The Small Business Advocate – June 2011

Rebecca Krafft

The June issue of The Small Business Advocate reports on federal agencies’ regulatory review plans and Chief Counsel Sargeant’s listening tour of Maine businesses. Other regulatory developments and new research on veterans are covered as well.

In This Issue

Message from the Chief Counsel

• Maine Manufacturing Summit and Listening Tour

Regulatory News

• Thirty Agencies Publish Regulatory Review Plans
• OSHA Reopens Comment on MSD Proposal 
• Advocacy Participates in ABA Section’s National Institute
• Assistant Chief Counsels Keynote Industry Events
• Advocacy Holds Science Roundtable

Regional Updates

• Lehigh Valley Roundtable
• Vermont Chamber of Commerce Expo

Research Notes

• Smalls Shipping and Handling Exports
• Vets Are More Entrepreneurial than Average