Preparing For Big Changes With HUBZone Program

Law360, New York (August 15, 2011, 2:10 PM EDT) -- On July 21, 2011, the Small Business Administration (SBA) issued an interim final rule that alters the reapplication process for those companies who have been denied HUBZone status. The rule also affects the waiting period for decertified HUBZone companies to regain their HUBZone status. See 76 Fed. Reg. 43571 (July 21, 2011).

Given all the scrutiny that the HUBZone program has endured over the last several years, one would think that the new rule would make it more difficult to obtain HUBZone status following either a...
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