Skadden Discusses Sustainability-Linked Loans and COVID-19

The CLS Blue Sky Blog

Seth E. Jacobson

Partner Seth Jacobson and associate Kristoffer Gredsted look at the long-term impact of COVID-19 on sustainability-linked loans, which provide incentives for borrowers to achieve their environmental, social and governance goals. They conclude that the pandemic may serve as a catalyst, rather than a dampener, of the growing popularity of such loans.