Biden Executive Order on ESG Disclosure

President Biden has issued an Executive Order with government-wide initiatives on ESG reporting. An excerpt (emohasis added): Sec. 3.  Assessment of Climate-Related Financial Risk by Financial Regulators.  In furtherance of the policy set forth in section 1 of this order and consistent with applicable law and subject to the availability of appropriations:      (a)  The Secretary of the…

ESG and the Biden Presidency

In a dramatic change from the previous administration, we expect the administration of President Joseph Biden to implement a broad range of policy changes meant to mitigate climate risk and bring the US back into the global sustainability conversation. We will be monitoring several themes that we believe could arise under the Biden presidency: Rising…