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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 »

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Briefing on Regulation A+ Challenge to Extend Though November

Scale and Gavel

Litigation, Public Companies and Securities The United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia has entered a briefing schedule in Montana’s and Massachusetts’ challenge to Regulation A+.  The states’ briefs are due August 26, the SEC’s brief is due September 25 and final briefs are due November 17. ABOUT STINSON LEONARD STREET Stinson Leonard Street LLP provides sophisticated […] Read more →

by   |   July 18, 2015

whistleblower

One Tardy Whistleblower Wins SEC Award, One Loses

Public Companies and Securities The SEC announced a whistleblower award of more than $3 million to a company insider whose information helped the SEC crack a complex fraud.  The multi-million dollar payout is... Read more →

by   |   July 17, 2015

financial statements

FASB Defers Effective Date of New Revenue Recognition Standard

Public Companies and Securities Audit committees, CFOs and accountants everywhere are cheering as the FASB has deferred the effective date of its new revenue recognition standard.  As a result, public business... Read more →

by   |   July 10, 2015

shareholders

Third Circuit Issues Decision in Wal-Mart Case

Public Companies and Securities The Third Circuit has issued its decision in the case of Trinity Wall Street v Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.  To try and put it simply, Wal-Mart argued Trinity’s shareholder proposal... Read more →

by   |   July 7, 2015