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NYSE Rule Change Regarding Dividend Notifications to be Effective February 1, 2018

Public Companies and Securities As we noted here, the NYSE proposed, and the SEC approved, a rule change to require NYSE listed companies to provide notice to the NYSE at least ten minutes before making any public announcement with respect to a dividend or stock distribution, including when the notice is outside of Exchange trading hours.  In its annual […] Read more →

by   |   January 19, 2018

SEC Nixes 40 Act Registration of Cryptocurrency Related Funds for Now

Blockchain Technology, Public Companies and Securities In a letter to representatives of the Investment Company Institute and the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association, the SEC staff indicated it would not be receptive... Read more →

by   |   January 18, 2018

FASB to Revise Accounting for Tax Act

Public Companies and Securities FASB received unsolicited input from banks and insurance companies and related trade groups on the accounting for what is referred to as the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. Based on the... Read more →

by   |   January 12, 2018

Initial Tax Disclosures Regarding 162(m) in Proxy Statements

Employment, Executive Compensation, Public Companies and Securities Many know that the Section 162(m) deduction limit for performance-based compensation has been repealed by the recent tax legislation together with implementation of other changes,... Read more →

by   |   January 5, 2018