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SBA National Ombudsman to Host Small Business Regulatory Fairness Roundtable in Boston

Advisory Date: 
Monday, June 6, 2016
Advisory Number: 
Norman Eng (617) 565-8510

Boston - small business owners, representatives of local economic development organizations, trade groups and community leaders are invited to join the U.S. Small Business Administration’s National Ombudsman Earl L. Gay to discuss federal regulatory issues impacting small businesses in Boston on Thursday, June 16, at 11:30 a.m.  Regulatory Fairness Board member Juliette Mayers will also be in attendance.

This regulatory fairness roundtable is an opportunity for the small business community to learn how the SBA’s Office of the National Ombudsman can help small businesses save time and money in resolving difficult regulatory compliance and enforcement issues.

Business owners will also have an opportunity to provide real-time input on regulatory enforcement fairness issues affecting their companies, while networking with SBA partners to learn more about local resources and assistance supporting small business success.


WHAT:          Regulatory Fairness Roundtable for Small Business

WHERE:        Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce
                       265 Franklin Street—12th Floor, Massachusetts Room
                       Boston, Massachusetts 02110

WHEN:          Thursday, June 16, 2016, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. EDT


The Boston small business roundtable is free and open to the public.  To register, email or call (617) 328-0953 by Friday, June 10.

Reasonable arrangements for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least one week in advance by emailing Elahe Zahirieh at

For more information about the Office of the National Ombudsman, visit, or call 888-REG-FAIR (888-734-3247).