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2014-04-17 08:23:02

CARLSBAD, Calif., April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The recent ruling by the Court of Appeals has no impact on whether or not issuers are obligated to conduct due diligence, a reasonable country of origin inquiry, or file a Form SD or CMR. Ultimately, the ruling was over semantics involved in labeling products as "DRC conflict free" in reports filed with the SEC and on company web sites. It is still unclear what the SEC will require products containing conflict minerals sourced from the...

2014-04-15 08:23:29

Including updates from the US Court of Appeals decision OTTAWA, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - On 17 April 2014, Claigan Environmental Inc. (www.claigan.com) will present a webinar on how to write a Conflict Minerals Report (CMR) for submission to the SEC including an explanation of the impact of the April 14 US Court of Appeals decision. Companies under scope of Section 1502 of the Dodd-Frank Act are required to submit a Conflict Minerals Report to the SEC as an exhibit to their specialized...

2014-04-10 08:24:14

CARLSBAD, Calif., April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Source Intelligence's 2013 data from the private industry's largest registry of suppliers shows it can take as long as six months for suppliers to respond to a request for conflict minerals reporting information. Publicly-held companies (issuers) must take into account this significant lead time in the preparation for compliance with Section 1502 of the Dodd-Frank Rule. "At Source Intelligence, we've built a strong supplier...

2014-04-07 12:38:38

GTKonnect module helps companies comply with SEC Conflict Minerals Rule filing, going into effect this May, by automating origin inquiries, risk assessment and reporting IRVINE, Calif., April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Netwin Solutions, Inc., a premier provider of integrated Global Supply Chain Security and Trade Management (GTM) solutions and the company powering GTKonnect suite, has announced the launch of a new software module that will help companies comply with the new SEC Conflict...

2014-02-13 08:23:12

BATH, England, February 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The SEC's conflict mineral rule requires US-listed companies to disclose whether their products contain certain metals (tin, tantalum, tungsten, or gold) and whether these metals originate from rebel-held mines which are funding armed conflict in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) region. As most SEC reporting companies prepare to file "DRC conflict undeterminable" on 31 May 2014 for the 2013 reporting period, the...

2014-01-28 12:21:37

Free White Paper Available to Educate Companies on Conflict Minerals Due Diligence and Dodd-Frank Act Section 1502 Requirements HOUSTON, Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bureau Veritas, a global leader in testing, inspection, and certification, has announced a complete range of service solutions to address due diligence and compliance challenges related to conflict minerals. Bureau Veritas has also authored a free white paper to assist companies concerned by conflict minerals, most...

2014-01-22 08:23:51

WASHINGTON, Jan. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Seven of the world's largest industry associations collaborate with Source Intelligence and Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP to launch the first cross-industry training and resource center, addressing SEC's Conflict Minerals compliance regulation. Source Intelligence has developed the Conflict Minerals Resource Center (CMRC) to support over 15,000 member companies who collectively generate over $3 trillion (USD) in GDP and hundreds of thousands of...

2014-01-20 08:20:38

REUTLINGEN, Germany, January 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- iPoint-systems is market leader in the field of Conflict Minerals reporting software / Customers from 68 countries The software specialist iPoint-systems has reached a milestone: On 20th January, the 11,000th company registered as a user of the iPoint Conflict Minerals Platform (iPCMP). "This means iPoint has finally secured its position as the market leader for software in the field of Conflict Minerals reporting,"...

2013-12-19 16:21:52

FREDERICKTOWN, MO and MONTREAL, Dec. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - Canwealth Minerals Corp. and majority stockholder ICBS Ltd., (OTCPK: ICBT), announced today that Canwealth Minerals Corp., has been declared effective with its filing of the companies S-1 Registration. Formerly named USG1, Inc. ,Canwealth Minerals is now a fully reporting company under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. Details on of the filings can be found at The Securities and Exchange Commission. The company is...

2013-11-13 12:22:39

Conflict-free materials guaranteed VIANEN, The Netherlands, November 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- In the news release, "OGNO(c) Advocates Quality Mark for Mobile Phones" issued on 12 Nov 2013 09:06 GMT, by OGNOC over PR Newswire, we are advised by a representative of the company that the source should be "OGNOC", rather than "OGNO", as incorrectly transmitted by PR Newswire. Complete, corrected release follows: OGNO(c) is campaigning for an internationally recognised quality...