National Ass'n of Manufacturers v. Securities and Exchange Commission

ELR Citation: 45 ELR 20155
No(s). 13-5252 (D.C. Cir. Aug 18, 2015)

The D.C. Circuit reaffirmed its prior decision that the Securities and Exchange Commission's (SEC's) "conflict materials" rule violates the First Amendment. SEC issued the rule in 2012 pursuant to Ā§1502 of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, which requires SEC to issue re...