SEC's Toned-Down Conflict Mineral Rule Still Faces A Fight

By Ian Thoms (August 22, 2012, 5:47 PM EDT) -- Before adopting long-awaited reporting requirements for companies using so-called conflict minerals Wednesday, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission tried to reduce and justify the significant costs associated with the new rule, but experts don't expect the agency's efforts to dissuade business groups from lodging a legal challenge....

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