FYI


The SEC and state regulators launch the Investment Adviser Public Disclosure Web site, which offers investors free access to registration documents from more than 9,000 investment advisers. ( www.adviserinfo.sec.gov )

To better assist those representing clients in the Social Security Administration’s hearings and appeals process, SSA introduces a Web site with information including fee petitions, a model fee agreement, standards of conduct, official forms and links to SSA regulations and manuals. ( www.ssa.gov/representation )

The Federal Accounting Standards Advisory Board sets up a new Web site ( www.fasab.gov ) containing its accounting and auditing policy committee’s documents.

SEC Commissioner Laura S. Unger says she will leave the agency after nearly four years there, including a six-month stint as acting chairman while the Bush administration sought a successor to Arthur Levitt. ( www.sec.gov/news/press/2001-109.txt )

Correction

The Web site address of Xpress Software was incorrectly listed in exhibit 1 of the article, “Ranking the Products” (Oct.01, page 28). The correct URL is www.xpresssoftware.com .

SPONSORED REPORT

Cybersecurity threats proliferating for midsize and smaller businesses

This report details how SMBs can properly protect private information from breaches, design and implement a cybersecurity policy, and create safeguards for training and education.

QUIZ

News quiz: Senate health care bill in the spotlight

Reports related to the Republican bill to repeal many provisions of the PPACA, other tax issues, and the giant AICPA ENGAGE Conference offered a diverse reading list for June. See how much you know about recent news with this short quiz.