Tag: Acting SEC Chair Michael Piwowar

Letter from six senators challenges authority of Acting SEC Chair on conflict minerals no-action position

by Cydney Posner It’s not only the NGOs that have expressed their dismay at the no-action position taken by Corp Fin and Acting SEC Chair Michael Piwowar with regard to compliance by companies with the conflict minerals rule. In this April 26 letter, six U.S. Senators express their doubt about […]

Dodd-Frank pay-ratio disclosure rules to be reconsidered — pencils down for now?

by Cydney Posner Today, Acting SEC Chair Michael Piwowar issued yet another statement directing the Corp Fin staff to revisit the pay-ratio disclosure rules.  Of the non-bank related mandates imposed by Dodd-Frank, disclosures regarding resource extraction payments, conflict minerals and pay ratio were the provisions that seemed to elicit the […]