In The Press June 08, 2021

ESG Risk Alert: Why the SEC Distinguishes ESG From Other Strategies And How to Prepare For A Potential Exam (Part One Of Two) (Private Equity Law Report)

The SEC’s Division of Examinations (Examinations) issued an ESG-focused risk alert (Risk Alert) detailing, among other things, practices inconsistent with disclosures; inadequate policies and procedures; and ineffective compliance programs. Goodwin Financial Industry counsel and co-chair of the firm’s Corporate Social Responsibility + Environmental, Social and Governance practice Danielle Reyes describes what makes ESG investing different. Read the Private Equity Law Report article here.