On January 27th, the SEC voted to provide public companies with interpretive guidance on existing SEC disclosure requirements as they apply to business or legal developments relating to the issue of climate change. SEC Press Release. See also Aguilar Remarks (voting in favor of the guidance); Walter Remarks (voting in favor of the guidance) Casey Remarks (voting against the guidance as unnecessary and unrelated to investor protection); Paredes Remarks (voting against the guidance as potentially confusing).