The Small Business Advocate - December 2009

Vol. 28
No. 10

The following is a newsletter from the Office of Advocacy for December 2009. The key topics discussed in the newsletter are:

Economic News

  • Forum Seeks Solutions To Thaw Frozen Small Business Credit

Regulatory News

  • Department of Labor Hears Small Business Comments at H-2A Visa Roundtable

  • NMFS Issues Final Rule on Georges Bank Fisheries

  • Advocacy Comments on Scientific Basis of Future Catch Limits

  • Last Chance to Nominate Rules for r3 2010 Top Ten

  • EPA Reform of SPCC Rule Relieves Small Business Burdens

  • Panel Examines Federal Broadband Programs

  • DHS Moves Forward on Two Important Aviation Issues

Tax News

  • Roundtable Examines Pension and Retirement Plan Issues

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