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2012-01-01 08:21:14

Another member of the Eastman Kodak board of directors has resigned, a company filing with the Security and Exchange Commission (SEC) on Friday has revealed. According to Reuters and Associated Press (AP) reports, the latest member of the one-time photography giant's board to step down is Laura D. Tyson, a professor with the University of California, Berkley and a White House advisor. The company did not say why she stepped down. Tyson, who had joined the Kodak board on 1997, did not...

2011-06-08 06:15:00

ROCKVILLE, Md., June 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- EDGAR® Online, Inc. (NASDAQ: EDGR), a leading global provider of XBRL (eXtensible Business Reporting Language) software, services and data, today announced its Xcelerate® XBRL Taxonomy Services for U.S. GAAP. The consultancy and advisory solution assists firms in meeting the XBRL filing requirements of the Security and Exchange Commission (SEC) using in-house resources while leveraging EDGAR Online's...

2010-11-29 07:57:00

SCOTTSDALE, AZ, Nov. 29 /PRNewswire/ - Dynamic Ventures Corporation (OTC: BB: DYNV), anticipates its financials to be filed imminently.   On November 15(th), 2010 the company filed a NT 10Q with the Security and Exchange Commission (SEC) informing them that the Registrant (DYNV) was unable to complete its audit and preparation of its 10Q in a timely manner due to unanticipated delays. The company was hoping to meet the extension deadline. However, when this date was not...

2010-11-09 11:41:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 9, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Speaking at the 11th Annual NACD Directorship 100 Forum, H. Rodgin Cohen, the chairman of Sullivan & Cromwell, last night said: "Risk is the steroids of business, and too often there's not enough testing in boardrooms." Cohen was one of three 2010 Corporate Governance Hall of Fame honorees recognized by the National Association of Corporate Directors last night. He emphasized the need for skepticism in the boardroom for significantly...

2010-09-08 05:05:00

DENVER, Sept. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Rivet Software, the premier provider of standards-based business reporting and analytics for financial communications, announced today the release of Dragon View 5.0, a powerful yet easy-to-use software viewer for anyone interested in viewing and reviewing documents based on the eXtensible Business Reporting Language (XBRL). Dragon View is the only XBRL viewing software on the market designed for non-technical business users. Simple to download, Dragon View...

2009-06-04 18:38:54

Countrywide Financial Corp. co-founder Angelo R. Mozilo and two former top executives were accused of fraud Wednesday by U.S. regulators. The Security and Exchange Commission filed a civil lawsuit in federal court alleging Mozilo, former president David Sambol and former chief financial officer Eric Sieracki failed to warn shareholders of the extent of risk the Calabasis, Calif., company was taking on during the housing boom, the Los Angeles Times reported. Mozilo, who was chief executive...

2008-12-12 10:09:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- The Coalition for Indexed Products issued a statement expressing "deep disappointment" in the Security and Exchange Commission's decision to pursue Proposed Rule 151A, which would require all indexed annuities to be registered as securities. The SEC announced yesterday that the proposal would be an agenda item on the Commission's December 17 meeting. A letter signed by 19 members of Congress -- including several on the House Financial Services Committee --...

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