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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 »

PCAOB Issues Alert on New Revenue Recognition Standard

Public Companies and Securities The PCAOB has issued an alert to discuss certain significant matters relating to the application of PCAOB standards relevant to auditing the implementation of the new accounting standard for revenue from contracts with customers. The practice alert is intended to facilitate auditors’ consideration of these matters in interim reviews of issuers and year-end audits of […] Read more →

by   |   October 12, 2017

SEC Issues Proposed Rules to Modernize and Simplify Regulation S-K

Public Companies and Securities The SEC has proposed amendments to Regulation S-K and related rules and forms. The proposed amendments are based on SEC staff recommendations in a report that was required by... Read more →

by , and   |   October 12, 2017

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Treasury Issues Plan to Streamline Capital Markets Regulation

Public Companies and Securities Pursuant to Executive Order 13772, the Treasury Department has issued a report that identifies laws, treaties, regulations, guidance, reporting and record keeping requirements,... Read more →

by   |   October 6, 2017

Alleged Illegal Strategy Disclosed in 10-K Excuses Demand in Suit against Directors

Public Companies and Securities The Delaware Court of Chancery decision in Kandell v. Niv is based on highly unusual facts but aids in the understanding of some basic elements of the fiduciary duties of... Read more →

by   |   October 1, 2017