The correlation between the global pandemic and the popularity of ESG investing is undeniable. Sustainable investing has long been a hot topic with investors, but it’s even more so since ESG stocks have proven to be more resilient during the recent economic downturn. ESG is an essential business component for planning, growth and development. While the increased attention on ESG presents an opportunity for companies to showcase their good work, it also creates increased litigation risk. In this hour‐long presentation, Kahlil Williams, who represents companies and individuals in complex commercial litigation, provides an overview into this emerging area.
- What is ESG?
- What kinds of litigation are arising in this space?
- What’s next on the horizon?
- How should companies prepare and protect themselves?
Recorded on Day Two of the Business Law Institute in November 2021.