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Taylor C. West

Taylor West is an associate in the Capital Markets and Securities Practice Group in the Dallas office of Haynes Boone. His practice primarily focuses on public and private securities offerings, including initial public offerings, secondary offerings, and exempt offerings pursuant to Regulation D, Regulation A and Regulation Crowdfunding. Taylor also has experience in corporate governance and securities compliance matters, including reporting obligations under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, compliance with exchange listing standards and the preparation of filings with the SEC and state securities offices. In addition, Taylor assists both public and private companies in connection with mergers and acquisitions.

While earning his law degree, Taylor spent a semester studying international business law at Universidade Católica Portuguesa in Lisbon, taking courses on EU banking and securities law.

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B.B.A., Baylor University, 2015, cum laude

J.D., Duke University School of Law, 2019, cum laude; Staff Editor, Duke Journal of Comparative & International Law



The SEC Adopts Amendments to MD&A and Other Financial Statement Disclosures
January 13, 2021

On November 19, 2020, the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) announced amendments to certain financial disclosure requirements in Regulation S-K in an effort to modernize and simplify financial disclosures. Specifically, the amendments eliminate the requirement for Selected Financial Data, streamline the requirement to disclose Supplementary Financial Information and amend disclosures req [...]