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Dodd-Frank Public Companies and Securities

First Form AP Filed with the PCAOB

Public Companies and Securities Grant Thornton LLP became the first registered public accounting firm to file a Form AP with the PCAOB. Form AP currently requires identification of the engagement audit partner associated with certain SEC filings and the related Partner ID. Later this year the Form will also be required to include information for other audit partners participating […] Read more →

by   |   February 1, 2017

SEC Reconsidering Conflict Minerals Implementation

Public Companies and Securities SEC Acting Chairman Michael S. Piwowar issued a “Statement on the Commission’s Conflict Minerals Rule” and another statement titled “Reconsideration of... Read more →

by   |   January 31, 2017

House Seeking to Disapprove the Resource Extraction Rule

Public Companies and Securities On Wednesday, February 1, 2017, the House of Representatives is scheduled to consider a joint resolution of disapproval of the SEC’s resource extraction rule. This... Read more →

by   |   January 30, 2017

House Acts to Place Additional Limitations on SEC Rulemaking

Public Companies and Securities With its passage of the SEC Regulatory Accountability Act last week, the U.S. House of Representatives has taken action to place additional constraints on future rulemaking by the... Read more →

by   |   January 17, 2017