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GAO Reports on 2015 Conflict Minerals Form SDs

Public Companies and Securities GAO released an analysis of a generalizable sample of conflict minerals disclosures filed with SEC in 2015. The analysis found that an estimated 49 percent of companies in 2015 reported having determined whether the conflict minerals in their products came from covered countries, compared with 30 percent in 2014—an increase of 19 percentage points. As […] Read more →

by   |   April 28, 2017

Drafting Contracts under the New Revenue Recognition Standard

Public Companies and Securities The new revenue recognition standards under GAAP (Accounting Standards Update 2014-09; Topic 606) will be applicable to public companies for annual reporting periods beginning... Read more →

by   |   April 27, 2017

Fed Assesses First Penalty for Volcker Rule Violation

Banking The Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System has assessed its first penalty for violation of the Volcker Rule against Deutsche Bank AG. The Volker Rule required Deutsche... Read more →

by   |   April 27, 2017

Shareholder Seeks to Block Amendment to Intel Stock Plan

Executive Compensation, Litigation, Public Companies and Securities A shareholder of Intel Corporation has filed a complaint in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York. The shareholder seeks a preliminary and... Read more →

by   |   April 26, 2017