SEC Wants Companies To Boost Cybersecurity, Brexit, Libor Phaseout Disclosures

By |2019-04-18T19:50:12+02:00April 18th, 2019|Categories: News Watch|Tags: , , |

The Wall Street Journal, November 13, 2018 Companies should ramp up the level of disclosure surrounding the risks posed by cybersecurity, Brexit and the planned phaseout of the London interbank [...]

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Cybersecurity disclosure rules inadequate?

By |2019-03-05T09:39:47+01:00February 14th, 2019|Categories: News Watch|Tags: , , |

Corporate Board Member, February 8, 2019 SEC Commissioner Rob Jackson Jr. believes the SEC should do more surrounding cybersecurity disclosure. Proposals worth looking into: Public companies should have cyber expertise [...]

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Board Oversight of Cybersecurity

By |2019-03-05T09:40:33+01:00April 5th, 2018|Categories: News Watch|Tags: , |

WilmerHale, 03/26/2018 Cybersecurity is one of the highest priority issues for public company executives and directors. This note shares our views—developed over our involvement in the aftermath of many cybersecurity [...]

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SEC Draws Scrutiny for Slow Response to Hack

By |2019-03-05T09:40:49+01:00October 5th, 2017|Categories: News Watch|Tags: , |

The Wall Street Journal (subscription required), 09/21/2017 The spotlight is on the SEC and how how they addressed the cybersecurity hack that took place in 2016. Companies should be taking [...]

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Will cybersecurity risk be addressed in your next proxy?

By |2019-03-05T09:42:45+01:00January 7th, 2016|Categories: News Watch|Tags: , , |

As more investors demand information about the board's role in risk oversight, U.S. Senators Jack Reed (D-RI) and Susan Collins (R-ME) have submitted The Cybersecurity Disclosure Act of 2015 that [...]

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