Edward McNicholas, Melissa MacGregor

The SEC has finalized rules that require public companies to provide public notice of material cybersecurity events within four business days of determining that the event is material.  Previously, notice regimes that require notice in 48 or 72 hours were generally confidential communications to regulators.  This panel will explore how the SEC’s new approach to cybersecurity risk disclosures to investors could significantly change practical cybersecurity incident response.

Edward McNicholas, Partner, Ropes & Gray
Melissa MacGregor, Deputy General Counsel & Corporate Secretary, SIFMA

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Ed McNicholas
Edward McNicholas

Ropes & Gray

Melissa MacGregor

Deputy General Counsel & Corporate Secretary