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Dodd-Frank Public Companies and Securities

SEC Requests Comment on Corporate Governance, Management and Security Holder Matters


Public Companies and Securities The SEC is requesting public comment on certain disclosure requirements in Regulation S-K relating to management, certain security holders, and corporate governance matters contained in Subpart 400. This request is part of the Division of Corporation Finance’s disclosure effectiveness initiative. Comments received in response to the request for comment will also be used in the […] Read more →

by   |   August 27, 2016

GAO Seal

GAO Says Companies Face Continuing Challenges in Determining Whether Their Conflict Minerals Benefit Armed Groups

Public Companies and Securities GAO noted in a recent report that as a result of country-of-origin inquiries, an estimated 19 percent more companies that filed Form SD with the SEC reported that they knew or had... Read more →

by   |   August 27, 2016

job creation just ahead

Secondary Trading in Regulation A+ Securities; $4.4 Million Committed by Investors Under Regulation Crowdfunding

Crowdfunding, Public Companies and Securities In connection with the SEC meeting of the Advisory Committee on Small and Emerging Companies, the SEC posted a presentation which deals in part on secondary trading of Regulation... Read more →

by   |   July 19, 2016


First Inline XBRL Filing Made with SEC

Public Companies and Securities Lennar Corporation became the first to make a filing using the SEC’s newly permitted Inline XBRL format in this Form 10-Q. The SEC permitted use of the new format in an... Read more →

by   |   July 12, 2016