MM&M has announced the 2020 Hall of Femme and Women to Watch honorees. Eighteen women will be inducted into the Hall of Femme at a dinner on June 2. On June 3, MM&M will host the Hall of Femme Collective, a morning of content geared towards junior to mid-level executives. (MM&M)

Today is the deadline to submit campaigns for MM&M Madness: The Social Media Bracket. We’re asking readers to submit their best social media campaigns of 2019 to compete in our MM&M Madness bracket. The deadline to submit is Monday, March 16 at 12 pm ET. (MM&M)

President Trump has declared a national state of emergency due to the coronavirus. The emergency declaration opens up access to up to $50 billion in funds for states and localities in the fight against the coronavirus. (Reuters)

Bayer has agreed to draft settlement on Roundup lawsuits. The settlement would end lawsuits from tens of thousands of plaintiffs alleging that Bayer’s Roundup weedkiller causes cancer. (Reuters)

Hospitals are bracing for strain as COVID-19 cases rise. Hospitals are taking measures like setting up triage tents, calling doctors out of retirement, guarding supplies of face masks and canceling elective surgery to prepare for a surge of COVID-19 patients. (Associated Press)