SEC Hints At Possible Clarification Of Conflict Minerals - | Sustainable Procurement News |

As discussed in a previous post, the SEC's final Conflict Minerals rule, adopted in August 2012 to implement Section 1502 of the Dodd-Frank Act, has a number of undefined terms and ambiguous provisions that require difficult interpretations of the rule's applicability.  One example is whether the critical term "product" includes packaging.