of the coronavirus crisis on profitability for 2020 and farmland values as reasons for their concern. Low prices for corn and soybeans are also impacted by the glut of oil resulting from…