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Conflicts minerals quagmire to continue as en banc rehearing requested
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • October 4 2015

Both the SEC, the loser in the most recent conflict minerals rehearing decision, and Amnesty International, an intervenor on the losing rehearing


A Saab is not a tangible object either
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • May 14 2015

We previously reported on a U.S. Supreme Court case which interpreted the evidence destruction provisions of Sarbanes-Oxley. A plurality of the Court


Court enters preliminary injunction against SEC administrative proceeding
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • June 8 2015

The United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia, Atlanta Division, has entered a preliminary injunction preventing the SEC from


SEC has no plans to change the way administrative judges are appointed (for now)
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • June 16 2015

The United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia, Atlanta Division, entered a preliminary injunction preventing the SEC from


Court says there is no private cause of action to create an SEC whistleblower award
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • September 29 2015

AgFeed Industries, Inc.'s accounting irregularities culminated in a March 2014 enforcement action brought against AgFeed by the SEC. The enforcement


NAM files supplemental brief in conflict minerals rehearing
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • December 29 2014

The National Association of Manufactures, the Chamber of Commerce of the United States of America and the Business Roundtable have filed their


Court says SEC wrong to permit exclusion of shareholder proposal
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • December 5 2014

The United States District Court for the District of Delaware held that the SEC was incorrect when it rendered a no-action letter permitting


SEC files brief in conflict minerals rehearing
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • December 8 2014

The SEC has filed its brief in the conflict minerals rehearing. Amnesty International also filed its brief as intervenor and Free Speech for People


Supreme Court interprets Sarbanes-Oxley evidence destruction provisions
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • February 25 2015

We now know that Sarbanes-Oxley does not apply to fish . . . While conducting an offshore inspection of a commercial fishing vessel in the Gulf of


Amicus briefs pour in for Wal-Mart shareholder proposal case
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • January 23 2015

Amicus briefs are pouring in in favor of Wal-Mart in its appeal to the Third Circuit. Wal-Mart appealed the United States District of Delaware's