In The Press June 15, 2021

ESG Risk Alert: Inadequate Controls, Policies and Procedures Concern SEC About ESG Practices Inconsistent With Disclosures (Part Two of Two)(Private Equity Law Report)

An SEC priority has been ESG investing, as demonstrated by the regulator’s appointment of a task force within its Division of Enforcement and a special policy advisor, as well as the issuance of multiple statements from Commissioners. Goodwin Financial Industry counsel and co-chair of the firm’s Corporate Social Responsibility + Environmental, Social and Governance practice Danielle Reyes explains what the goal of defining what a manager means by ESG. Read the Private Equity Law Report article here.