Update- The Conflict Minerals Legal Challenge Continues

In July, the United States District Court for the District of Columbia rejected a summary judgment motion challenging the SEC’s conflict minerals rules. Accordingly, the conflict minerals rules remain in effect as adopted. 

However, the legal challenge continues as the National Association of Manufacturers and other business interests recently filed a notice of intent to appeal this district court ruling.  Initial documents related to the appeal are due on September 12th.

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