Rule 10b5-1


On December 14, 2022, the SEC adopted final rules amending Rule 10b5-1 under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (the “Exchange Act”), which provides an affirmative defense to insider trading for trades made under a written plan adopted when not aware of material nonpublic information (“MNPI”). The final rules add several new conditions for the availability of the affirmative defense and require new quarterly and Form 4 disclosures regarding the Rule 10b5-1 trading arrangements of…