Notice is hereby given, pursuant to the provisions of the Government in the Sunshine Act, Public Law 94-409, that the Securities and Exchange Commission will hold a Closed Meeting on Wednesday, August 22, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. and Thursday, August 23, 2012 at 2:00 p.m.
Commissioners, Counsel to the Commissioners, the Secretary to the Commission, and recording secretaries will attend the Closed Meetings. Certain staff members who have an interest in the matters also may be present.
The General Counsel of the Commission, or his designee, has certified that, in his opinion, one or more of the exemptions set forth in 5 U.S.C. 552b(c)(3), (5), (7), 9(B) and (10) and 17 CFR 200.402(a)(3), (5), (7), 9(ii) and (10), permit consideration of the scheduled matters at the Closed Meetings.
Commissioner Paredes, as duty officer, voted to consider the items listed for the Closed Meetings in closed sessions.
The subject matter of the Closed Meeting scheduled for Wednesday, August 22, 2012 will be a litigation matter.
The subject matter of the Closed Meeting scheduled for Thursday, August 23, 2012 will be:
Institution and settlement of injunctive actions;
Institution and settlement of administrative proceedings; and
Other matters relating to enforcement proceedings.
At times, changes in Commission priorities require alterations in the scheduling of meeting items.
For further information and to ascertain what, if any, matters have been added, deleted or postponed, please contact:
The Office of the Secretary at (202) 551-5400.
Dated: August 15, 2012.
Elizabeth M. Murphy,
[FR Doc. 2012-20400 Filed 8-15-12; 4:15 pm]
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