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ESG, Proxy Voting and Engagement – Where DOL and SEC Regulation has Been and Where it May be Going
ESG investing continues to gain steam with investors and asset managers globally. US regulators, particularly the SEC and DOL, are catching up. George Michael Gerstein and Sara Crovitz will update you on the state of current DOL and SEC regulation around ESG and proxy voting/engagement and what may be coming from the regulators under new leadership.
When: February 25, 2021. 2 p.m. – 3 p.m.
Who Should Attend
All independent directors, CCOs, and professionals in the fund industry are welcome to participate.
Forum webinars are closed to the media.
George Michael Gerstein, Co-Chair, Fiduciary Governance and Environmental, Social and Governance
Sara P. Crovitz, Partner
George Michael Gerstein and Sara P. Crovitz, members of Stradley’s new environmental, social & governance group, joined host Kieran Poole of The Activist Insight Podcast to discuss recent developments out of the DOL and SEC regarding ESG. The Activist Insight Podcast, which is produced by Insightia, can be found on all major podcast platforms, including Apple Podcasts, Spotify and YouTube.
In this webcast, we:
- Provide an overview of ESG and how the strategies apply to the various types of private fund managers.
- Give an update on the regulatory climate and legal developments for ESG from the US to Europe and Asia.
- Provide a framework for approaching the development of an ESG process, including where to access useful tools and resources.
Trysha Daskam, Director & Head of ESG Strategy, Silver Regulatory Associates
John P. Hamilton, Counsel, Stradley Ronon
George Michael Gerstein, Co-Chair, Fiduciary Governance, Stradley Ronon