Tag Archives: Simplification

Disclosure Simplification: SEC Referral Prompts FASB to Seek GAAP Tweaks

Last August, when the SEC adopted its disclosure simplification rules, it referred to FASB certain Reg S-X & S-K line items that overlapped with GAAP but called for incremental disclosure, and asked FASB to consider incorporating those additional disclosure requirements … Continue reading

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Texas Explores Remote Sales Tax Simplification Option

Two bills pending in Texas’s Senate Finance Committee would simplify sales tax compliance for many vendors as Texas prepares to tax online sales, though some issues remain. Senate Bills 70 and 890 provide remote sellers with an alternative to complying … Continue reading

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Simplification of FAST Act Disclosure Requirements

The SEC recently adopted amendments pursuant to the Fixing America’s Surface Transportation Act (commonly referred to as the FAST Act) to modernize and simplify disclosure requirements in Regulation S-K, and related rules and forms, for public companies, investment advisers and … Continue reading

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Year-End $3 Million HIPAA Settlement Pushes 2018 OCR HIPAA Recoveries Over $28 Million; Act Promptly To Strengthen Compliance & Share Ideas For Simplification

$3M HIPAA Resolution Agreement & 2018 Record Setting HIPAA Enforcement Show Necessity To Make HIPAA Compliance A Priority; Meanwhile, 2/12/2019 Deadline To Share Ideas For HIPAA Rule Simplification & Improvement Looms Read more detail on Recent Health Care Law posts … Continue reading

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ACEBC Simplification Proposal Announcement on Employee Benefits Law

Many thanks to Kathryn Moore (Kentucky) for sending word of this ACEBC Competition: The American College of Employee Benefits Counsel is sponsoring a competition, with a $10,000 prize, for the best original legislative proposal to simplify employee benefits law. This… … Continue reading

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