Court of Appeals’ Conflict Minerals Rule Decision is the Shiny Object – but Don’t Be Distracted

By | Conflict Minerals Law | August 31, 2015

Many lawyers and supply chain managers (and reporters) have focused on the Court of Appeals’ August 18, 2015 decision confirming the court’s prior ruling that the Conflict Minerals Rule violates the First Amendment to the extent that it requires reporting companies to report that any of their products have “not been found to be ‘DRC conflict free.’”