DOL Agencies to Hold Regulatory Web Chats

Seven DOL agencies, including EBSA, will discuss regulatory agendas the week of July 11

More On Legal & Compliance

from The Advisor's Professional Library
  • Recent Changes in the Regulatory Landscape 2011 marked a major shift in the regulatory environment, as the SEC adopted rules for implementing the Dodd-Frank Act.  Many changes to Investment Advisers Act were authorized by Title IV of the Dodd-Frank Act.  
  • Best Practices for Working with Senior Investors Securities examiners deal harshly with RIAs that do not fulfill their fiduciary obligations toward senior investors, as the SEC and state securities regulators view older investors as particularly vulnerable and in need of protection.

Officials representing seven of the U.S. Department of Labor’s agencies—including the Employee Benefits Security Administration (EBSA)--will host live Web chats during the week of July 11 to discuss their respective regulatory agendas. These events will be open to the public

DOL’s collective regulatory agenda was made available on July 7 in the Federal Register.

To participate in the Web chats visit http://www.dol.gov/regulations/.

The various agencies’ web chat dates and times are as follows:

Monday, July 11

Office of Labor-Management Standards, 1–2 p.m. EDT

Occupational Safety and Health Administration, 2:30–3:30 p.m. EDT

Tuesday, July 12

Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs, 1–2 p.m. EDT

Wednesday, July 13

Wage and Hour Division, 1–2 p.m. EDT

Thursday, July 14

Mine Safety and Health Administration, Noon–1 p.m. EDT

Employment and Training Administration, 1:30–2:30 p.m. EDT

Friday, July 15

Employee Benefits Security Administration, 2–3 p.m. EDT

Reprints Discuss this story
This is where the comments go.