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SEC Streamlines Regulations with FAST Act Rules

Public Companies and Securities The Fixing America’s Surface Transportation Act, or FAST Act, required the SEC to consider ways to streamline SEC regulations. Accordingly, the SEC has adopted final amendments to its rules that are intended to modernize and simplify certain disclosure requirements in Regulation S-K, and related rules and forms, in a manner that reduces the costs and […] Read more →

by , and   |   March 24, 2019

The PCAOB Wants to Talk to the Audit Committee Chair – Now What?

Litigation, Public Companies and Securities The PCAOB recently noted that during 2019 it will provide an opportunity for audit committee chairs of certain companies whose audits are subject to inspection to “engage in... Read more →

by , , and   |   March 18, 2019

SEC Official Speaks to Sustainability Disclosure

Public Companies and Securities William Hinman, Director, SEC Division of Corporation Finance, recently gave his views on sustainability disclosures by public companies, among other topics. According to Mr.... Read more →

by   |   March 15, 2019

PCAOB Posts 2019 Staff Inspections Outlook for Audit Committees

Public Companies and Securities In a published document, the PCAOB noted its new strategic plan anticipated enhanced external engagement and more proactive communication with its stakeholders, including audit... Read more →

by   |   March 14, 2019