Topic: section 1502

Conflict Minerals and the Dodd-Frank Act: Long-Distance Accountability?

As recently reported in Fast Company, the SEC has proposed a Dodd-Frank Act provision that requires public companies to “disclose if and how they are involved in the manufacture, mining, or final-end use of conflict minerals.” An important regulation, and here’s why, from the Fast Company coverage: Halfway around the world, human rights atrocities are too… Read more »