ESG: the role of lawyers today and in the future


ESG: the role of lawyers today and in the future

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• Global ESG trends and hot takes – the Brussels
effect, the backlash, the view from Africa and more
• ESG, politics, noise and business – helping clients to
focus on what is important and to ignore the rest
• Putting your money where your mouth is –
investment management with purpose.
• ESG and law firm sustainability: getting the
proverbial house in order
• Diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) – how to
help clients manage the ‘S’ in ESG
• Due diligence and ESG – identifying new
requirements and key risks for clients
• The fashion industry – a practical case study
for understanding ESG, with a focus on the
supply chain
• Chief Sustainability Officer/Climate Officer/Chief
ESG Officer – what’s the role and what’s the
challenge? How are departments organised?
What are the hallmarks of effective leadership?
• The view from the World Bank
• The view from the GC’s office

Time: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Venue details: Cleary Gottlieb Steen and Hamilton LLP, 1 Liberty Place, New York, New York, 10006, United States

IBA Member (before 21 February): USD 1180.00,
IBA Non-Member (before 21 February): USD 1280.00

Organizer - International Bar Association

Email - Meera.Naveed@int-bar.org



28 Feb. 2024
29 Feb. 2024


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