Posts tagged conflict minerals law

Conflict Minerals: New EICC 3.0 Relea...

Conflict Minerals: New EICC 3.0 Released

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.

IPC Releases IPC-1755, Conflict Miner...

IPC Releases IPC-1755, Conflict Minerals Data Exchange Standard

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 […]

First Conflict Minerals Form SD/CMR F...

First Conflict Minerals Form SD/CMR Filed With SEC

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

New Conflict Minerals Reporting Templ...

New Conflict Minerals Reporting Template Due in March

February 20, 2014|Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. The new Conflict Minerals Reporting Template (CMRT), version 3.0, will launch at the end of March 2014. This blog will highlight the changes as soon as details are released.

D.C. Court Rejects Challenge to Confl...

D.C. Court Rejects Challenge to Conflict Minerals Rule

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 […]

New White Paper: Compliance Managemen...

New White Paper: Compliance Management of Conflict Minerals

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 […]

SEC publishes Conflict Minerals FAQs

SEC publishes Conflict Minerals FAQs

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 […]

EICC and GeSI Release EICC 2.02 Templ...

EICC and GeSI Release EICC 2.02 Template

April 17, 2013|Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. On March 29 a new EICC GeSI reporting template for conflict minerals reporting was released. The new template can be found at the EICC site: http://www.eicc.info/index.shtml You will have to register to download the template.

SEC Replies to Conflict Minerals Suit

SEC Replies to Conflict Minerals Suit

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 […]