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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 […]

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 […]

SEC Adopts Rule for Disclosing Use of...

SEC Adopts Rule for Disclosing Use of Conflict Minerals

August 22, 2012|Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. The SEC has voted to adopt a rule implementing the conflict minerals provision of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, Section 1502. The rule requires publicly traded U.S. companies to disclose whether tin, tantalum, tungsten or gold in their products originated in the Democratic Republic of the Congo […]