Section 16

Section 16(a)

Provision of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 that requires company insiders to file periodic reports disclosing their holdings and changes in beneficial ownership of the company's equity securities.

Section 16(b)

Provision of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 that requires that any profit realized by a company insider from the purchase and sale, or sale and purchase, of the company's equity securities within a period of less than six months must be returned to the company. It is also known as the "short-swing profit" rule.
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The highly technical aspects of the Section 16 insider reporting and liability for short-swing trading are now available in audio version via SoundCloud.
It stated that in case of default, the Authority would be constrained to act in pursuance of Section 16 of PEIRA Act 2013 against the non-observing intuitions.
All partition 32 x 32 mm square hallow section 16 guage with paint and supporting strip.
Section 16 of the Securities Exchange Act of1934 governs the regulatory filing responsibilities that must be met by directors, officers, and principal stockholders.
RAWALPINDI -- District Administration has detained five persons including a local cleric for 15 days on orders of District Coordination Officer (DCO) under section 16 MPO.
Kameswar Rao stated, " We conclude by holding that neither Rule 5 of the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India, Service Providers ( Maintenance of Books of Accounts and other Documents) Rules, 2002, is ultra vires Section 16 of the Comptroller and Auditor General ( Duties, Powers and Conditions of Service) Act, 1971, nor is Section 16 ultra vires Article 149 of the Constitution of India.
Islam was charged on Saturday with threatening to murder the prince, contrary to Section 16 of the 1861 Offences against the Person Act.
It also discusses potential liabilities and statutory defenses for insider trading, as well as liability for short-swing profits under Section 16 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.
An audit report that informs the board of directors and independent public accountants in the event that stock option grant dates are changed after the grant date, differ from the approved grant date or when grants are issued to Section 16 insiders;
27) As a result of the AEDPA amendment to the INA, an aggravated felony is now a "crime of violence (as defined in section 16 of Title 18 .
If they are not with an adult they may be returned to school, home or a place of safety using powers under section 16 of the Crime and Disorder Act 1998.
Editor: It would also seem necessary to remove from the Charter's Section 16, the equality clause, the right of judges to read their own opinion into Canadian law.