conflict minerals

Business

Attempt to End Conflict Minerals Rule Draws Strong Input From Both Sides

Michael J. Kavanagh/Bloomberg News

A threat by the Trump administration to dump a U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission rule requiring public companies to search their supply chains for African “conflict minerals” has drawn more than 275 written comments, many of them passionate on both sides of the issue.

Eric Miller | Senior Reporter
April 24, 2017
Business

Conflict Minerals Requirement Under Fire as Agencies Seek Input on Rule's Merits

Michael J. Kavanagh/Bloomberg News

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and State Department are hoping to revise or eliminate an SEC rule requiring public companies to trace “conflict minerals” in their supply chains.

Eric Miller | Senior Reporter
April 17, 2017