ACC Weighs In With Concerns Over USSC Sentencing Guidelines Proposals

At a hearing before the U.S. Sentencing Commission and in filed comments ACC registered concerns with proposed guidelines related to corporate compliance. To read the full story visit: http://www.acc.com/aboutacc/newsroom/pressreleases/ACC-Comments-on-Proposed-Chapter-8-Amendments.cfm. ACC Comments on USSC Guidelines – Chapter 8 Proposed Amendments, 3/17/10 … Continue reading

ACC Corporate and Securities Committee Opposes Proposed SEC Rules on Director Nominations

ACC’s Corporate and Securities Committee (CSL), in a supplemental letter to the Securities and Exchange Commission dated January 19, voiced concerns that the proposed rules “Facilitating Shareholder Director Nominations” would unintentionally harm long-term shareholders by mandating the right of short-term … Continue reading

Employment and Labor Law Committee Comments on ADA Amendment Proposal

ACC’s Employment and Labor Law Committee (ELLC), in a letter dated November 20, registers several concerns with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission’s (EEOC) proposed regulations implementing the Americans with Disabilities Act Amendments Act of 2008 (ADAAA). The proposed regulations were … Continue reading

In Comments to SEC, ACC Committee Supports Improvements to Notice and Access Process

In a November 20 letter to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, the ACC Corporate and Securities Law Committee (CSLC) comments on the SEC’s Proposed Rule amending rules on internet availability of proxy materials. Among other changes, the Committee recommends … Continue reading

Corporate and Securities Committee Comments On SEC’s Proposed Proxy Disclosure/Solicitation Rules

ACC’s Corporate and Securities Committee (CSL), in a letter filed September 15th, registered concerns over several aspects of the Securities and Exchange Commission’s proposed Proxy Disclosure and Solicitation Enhancements. SEC proposals include enhanced compensation disclosures, director and nominees disclosures, disclosures … Continue reading

Nonprofit Organizations Committee Supports Proposed Law De-Listing Cell Phones as Compensation

The ACC Nonprofit Organizations Committee, in a letter to the ranking members of the Finance and Ways and Means Committees, registers its support of S. 144 and H.R. 690, which, if enacted, will delist employer-provided cellular phones, Blackberrys, or Windows … Continue reading

Corporate and Securities Committee Cites Issues with Proposed SEC Rules

ACC’s Corporate and Securities Committee (CSL), in a letter dated August 17, registered concerns over several aspects of the proposed Proxy Access Rule, and lists several areas which must be addressed in the event the Securities and exchange Commission proceeds. … Continue reading

ACC And 135 CLOs Statement Protesting Amendments to FAS 5 Under Consideration by FASB at Their March 6 Hearing

ACC And 135 CLOs Statement Protesting Amendments to FAS 5 Under Consideration by FASB at Their March 6 Hearing For more on FAS 5 Proposals Top Ten Reasons for Corporate Counsel to be Concerned about Proposed FAS 5 Amendments ACC’s … Continue reading