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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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SEC to Propose Whistleblower Rules November 3

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Employment, Public Companies and Securities The SEC will hold an open meeting to consider the following items on November 3, 2010:  whether to propose rules and forms to implement Section 21F of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (“Exchange Act”) entitled “Securities Whistleblower Incentives and Protection.” Section 21F, as added by Section 922 of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and […] Read more →

by   |   October 27, 2010

Preliminary 2011 Proxy Season Checklist

Executive Compensation, Public Companies and Securities There is no doubt  there are a lot of  moving pieces for the upcoming year end SEC reporting cycle.  Unfortunately, planning cannot wait until everything comes to rest.  The... Read more →

by   |   October 26, 2010

Dodd-Frank May Be Difficult, But XBRL Might Be Harder

Public Companies and Securities On January 30, 2009, the SEC adopted rules which require public companies to publish their financial statements in an interactive format using the eXtensible Business Reporting... Read more →

by   |   October 24, 2010

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New Regulation FD Case-Winks and Nods Still Count

Public Companies and Securities The Securities and Exchange Commission today announced enforcement actions against Office Depot, Inc. and two executives for violating or causing violations of fair disclosure... Read more →

by   |   October 21, 2010