April 25, 2014｜Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. On April 11, the CFSI released an updated template for Conflict Minerals reporting. CMRT 3.0 features: Harmonization with the relevant IPC standard Updated smelter and refiner reference list Available in several languages Download the template here.
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April 25, 2014｜Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. IPC, working in partnership with AIAG, CFSI and JEITA, recently published IPC-1755, Conflict Minerals Data Exchange Standard, to help suppliers and their customers effectively facilitate conflict minerals data exchange along the entire global supply chain. IPC-1755 is compatible with EICC 3.0, the recently revised declaration format. You can read […]
April 25, 2014｜Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. Siliconware Precision Industries Co., Ltd. in Taiwan wins the trophy for first across the line. Most notable about the filing are its brevity and classification of both undeterminable and DRC Conflict Free. See the following link for report. http://www.sec.gov/Archives/edgar/data/1111759/000119312514155781/0001193125-14-155781-index.htm
July 23, 2013｜Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. On July 23 the D.C. District Court rejected plaintiffs’ claims and denied the challenge to the Conflict Minerals rule. The impact is that the rule will continue in effect as adopted. There is no de minimus exception under the rule and retailers and contract manufacturers remain subject to […]
June 28, 2013｜Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. The Conflict Minerals provision in the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act requires companies to annually disclose whether tin, tantalum, tungsten or gold in their products originated in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) or adjoining countries. This white paper describes the one-stop total solution […]
June 03, 2013｜Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. On May 30, 2013, the Division of Corporation Finance in the SEC provided guidance on various aspects of Exchange Act Section 13(p), Rule 13p-1 and Item 1.01 of Form SD relating to disclosure regarding the use of conflict minerals from the Democratic Republic of the Congo or adjoining […]
March 11, 2013｜Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM), the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and other groups filed suit against the SEC in January. The suit argued that the regulation is too costly, burdonsome, inconsistent with congressional intent, and ultimately that they are unconstitutional because they compel companies to disclose information in violation of […]