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Forms and Tools for the Minnesota Revised Uniform Limited Liability Company Act

Uncategorized The effective date of the Minnesota Revised Uniform Limited Liability Company Act, August 1, 2015, is rapidly approaching.  The following materials are available to implement the Act: A summary and analysis of the Act. A summary of practical advice for implementing the Act. A form of operating agreement for board-managed entities. A form of operating […] Read more →

by and   |   February 2, 2015

Conflict Minerals: SEC Position on Non-Metallic Forms of Tin

Public Companies and Securities, Uncategorized Shortly before the filing deadline for the first conflict minerals filings on Form SD, it became known that the SEC believed non-metallic forms of tin are not conflict minerals... Read more →

by   |   July 15, 2014

AICPA Provides Forms of Auditor’s Opinions for Conflict Minerals Reports

Public Companies and Securities The AICPA has provided illustrative forms of audit opinions for conflict minerals reports.  The guidance also notes that a practitioner may report, for either of the two audit... Read more →

by   |   March 22, 2014

SEC Removes References to NRSRO Ratings in Certain Rules and Forms

Public Companies and Securities The SEC has adopted amendments (here and here) to eliminate references in certain of its rules and forms to credit ratings by nationally recognized statistical rating... Read more →

by   |   January 4, 2014