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Interim Judiciary Committees meeting in Illinois and Pennsylvania

This is going to be a very active week for interim judiciary committees. Today, October 24, the Pennsylvania House Judiciary Committee looks at venue in personal injury actions (HB 1552) while tomorrow it will vote on HB 1552 as well … Continue reading

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UK Regulator Will Improve Independent Audit Report and Enhance Role of Audit Committees

Calling the outside audit report on company financial statements a wholly uninformative product of an opaque audit process, the UK Financial Reporting Council plans to propose an expanded audit report that includes a new section addressing the completeness and reasonableness … Continue reading

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GSA Launches Website on Federal Advisory Committees

As part of President Obama's Open Government Initiative, the General Services Administration (GSA) has created a new website that makes information about government advisory committees easier for the public to obtain and understand. The Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA), which … Continue reading

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Sources: New website on federal advisory committees

Today RegBlog reviews a new source of regulatory information in "GSA Launches Website on Federal Advisory Committees". As part of President Obama's Open Government Initiative, the General Services Administration (GSA) has created a new website that makes information about government… … Continue reading

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SEC Extends Comment Period on Proposed Regulations on Independent Compensation Committees

The SEC has extended until May 19, 2011 the comment period for the proposed regulations implementing the Dodd-Frank requirement that company compensation committees be fully independent. The SEC acted partially on the request of the Chamber of Commerce and the … Continue reading

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