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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 »

Dodd-Frank Public Companies and Securities

SEC to Consider Requiring Inline XBRL Reporting and Comments on Disclosures in the Financial Services Industry

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Public Companies and Securities The SEC has issued a notice of a meeting to consider: Whether to propose amendments to rules and forms to require the use of the Inline XBRL format for the submission of operating company financial statement information and mutual fund risk/return summaries, eliminate the requirement for filers to post Interactive Data Files on their websites […] Read more →

by   |   February 23, 2017

Judge Orders Status Report in Conflict Minerals Case

Litigation, Public Companies and Securities The conflict minerals case was remanded to the United Stated District Court for the District of Columbia for further proceedings. Judge Jackson has ordered the parties to file a... Read more →

by   |   February 15, 2017

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SEC Targets Lapses in Ownership Reporting in Battles for Corporate Control

Litigation, M&A, Public Companies and Securities The SEC has recently announced settlement of enforcement actions targeting violations of beneficial reporting requirements under Section 13(d) of the Act. In one of the most... Read more →

by   |   February 14, 2017

SEC Approves T+2 settlement; Abides by T+4 settlement for Firm Commitment Deals

Broker-Dealer, Public Companies and Securities On February 10th, the SEC took action to formally approve of changes proposed by the NASDAQ Stock Market, NYSE MKT LLC, and New York Stock Exchange LLC’s, to shorten the... Read more →

by   |   February 14, 2017