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MAKING SENSE OF DODD-FRANK

The Dodd-Frank Act has broad and deep implications that will touch every corner of financial services and multiple other industries. This site, developed and maintained by attorneys at Stinson Leonard Street, is dedicated to making sense of this complex legislation and helping businesses understand how it will affect them specifically. Our Bloggers »

SEC Order Prevents Winklevoss Bitcoin Trust

Uncategorized The SEC declined to approve a rule change submitted by Bats BZX Exchange designed to permit the listing and trading of the Winklevoss Bitcoin Trust. The SEC said it did not approve the proposed rule change because it did not find the proposal to be consistent with Section 6(b)(5) of the Exchange Act, which requires, […] Read more →

by   |   March 10, 2017

Parties Request Judgment be Entered in Conflict Minerals Case

Public Companies and Securities Update:  You can see the proposed judgment here. The conflict minerals case was remanded to the United Stated District Court for the District of Columbia for further proceedings.... Read more →

by   |   March 10, 2017

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SEC Proposes to Require Use of Inline XBRL

Public Companies and Securities In 2009 the SEC adopted rules requiring operating companies to provide the information from the financial statements accompanying their registration statements and periodic and... Read more →

by   |   March 6, 2017

SEC Requires Hyperlinking of Exhibits

Public Companies and Securities The SEC has adopted rules which will require public companies, or registrants, to include a hyperlink to each exhibit identified in an exhibit index, unless the exhibit is filed... Read more →

by   |   March 5, 2017