December 28, 2004

Updated Corp Fin Current Accounting and Disclosure Issues Outline

Maybe the holidays are taking their toll on me – but I believe this updated Current Accounting and Disclosure Issues Outline was just posted by the SEC even though its dated November 2004. The old one was from 2001.

The False Claims Act and the Beauty Queen

From someone that reads too many law firm memos, I appreciate Fried Frank’s annual gag memo. This year’s memo is about a Beauty Queen – and as always – is based on a true story.

NYSE Forms for Non-US Issuers

The NYSE has posted Section 303A Annual Affirmation Forms customized for non-US issuers, including an Exhibit B. These are different than the US forms, because the requirements are different for Foreign Private Issuers.