Climate Briefing Room
SEC Comments on Climate Change Disclosure
Jina Choi and David Lynn authored an article for Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance detailing the latest sample letter published by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission’s (SEC) re
Can climate philanthropy, government, and venture capital bridge the finance and action gap?
Suz Mac Cormac will moderate a panel exploring whether philanthropy, government, and financial capital will be enough in the fight against climate change.
Biden Executive Order Instructs Federal Government to “Lead by Example” in Addressing Climate-Related Financial Risk
Since taking office in January, President Biden has made his commitment to tackling climate change clear. He has taken important steps to reestablish the United States as a climate leader, from hostin
Legal Innovation in Impact Investing
The “Legal Innovation in Impact Investing” report is the culmination of a comprehensive research initiative conducted over the last year by ICM Fellow Daniel Irvin of Stanford Law School, under the di
How Investors Evaluate Net-Zero Commitment
Suz Mac Cormac moderates a GreenBiz panel discussing the metrics used to evaluate corporate climate commitments.
ESG and PE: Opportunities and Challenges in Value Creation
MoFo’s Marcia Ellis and Suz Mac Cormac participate in a discussion on opportunities and challenges ESG poses to PE houses in Asia.
Running the Risk: How Corporate Boards Can Oversee Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) Issues
Suz Mac Cormac participates in a webinar discussion focused on how corporate boards effectively oversee environmental, social, and governance (ESG) issues.
What are Green Loan Principles?
Green Loan Principles are a set of voluntary guidelines that provide a framework to clarify in which circumstances a loan can be considered “green”. A quick summary of the 4 key components of green loans
UK’s New Emissions Trading Scheme Hosts First Auctions
In line with its goal to achieve net-zero by 2050, the UK has launched the UK ETS and emission allowance auctions have just begun. How does this ambitious UK scheme compare to its EU counterpart?