Posts tagged conflict minerals

CFSI Makes Minor Changes In Updated C...

CFSI Makes Minor Changes In Updated CMRT Version 5.01 for Conflict Minerals Reporting

July 7, 2017|Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. New Conflict Minerals Reporting Template (CMRT) Version 5.01 Released To Correct Errors in CMRT 5.0 In June, the Conflict-Free Sourcing Initiative (CFSI) released CMRT 5.01, an update from CMRT 5.0 which was released in May. CMRT 5.01 was created to address errors in the checker tab related to the […]

EU Conflict Minerals Regulation Signe...

EU Conflict Minerals Regulation Signed Into Law

June 05, 2017|Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. Conflict Minerals Regulation to Take Effect July 8, 2017 The European Union’s Conflict Minerals Regulation has been signed into law and was published in the Official Journal of the European Union on May 19, 2017. The “EU Conflict Minerals Regulation 2017” will enter into force 20 days after publication […]

White Papers on Restricted Substances...

White Papers on Restricted Substances in Electronics Products & Conflict Minerals Reporting Published

May 10, 2017|Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. GreenSoft Publishes Two White Papers on Environmental Compliance for Electronic Products As part of an on-going effort to provide knowledge and guidance to the electronics manufacturing industry, GreenSoft has published two new informational White Papers on product compliance. “Management of Restricted Substances in Electronic Products“ and “Best Practices for […]

Conflict Minerals Regulation Updates ...

Conflict Minerals Regulation Updates and SEC Statement

April 12, 2017|Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. Acting SEC Chairman Halts Enforcement of Some Provisions of Conflict Minerals Rules, Other Provisions Still Apply Last week the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) released a highly anticipated statement regarding the status of the conflict minerals provisions (Section 1502) of the Dodd-Frank Act under President Trump’s administration. […]

CFSI Releases CMRT Version 4.20 for C...

CFSI Releases CMRT Version 4.20 for Conflict Minerals Reporting

December 02, 2016|Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. Conflict Minerals Reporting Template (CMRT) Update On November 30, the Conflict Free Sourcing Initiative (CFSI) released a new Conflict Minerals Reporting Template (CMRT) version: CMRT 4.20. The new CMRT 4.20 form is an update from CMRT 4.10, which was released in May this year. With this release comes the announcement […]

EU Reaches Landmark Agreement on Conf...

EU Reaches Landmark Agreement on Conflict Minerals Regulation

November 23, 2016|Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. Legislation Text Finalized for EU Conflict Minerals Yesterday, the European Union reached a landmark agreement on the text for the Conflict Minerals regulation that was approved by the EU in May 2015. The EU Council and the European Parliament worked together to finalize the text and determine how and when […]

New Compliance Roundtables Added in P...

New Compliance Roundtables Added in Portland, Seattle, and California

April 01, 2016 |Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. It’s time for another round of educational roundtables with VDE Americas! We’re partnering up with VDE Americas again this year to bring you a round of global compliance seminars this spring. Titled “Regulatory Compliance Solutions and Updates for Wireless Enabled Products Entering the Global Marketplace,” these roundtables are tailored for […]

CFSI Releases Conflict Minerals Repor...

CFSI Releases Conflict Minerals Reporting Template (CMRT) Version 4.01b

December 04, 2015|Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. On November 16, the Conflict Free Sourcing Initiative (CFSI) released CMRT 4.01b, an update from CMRT 4.01 which was released in May. With the release, CFSI writes: “CFSI strongly encourages the use of CMRT 4.0 or later for the current reporting year, calendar year 2015. Suppliers responding to new […]

Court Denies SEC’s Petition for...

Court Denies SEC’s Petition for Rehearing in Conflict Minerals Case

November 18, 2015|Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. With surprising speed, the D.C. Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals has denied the SEC and Amnesty International’s petition for a rehearing en banc of the Court’s recent rulings on the Conflict Mineral provisions of the Dodd-Frank Act. In April 2014, the Court determined that provisions of the Dodd-Frank Act that required companies […]