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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Qila Gujjar Singh police had registered a case against prime suspect Munawwar Hussain, his two associates Abdul Ghafoor and Sajid under section 355 (assault or criminal force with intent to dishonour a person), section 504 (criminal intimidation) of the Pakistan Penal Code (PPC) and section 16 of Maintenance of Public Order.
The prime suspect and his two accomplices were booked on Monday under Section 16 (Dissemination of rumours) of the Punjab Maintenance of Public Order Ordinance and Section 355 (Assault or criminal force with intent to dishonour a person, otherwise than on grave provocation) of the Pakistan Penal Code, read with Section 506 (Punishment for criminal intimidation).
The 1987 Constitution broke ground when it proclaimed in Section 16 of Article II ('Declaration of Principles and State Policies'), the following landmark provision: 'The State shall protect and advance the right of the people to a balanced and healthful ecology in accord with the rhythm and harmony of nature.
0012771588 of Mohammed Musa Abimiku on the 4th of November, 2014 for the observance of the 9th day of December 2014 International Anti-Corruption Day by the Anti-Corruption and Transparency Unit (ACTU) of the Ministry and its Parastatals, that the said sum was expended for that purpose, when in fact it was not; and you thereby committed an offence contrary to and punishable under Section 16 of the Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Act, 2000', the count added.
This payment was done in terms of section 16 of the Public Finance Management Act.
Mala appeared at Westminster Magistrates' Court yesterday after being charged with possession of property for the purposes of terrorism under Section 16 of the Terrorism Act.
Section 16 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 governs the regulatory filing responsibilities that must be met by directors, officers, and principal stockholders.
Section 16 of the Securities Exchange Act of1934 governs the regulatory filing responsibilities that must be met by directors, officers, and principal stockholders.
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.
Section 16 of the Clayton Act gives private plaintiffs the right to seek an injunction blocking a merger or acquisition that violates section 7 of the Clayton Act, but today such a remedy exists more as a theoretical possibility.
Islam was charged on Saturday with threatening to murder the prince, contrary to Section 16 of the 1861 Offences against the Person Act.
The first sentence of Section 16 is the most well-known of the Act's provisions.