Tag Archives: SEC

SEC Proposes Cybersecurity Rules for Public Companies

On March 9, 2022, the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) held an open meeting and proposed new cybersecurity disclosure rules for public companies by a 3-1 vote. If adopted, the new rules would impose substantial new reporting obligations with respect to material cybersecurity incidents and cybersecurity risk management, strategy, and governance for both domestic and foreign private issuers… Read More »

SEC Focus On Cybersecurity Begins To Take Shape – Corporate/Commercial Law

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is implementing a campaign to overhaul the agency’s expectations around cybersecurity and cyber incident reporting for the financial services industry and corporate America generally. For example, in a recent speech, Chairman Gensler reiterated his focus on cybersecurity and underscored the SEC’s work to “improve the overall cybersecurity posture and… Read More »

SEC Chair Gensler Remarks Indicate 2022 Action Expanding Cyber Requirements | Holland & Knight LLP

U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Chair Gary Gensler made remarks on Jan. 24, 2022, at Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law’s Annual Securities Regulation Institute regarding the SEC’s work to improve “the … cybersecurity posture and resiliency of the financial sector.” Consistent with Holland & Knight’s recent SECond Opinions Blog post highlighting the SEC’s… Read More »