Friday, July 15, 2022

Companies on the hot seat as ESG and anti-ESG forces clash

By Brad Rosen, J.D., Matthew Garza, J.D., and Lene Powell, J.D.

Wolters Kluwer experts explain a rising anti-ESG backlash, including new laws prohibiting discrimination against fossil fuels and firearms businesses, threatened penalties for companies providing employee assistance for abortions, and Florida’s “Stop WOKE Act” that puts corporate diversity efforts squarely in the crosshairs.

Legal analysts Brad Rosen, Matthew Garza, and Lene Powell explore the new anti-ESG laws and litigation, providing critical information for companies looking to stay out of the crossfire.

Read the article here.