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Coronavirus: Preparation & Response
Coronavirus: Preparation & Response

As COVID-19 continues to claim lives and disrupt the global economy, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”) has begun taking a number of actions to protect investors from COVID-19-related frauds.

Coronavirus: Preparation & Response

The V&E Report

May 6, 2020
Energy Evolution
Energy Evolution

On February 20, 2020, the Financial Reporting Council (“FRC”) announced a shift in their reviews of company and auditor climate change risk disclosures…

Energy Evolution

February 25, 2020
Energy Evolution
Energy Evolution

On October 8, 2019, the government of Japan hosted the first-ever corporate summit (the “Summit”) in Tokyo to discuss and guide implementation of the Task Force on Climate-Related Financial…

Energy Evolution

November 25, 2019
Energy Evolution
Energy Evolution

The office of New York Attorney General Letitia James filed a complaint against ExxonMobil (“Exxon”) in October 2018 in New York state court. The case alleges a violation of New York’s Martin Act…

Energy Evolution

November 18, 2019
Energy Evolution
Energy Evolution

The V&E governance update provides brief summaries on recent developments with respect to corporate governance, compliance and disclosure.

V&E Corporate Governance Update

Energy Evolution

August 29, 2019
Energy Evolution
Energy Evolution

The V&E governance update provides brief summaries on recent developments with respect to corporate governance, compliance and disclosure.

V&E Corporate Governance Update

Energy Evolution

April 29, 2019
Energy Evolution
Energy Evolution

Glencore PLC, the British-Swiss multinational trading and mining company, is one of the latest to commit to take steps in line with investor initiative Climate Action 100+.

Energy Evolution

April 24, 2019
Energy Evolution
Energy Evolution

On April 12, 2019, S&P Global Ratings (S&P) announced the launch of “ESG Evaluation,” a new benchmark designed to evaluate environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors.

Energy Evolution

April 19, 2019
Event Recap
Event Recap
In this program, V&E climate change, international human rights and governance professionals provided practical guidance for companies facing exponentially growing ESG demands and expectations.

Energy Evolution

December 12, 2018
Video
Energy Evolution
Energy Evolution

On March 9, 2018, UBS filed a Form 6-K with the SEC enclosing its EU-required corporate sustainability report. This filing marks a significant moment in the rapidly changing world of environmental…

Energy Evolution

May 8, 2018
Energy Evolution
Energy Evolution

During the 2018 proxy season, the SEC has been taking a more nuanced, company-friendly approach to certain climate change and environmental protection shareholder proposals. Specifically, the…

Energy Evolution

April 27, 2018
Energy Evolution
Energy Evolution

In response to a shareholder proposal that received a majority vote in 2017, ExxonMobil released Energy & Carbon Summary: Positioning for a Lower-Carbon Energy Future , a report outlining the…

Energy Evolution

April 10, 2018