Sustainability & Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Advisory Practice
Business leaders face greater pressure to increase their organizations’ resilience while simultaneously addressing social issues of importance to stakeholders. Our advisory practice helps companies navigate the legal, business and political ramifications of developing and implementing ESG initiatives. We advise on matters such as stakeholder engagement, corporate governance, crisis management, corporate social responsibility, sustainability, diversity and inclusion, ethics and compliance.
Dave Curran, Katherine Forrest and Jonathan Ashtor Host Program on ESG and AI Risk Management
- May 9, 2023
On May 9, Sustainability and ESG Advisory Practice Co-Chair Dave Curran and partners Katherine Forrest and Jonathan Ashtor co-hosted an in-person event, “Navigating AI Risk Management from an ESG Perspective,” in collaboration with Deloitte Touche at Paul, Weiss’s New York office.
The program featured a learning session addressing core AI concepts, including use cases and definitions for different AI modeling approaches; the machine learning development lifecycle; and common model evaluation metrics. The learning session was followed by an off-the-record, roundtable discussion with AI experts from Paul, Weiss; Deloitte; and Oracle focused on the value of risk management in addressing legal, ethical and reputational implications of AI, particularly given the rise of generative AI.