In this issue:

- NIST Holds Fourth Workshop on Cybersecurity Framework

- NIST Releases Draft Preliminary Cybersecurity Framework in Advance of Dallas Workshop

- SEC Issues Risk Alert on Short Selling

- SEC Proposes Rule Requiring Public Companies to Disclose Pay Ratios

- Allowing User-Generated Content on Social Media: Steps for Minimizing Nonprofits' Legal Risks

- Banking Committee Begins Housing Finance Reform

- Clearance: How the SCORE Act and Other Initiatives to Reform the Security Clearance Process May Affect Government Contractors

- Federal Grant & Contract News for Nonprofits - September 2013

- Foreign NVOCCs Must Renew Registration with FMC by October 17

- Going Green: California Adopts Groundbreaking Safer Consumer Products Regulations

- The Impact of IRS Recognition of All Legal Same-Sex Marriages on Employee Benefit Plans

- IP Buzz - September 2013

- License Exception Strategic Trade Authorization: Understanding How It May Work for You

- Mary Jo White Throws Down the Gauntlet: Vows to Wield the SEC’s Full Enforcement Arsenal Against Corporate and Individual Wrongdoers

- No Bar is Off-Limits: SEC Enforces 2004 Order Barring Accountant

- October 15th Export Control Reform Changes Are Around the Corner: Take Time Now to Understand the Impact on Your Existing Licenses & Authorizations

- State Department Publishes Long-Awaited Interim Final Rule Amending ITAR Brokering Provisions

- Advertising News & Analysis:

- Private Fund Update

- Upcoming Events

- Excerpt from: No Bar is Off-Limits: SEC Enforces 2004 Order Barring Accountant:

In a rare and aggressive move, the SEC recently sought a court order enforcing an almost decade-old suspension of an accountant and forcing the accountant to disgorge over half a million dollars of compensation earned for providing prohibited services (plus pre-judgment interest).

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Topics:  Banks, Cybersecurity, Cybersecurity Framework, Executive Compensation, Financial Regulatory Reform, NIST, Pay Ratio, SCORE Act, SEC, Security Clearance, Short Sales, Social Media, Transparency, User-Generated Content

Published In: Communications & Media Updates, Finance & Banking Updates, Privacy Updates, Securities Updates

DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

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