Hillary Li

Hillary Li is an associate in Alston & Bird’s Securities Litigation Group. Hillary’s language skills in both Spanish and Mandarin allow her to better counsel her clients on a multitude of complex commercial and securities disputes. Read more→

SEC Adopts Statement and Interpretive Guidance on Public Company Cybersecurity Disclosures

Posted on: 23 Feb 2018

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) issued a press release announcing its unanimous approval of a statement by SEC Chairman Jay Clayton and interpretive guidance (the “2018 Guidance”) to assist public companies in preparing disclosures about cybersecurity risks and incidents. This is the first interpretive guidance published by the full Commission on the topic of cybersecurity for public companies, and it may foreshadow increased SEC action to protect investors from the potential negative effects of increasingly common large-scale data breaches. The 2018 Guidance formalizes and expands […] Read more