On June 21, Sidley partner Nicolas Lockhart will speak on a panel titled “ESG Disclosure & Other Implications for US Companies: EU Regulatory Developments” at the Society for Corporate Governance National Conference. The panel discussion will focus on what US companies need to know and what steps they should be taking. The panel will comprise different company types to provide multiple perspectives.
The conference brings together corporate secretaries, general counsels, outside counsels, and other governance professionals for their peers at public companies of all sizes, private companies, and law firms. It offers general sessions and over 25 breakout topics exploring how to achieve a balanced approach to navigating responsibilities and conflicts. Topics for this year’s conference include:
- How to address new SEC rules
- ESG demands and ratings
- Human capital management disclosures
- Pay vs performance metrics
- Activism preparation and response