Noteworthy developments affecting our industry, firm, and clients.

Geoffrey R. Morgan appointed to Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) Small Business Advisory Committee

CHICAGO, Ill., March 26, 2020: Croke Fairchild Morgan & Beres is pleased to share that partner Geoffrey R. Morgan has been named to the Financial Accounting Standards Board’s (FASB) Small Business Advisory Committee (SBAC). The Small Business Advisory Committee [...]

Client Brief | SEC Proposes Amendments to Increase Access to Private Capital Markets

December 23, 2019 | In an effort to enable greater access to the private capital markets, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has proposed amendments to expand the definition of “accredited investor” under current rules and that of “qualified institutional [...]

Client Alert | Preparing for the 2020 Proxy Season

October 30, 2019 | It is time to begin preparing for the 2020 proxy season and, though there are some minor rule changes, we believe this season will be defined by a focus on board diversity, social disclosure and [...]

Client Brief | SEC Expands “Testing-the-Waters” Rule Beyond Emerging Growth Companies

October 7, 2019 | On September 26, 2019, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) adopted a new rule, significantly expanding the “testing-the-waters” (TTW) accommodation previously reserved for emerging growth companies, or ECGs, defined as companies with less than [...]

Notable Recent Amendments to the Deleware General Corporation Law

September 27, 2019 | So far in 2019, Delaware has made several amendments to the General Corporation Law (“DGCL”) and Limited Liability Company Act (“LLC Act”). Significant changes are summarized below. Electronic Documents and Signatures New DGCL § 116(a) [...]