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.
Paul, Weiss ESG and Law Institute to Co-Host CLE Series With FiscalNote Executive Institute
- April 22, 2022
Paul, Weiss’s ESG and Law Institute, in partnership with the FiscalNote Executive Institute, will co-host a series of continuing legal education courses focused on top issues in digital transformation and environmental, social and governance (ESG). Sustainability & ESG Advisory Practice Co-Chair Dave Curran will instruct the first of three courses alongside Kate O’Leary, global executive litigation counsel for General Electric and member of the ESG and Law Institute’s board of advisors. The course, “ESG & Law 101,” will explore the ways in which ESG intersects with law, business and government affairs, among other topics. Sessions on “Overcoming Resistance to Innovation Within the Legal Department” and “Ethical Use of AI and the Emerging Legal Landscape” will round out the series.
Dave’s session will take place on May 5 at 10 a.m. ET. The second and third sessions will take place on July 14 and September 22, respectively.