PROTECTING SMALL BUSINESS, PROMOTING ENTREPRENEURSHIP

Comments on Rules and Regs

February 2nd, 2024 by

The Honorable Lina M. Khan Chair Federal Trade Commission 600 Pennsylvania Avenue NW Washington, D.C. 20580 Via email   Dear Chair Khan, As an organization dedicated to promoting entrepreneurship and protecting small business, the Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council) is focused on ensuring that the federal regulatory process is fair, transparent and inclusive […]

January 25th, 2024 by

Via Electronic Submission Laurie E. Locascio National Institute of Standards and Technology 100 Bureau Drive Gaithersburg, MD 20899 Comments to the National Institutes of Standards and Technology Re: RFI Regarding the Draft Interagency Guidance Framework for Considering the Exercise of March-in Rights (Doc #230831-0207)   Dear Director Locascio, On behalf of the Small Business & […]

January 17th, 2024 by

The Honorable Kathi Vidal Director United States Patent and Trademark Office P.O. Box 1450 Alexandria, VA, 22313-1450   Docket No. PTO-C-2023-0019: Request for Information Related to WIPO IGC Negotiations on Genetic Resources and Associated Traditional Knowledge, 88 Fed. Reg. 13003 (Oct. 24, 2023)   Dear Director Vidal, The Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council) […]

January 16th, 2024 by

The Honorable Jerome Powell Chairman Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System 20th Street and Constitution Ave. NW Washington, DC 20551   The Honorable Michael Hsu Comptroller Office of the Comptroller of the Currency 400 7th Street SW, Suite 3E-218 Washington, DC 20219   The Honorable Martin Gruenberg Chair Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 550 […]

December 14th, 2023 by

Comments before the Federal Communications Commission Washington, D.C. 20554   In the matter of: Safeguarding and Securing the Open Internet WC Docket No. 23–320   Comments of the Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council December 14, 2023   The Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council) is pleased to submit comments on the Notice of Proposed […]

December 4th, 2023 by

Amy Kopleton Broker-Dealer Market / Regulatory Policy and Review Project Group Chair North American Securities Administrators Association   Stephen Bouchard Broker-Dealer Section Chair North American Securities Administrators Association Re: Proposed Revisions to NASAA’s Dishonest or Unethical Business Practices of Broker-Dealers and Agents Model Rule   Sent via electronic email to NASAAComments@nasaa.org CC: kopletona@dca.njoag.gov; stephen.bouchard@dc.gov;   […]

October 30th, 2023 by

VIA ELECTRONIC SUBMISSION Douglas W. O’Donnell Deputy Commissioner for Services and Enforcement U.S. Department of the Treasury Internal Revenue Service 1111 Constitution Ave. NW Washington, DC 20224 Re: Comments of Construction Industry Coalition to the Treasury Department and Internal Revenue Service on Reg-100908-23, Increased Credit or Deduction Amounts for Satisfying Certain Prevailing Wage and Registered […]

October 23rd, 2023 by

The Honorable Gina Raimondo Secretary of Commerce U.S. Department of Commerce 1401 Constitution Avenue NW Washington, DC 20230 Dear Secretary Raimondo: We, the undersigned advocates for responsible government, write to express our concern with the Biden Administration’s blatant disregard for Congressional intent in its attempts to impose price controls on broadband Internet access service. These […]

September 25th, 2023 by

Jessica Looman Principal Deputy Administrator Wage and Hour Division Department of Labor Room S-3502 200 Constitution Avenue, N.W. Washington, DC 20210 RE: Extension Request for Notice of Proposed Rulemaking, “Defining and Delimiting the Exemptions for Executive, Administrative, Professional, Outside Sales, and Computer Employees” (RIN 1235-AA39) Dear Principal Deputy Administrator Looman: The Partnership to Protect Workplace […]

September 18th, 2023 by

RE: Comments to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and Department of Justice (DOJ) on Draft Merger Guidelines – FTC-2023-0043 The Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council) is pleased to provide comments to the FTC and DOJ on the Draft Merger guidelines. SBE Council is an advocacy, research and education organization dedicated to protecting small […]

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