Regulatory Fairness Hearing on Food Import and etc. 7/31 –Thursday 8:30 AM – 1:30 PM Cupertino, CA National SBA Ombudsman Brian Castro, will convene a regional hearing to hear testimony from small business owners, representatives of trade associations, and other members of the small business community regarding federal regulations and enforcement and compliance actions impacting America’s small businesses. RSVPs should be made to Yvonne Lee, SBA Regional Advocate at (415) 744-8493 or by email at email@example.com by July 24, 2014. Those wishing to testify must register and provide written statements in advance. Anyone desiring confidentiality may request that his or her name not be released and may submit written testimony in lieu of a public appearance at the hearing. Those wishing to put testimony on the record on a confidential basis may do so by offering it in writing in advance. All SBA programs are extended to the public on a nondiscriminatory basis. Reasonable arrangements for persons with disabilities will be made, if requested at least 2 weeks in advance. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 202-205-6178.