Ed McAndrew Quoted About Increasing Scrutiny of Companies' Cyber Risks

News / January 20, 2023

Partner Ed McAndrew was quoted in a Jan. 20, 2023, article published by Agenda and titled “ISS Adds Cyber Risk to Company Scores.”

The article addresses the decision by influential proxy advisory firm ISS to launch an Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Cyber Risk Score and looks at myriad other ways companies are being scrutinized for cybersecurity.

McAndrew told Agenda that the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is significantly ramping up regulation and enforcement efforts. “We see a really aggressive SEC, aggressive state regulators and a changing landscape in the courtrooms on cyber issues from a securities perspective,” he said.

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