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NAM’s Next Move in Conflict Minerals Case

Litigation, Public Companies and Securities Now that NAM et al’s emergency stay motion in the conflicts minerals case has been denied, the question is what happens next.  Clues can be found in the briefing for the unsuccessful emergency stay motion. For NAM et al to have been successful in the emergency stay motion, NAM et al would have had to […] Read more →

by   |   May 15, 2014

NAM Motion for Emergency Stay Denied in Conflict Minerals Case

Litigation, Public Companies and Securities The United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia has issued a per curiam  order denying NAM’s motion for an emergency stay of the conflict minerals rules. ... Read more →

by   |   May 14, 2014

NAM Replies to SEC in Conflict Minerals Emergency Stay

Litigation, Public Companies and Securities NAM et al have filed their reply brief in the conflict minerals emergency stay hearing.  Highlights, many of which are not new points, are: The rule must be vacated because it... Read more →

by   |   May 13, 2014

Whistleblower Doesn’t Have to Report to SEC for Dodd-Frank Protection

Employment, Litigation, Public Companies and Securities In Yang v. Navigators Group, Inc. (S.D.N.Y. 2014), the court held the Dodd-Frank anti-retaliation statute does not clearly and unambiguously limit whistleblower protection to... Read more →

by   |   May 12, 2014