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SEC updates auditor independence rule SEC Update

The SEC recently updated its auditor independence rule in light of current market conditions and industry practice. The amendments, which were adopted over the dissenting votes of two...

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SEC adopts rule amendments to allow use of electronic signatures and electronic storage of signature pages SEC Update

On November 17 the SEC adopted rules that permit the use of electronic signatures for most SEC filings and the electronic storage of executed signature pages.

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SEC tightens procedural requirements and resubmission thresholds for shareholder proposals SEC Update

The SEC recently adopted amendments to Rule 14a-8 under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to tighten the requirements that govern the initial submission and resubmission of shareholder...

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Principles matter: SEC amends disclosure rules for business, legal proceedings, and risk factors SEC Update

On August 26 the SEC adopted far-reaching amendments to Regulation S-K items that govern disclosures on business, legal proceedings, and risk factors in filings under the Securities Act of...

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More investors to be accredited under amended SEC rules SEC Update

On August 26, the SEC amended its rules under the Securities Act of 1933 to expand the definition of "accredited investor" used for determining eligibility to invest in certain securities...

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Supreme Court upholds limited SEC right to obtain disgorgement in court enforcement proceedings SEC Update

On June 22 the U.S. Supreme Court issued its long-awaited decision in Liu v. Securities and Exchange Commission, No. 18-1501, which resolved a cloud over the SEC's remedial powers that had...

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SEC amends rules on financial reporting of business acquisitions and dispositions SEC Update

The SEC recently adopted comprehensive amendments to its rules that govern financial statement requirements for acquisitions or dispositions of significant businesses or other assets. The...

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Practical insights for boards of directors in the time of COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has created unprecedented uncertainty for all participants in the U.S. and global economy. To stem the spread of COVID-19, many local and national governments have...

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COVID-19 U.S.: Considerations for quarterly reports on Form 10-Q

The COVID-19 pandemic continues to unfold rapidly and in uncertain directions. Companies will need to report the current and potential future effects and risks of COVID-19 on their...

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