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Rehearing Granted for Conflict Minera...

Rehearing Granted for Conflict Minerals Rule Decision

November 19, 2014|Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. The D.C. Court of Appeals issued an order today granting a panel rehearing on the court’s April 14, 2014 Conflict Minerals decision. Petitions for a panel rehearing were filed by the SEC and Amnesty International on May 29. On September 12, the National Association of Manufacturers, the U.S. Chamber […]

Conflict Minerals: DC Court Upholds J...

Conflict Minerals: DC Court Upholds June 2 Filing Date

May 15, 2014|Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. On May 14, the DC District Court of Appeals denied a motion to stay the Conflict Minerals Rule, or at least the Rule’s June 2 reporting deadline. Three groups (the National Association of Manufacturers, the Business Roundtable and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce) had recently filed a motion to […]

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 […]