SEC Adopts Technical Amendments
the addition of a fourth checkbox to Form 8-K to allow a company to satisfy the disclosure requirements of Rule 13e-4(c), the Regulation M-A provision for issuer tender offers, by including that disclosure in a Form 8-K;
revision of the requirement to disclose the source of funding under Item 2.01 of Form 8-K, Completion of Acquisition or Disposition of Assets, if a material relationship exists between the company and the source of funding (instead of if a material relationship exists between the company and the seller of the assets);
Revision to Item 5.05(c) of Form 8-K, Amendments to the Registrant's Code of Ethics, or Waiver of a Provision of the Code of Ethics, to provide that a company disclosing an amendment to, or waiver from, its code of ethics on its website must do so within four business days (rather than five);
amendment to Item 5(a) of Form 10-K (disclosure of unregistered sales) to disallow the exclusion of sales made under Reg S; and
re-addition of paragraph (b) of Item 5 of 10-Q/10-QSB that was inadvertently deleted.
New Reg S Practice Area
We have created new practice area for Regulation S. The Practice Area includes FAQs, recent No-Action Letters and a timeline of Reg S. Take a look!
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