Title

D.C. Circuit Court Upholds Earlier Decision Partially Invalidating Conflict Minerals Rule
Client Memorandum

Created date

8/19/2015

In the ongoing challenge to the SEC’s conflict minerals rule, the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals, in a 2-1 decision, issued an opinion on August 18 upholding its April 2014 finding that a key aspect of the rule violates constitutional free-speech guarantees, a decision we discussed in this client newsflash.