Summary of Regulatory Updates impacting Russia, Belarus and Ukraine as of March 2, 2022

U.S. regulations regarding Russia, Belarus and Ukraine sanctions and controls are rapidly evolving. This summary is not meant to be comprehensive, and some information may be superseded by subsequent changes/updates to U.S. rules. It is strongly advised that University offices, faculty, staff or students who have engaged in or anticipate engaging in transactions with, exports or imports to/from, or agreements … Read More

Promulgation of UCLA Policy 906: Undergraduate Researcher Laboratory Safety

To: Administrative Officers, Deans, Department Chairs, Directors, Vice Chancellors, and Vice Provosts Re: Promulgation of UCLA Policy 906: Undergraduate Researcher Laboratory Safety Dear Colleagues: The formal review process for UCLA Policy 906: Undergraduate Researcher Laboratory Safety has been completed in accordance with UCLA Policy 100. Your comments and suggestions regarding the interim policy helped shape the final policy, which has … Read More

Electronically Signed Form 700-U

Dear Colleagues: On November 18, 2021, the State of California Fair Political Practices Commission (FPCC) regulations were modified to permit agencies like the University of California to accept Statement of Economic Interests for Principal Investigators, Form 700-U, with electronic signatures.  The changes went into effect on November 22, 2021. While forms may still be submitted in paper format with an … Read More