• SEC Adopts Final Conflict Mineral Rules
  • September 18, 2012 | Authors: Troy M. Calkins; Peter B. Wolf
  • Law Firm: Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP - Chicago Office
  • The Securities and Exchange Commission (the Commission), on August 22, 2012, adopted a final rule implementing disclosure requirements for reporting issuers that use “conflict minerals” originating in the Democratic Republic of the Congo or its adjoining countries (Covered Countries).