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  • SEC Issues Interpretive Guidance on Cybersecurity Disclosures
    Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
    Brian V. Breheny, Marc S. Gerber, Caroline S. Kim

    On February 21, 2018, the SEC issued guidance for public companies relating to disclosures of cybersecurity risks and incidents. Companies may wish to consider the new guidance in connection with preparing their proxy statements for upcoming annual meetings and other SEC filings.

  • Reform Proposes Sweeping Changes to CFIUS Reviews
    Wolters Kluwer's Antitrust Law Daily
    Michael E. Leiter, Ivan A. Schlager, Donald L. Vieira, Jennifer Ho

    Over the past year, a bipartisan group of federal legislators has been working on a new statute, the Foreign Investment Risk Review Modernization Act of 2017, that could dramatically reform CFIUS national security reviews. The proposed legislation seeks to address concerns that foreign entities may be using transactions with U.S. businesses to weaken American technological leadership.

  • Skadden Discusses Expectations for Robust U.S. Capital Markets in 2018
    The CLS Blue Sky Blog
    Michelle Gasaway, Benjamin K. Marsh, Travis R. Walden, Jeremy A. Zucker

    The expansion of the economy, favorable market conditions and recently enacted reduction in corporate taxes have fueled optimism for capital markets activity in 2018. However, questions remain about the sustainability of the bull run and low volatility.