On Social Media and D&O Liability Exposures

By | The D&O Diary | April 17, 2014
On Social Media and D&O Liability Exposures

One cannot overstate the important impact that social media is having on all aspects of our social and professional lives.  Evidence is growing that this phenomenon may also impact D&O liability exposures if it is not properly addressed within corporations. 

What’s Next for Conflict Minerals Rules After D.C. Circuit Decision?

By | Dashboard Insights | April 17, 2014
What’s Next for Conflict Minerals Rules After D.C. Circuit Decision?

On April 14, 2014, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit (D.C. Circuit) issued its long-anticipated ruling in the industry challenge to the Securities and Exchange Commission’s (SEC) conflict minerals rules, and – as we forecast in a previous blog post – free speech issues proved to be critical to the Court’s decision.