ESG in Focus: The Latest Litigation and Regulatory Developments

Lauren E. Aguiar Anita B. Bandy Jessie K. Liu Tansy Woan

On May 25, Skadden hosted a webinar focused on recent ESG-related litigation and regulatory issues, including the latest court developments, best practices for navigating the high-pressure regulatory and litigation environment, and important issues that companies and boards should consider regarding ESG disclosures. Speakers included complex litigation and trials partner Lauren Aguiar and counsel Tansy Woan, securities enforcement partner Anita Bandy and government enforcement and white collar crime partner Jessie Liu. The panelists discussed ESG investigations, the current enforcement landscape, recent fiduciary duty and consumer litigation involving ESG-related disclosures and board diversity, and managing regulatory, litigation and stakeholder interests in a litigation-charged environment.