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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 Halts Initial Coin Offering; Chair Clayton Speaks

Public Companies and Securities Munchee Inc., a California-based company selling digital tokens to investors to raise capital for its blockchain-based food review service halted its initial coin offering (ICO) after being contacted by the SEC. Munchee Inc. agreed to an order in which the SEC found that its conduct constituted unregistered securities offers and sales.  The announcement of the […] Read more →

by   |   December 11, 2017

SEC Approves Revised NYSE Material News Release Rule

Public Companies and Securities The SEC has approved the NYSE’s proposal to amend Section 202.06 of the Listed Company Manual to prohibit listed companies from issuing material news after the official closing... Read more →

by   |   December 6, 2017

Critical Audit Matters (CAMs) and M&A

M&A, Public Companies and Securities The SEC has approved the PCAOB’s standard regarding the communication of critical audit matters for public companies, referred to as CAMs, which will provide information in the... Read more →

by   |   December 3, 2017

House Committee to Consider Repeal of Conflict Minerals and Mine Safety Disclosures

Public Companies and Securities The House Financial Services Committee has announced it intends to meet to consider mark-ups of bills to repeal the conflicts minerals disclosures (H.R. 4248) and mine safety... Read more →

by   |   November 11, 2017