PROTECTING SMALL BUSINESS, PROMOTING ENTREPRENEURSHIP

Comments on Rules and Regs

July 17th, 2019 by

The Honorable Steven T. Mnuchin Secretary U.S. Department of the Treasury 1500 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W. Washington, D.C. 20220   Dear Secretary Mnuchin: On behalf of the Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council) – an advocacy, research and education organization with more than 100,000 entrepreneur members and small business supporters nationwide – I am writing […]

June 21st, 2019 by

  Postal Regulatory Commission 901 New York Avenue, NW Suite 200 Washington, D.C. 20268 RE: Docket No. CP2019-155 To the Attention of the Commission: On behalf of our organization’s diverse array of entrepreneurs, small business owners, and state and local business organizations, the Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council) is respectively submitting its views […]

June 17th, 2019 by

Mr. Joseph Barloon General Counsel Office of United States Trade Representative 600 17th Street NW Washington, D.C.  20508   Comments submitted via regulations.gov:   Proposed Modification of Action Pursuant to Section 301: China’s Acts, Policies and Practices Related to Technology Transfer, Intellectual Property and Innovation Docket Number: USTR-2019-0004   Dear Mr. Barloon: On behalf of […]

June 12th, 2019 by

Chairman Neil Chatterjee Federal Energy Regulatory Commission 888 First Street, NE Washington, DC 20426   Commissioner Richard Glick Federal Energy Regulatory Commission 888 First Street, NE Washington, DC 20426   Commissioner Cheryl A. LaFleur Federal Energy Regulatory Commission 888 First Street, NE Washington, DC 20426   Commissioner Bernard L. McNamee Federal Energy Regulatory Commission 888 […]

January 31st, 2019 by

Postal Regulatory Commission 901 New York Avenue, NW Suite 200 Washington, D.C. 20268 RE: Docket No. ACR2018   To the Attention of the Commission: As an advocacy and research organization comprised of small business owners and entrepreneurs, the Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council) expresses its gratitude to the Postal Regulatory Commission for maintaining […]

December 31st, 2018 by

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services U.S. Department of Health and Human Services 7500 Security Blvd. Baltimore, MD 21244-1850 Via Electronic Submission: regulations.gov Re: The Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Proposed Rule – Medicare Programs: International Pricing Index Model for Medicare Part B Drugs (CMS – 5528-ANPRM)   Dear Sir/Madam: The Small Business & […]

October 9th, 2018 by

SBE Council joined 30 business organizations and signed a letter to IRS Commissioner Charles Rettig requesting that the Treasury Department revise relevant guidance to allow taxpayers with deferred §965 tax liabilities to choose how their tax overpayments are applied. As noted by the groups in the letter current guidance is inconsistent with Congressional intent and […]

September 18th, 2018 by

Marlene H. Dortch, Secretary Federal Communications Commission Office of the Secretary 445 12th Street, SW Washington, DC   20554 Via Electronic Submission RE: MB Docket No. 05-311   Dear Secretary Dortch: On behalf of the Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council), I am writing to express our organization’s support for steps the Commission will take […]

July 9th, 2018 by

The Honorable Andrei Iancu Under Secretary of Commerce for Intellectual Property Director of United States Patent and Trademark Office U.S. Patent and Trademark Office 600 Dulaney Street Alexandria, VA  22313 Via electronic mail: PTABNPR2018@uspto.gov    RE:  SBE Council Comments on USPTO’s Proposed Changes to the Claim Construction Standard Used in PTAB Proceedings – DOCKET No. PTO-P-2018-0036 […]

July 2nd, 2018 by

Postal Regulatory Commission 901 New York Avenue, NW Suite 200 Washington, D.C. 20268   RE: Docket No. IM2018-1, 407 Public Comment   Dear Chairman Taub, As an advocacy organization for small business owners and entrepreneurs, the Small Business and Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council) expresses its gratitude to the Commission for maintaining an ongoing dialogue surrounding […]

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