On today’s episode we discuss environmental, social, and governance, or “ESG” considerations in corporate governance, including how ESG got started, its development, its growing importance to investors and other stakeholders, the impact of the pandemic, and current ESG issues of importance, like Board diversity and climate change. Kahlil Williams, a Ballard Spahr Associate and co-leader of the Firm’s ESG Working Group, is joined by Dottie Schindlinger, Executive Director of the Diligent Institute.

Read the transcript of the recording here.

More Episodes >


Copyright © 2021 by Ballard Spahr LLP.
www.ballardspahr.com
(No claim to original U.S. government material.)

All rights reserved. No part of this podcast may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted in any form or by any means, including electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording, or otherwise, without prior written permission of the author and publisher.

This podcast is a periodic publication of Ballard Spahr LLP and is intended to notify recipients of new developments in the law. It should not be construed as legal advice or legal opinion on any specific facts or circumstances. The contents are intended for general informational purposes only, and you are urged to consult your own attorney concerning your situation and specific legal questions you have.