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Correcting Errors in XBRL Filings


Public Companies and Securities Some initial XBRL filers will unfortunately learn that they have submitted an XBRL data file with an error.  The question is, what steps should be taken? Rule 406T of Regulation S-T contains a temporary provision (expiring 24 months after first becoming subject to the XBRL rules) regarding the liability attaching to XBRL filings.  Generally, the […] Read more →

by   |   June 20, 2011


XBRL Grace Periods

Public Companies and Securities Many calendar year end filers will be subject to the final phase-in for XBRL filings for second quarter 10-Qs for the first time.  We thought it would be useful to review the... Read more →

by   |   June 19, 2011

Stacks of Coins

SEC Follows CFTC in Granting Swap Relief

Uncategorized The SEC has provided guidance as to which of the Title VII requirements of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act will apply to security-based swap... Read more →

by   |   June 16, 2011


PCAOB Adopts Interim Inspection Program for Broker-Dealer Audits

Broker-Dealer, Uncategorized The Public Company Accounting Oversight Board has adopted certain rules to implement provisions of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act related to audits... Read more →

by   |   June 16, 2011