UB is no longer using the ecrt system for effort
reporting. Changes to the federal regulations governing
effort reporting offers the ability to reduce administrative burden
on faculty by transitioning to an acceptable alternative method for
UB is following best practices in the management of non-federal
clinical trials by updating the Indirect Cost rates and the policy
regarding the Residual Balance on Fixed Price Contracts for
The Offices of the Vice President for Research and
Economic Development, Sponsored Projects Services, Human Resources
and Postdoctoral Scholars would like to take this opportunity to
invite all UB Principal Investigators and grant administrative
personnel to an important meeting to provide information,
education, and guidance regarding the new rules issued by the U.S.
Department of Labor for The Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA).