Climate Change > Speaking Sustainability
21 Oct '21

On October 20, 2021, during a webcast hosted by Principles for Responsible Investment and the London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG), Allison Herren Lee, Commissioner at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (Commission), emphasized the importance of standardized sustainability-related risk disclosures. During the webcast, Lee stressed, “[W]e must seek ways to collaborate across jurisdictional boundaries to promote consistency in climate-related disclosure.”

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08 Oct '21

Akin Gump was pleased to recently host its inaugural global virtual Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Summit. ESG leaders and Akin Gump lawyers and advisors shared their perspectives on a wide range of topics at the forefront of ESG—including key developments and risk factors for investors, companies and stakeholders both in the United States and internationally.

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