SEC Enforcement: Year in Review — Paul Weiss

During Chair Gary Gensler’s and Director of Enforcement Gurbir Grewal’s second year of leadership, several key enforcement priorities came into focus that will impact businesses across sectors. In this year in review, we highlight important takeaways for business leaders and in-house counsel from the Division’s activities in 2022, and what these activities mean for the Division’s priorities for the year ahead.

Highlights:

–Aggressive Positions Leading to Increased Penalties and Other Prophylactic Remedies….

–Untested Positions Regarding Cryptocurrency….

–Increase in Climate and ESG Disclosures….

–Trends in Insider Trading, Cybersecurity, SPACs and Other Critical Areas….

Source: SEC Enforcement: Year in Review — Paul Weiss