In this episode, Dawn Haghighi examines the expanding range of topics boards are and should be discussing with their general counsels.
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The GC is tailor-made to lead ESG in an organization. Moving between areas as diverse as legal, compliance, reputation and risk with ease, they also work in tandem with the board as well as front-line teams who are responsible for disclosure, reporting and ethics. They are best positioned to lead the way.
Diligent's recent 'The GC's Role in ESG' posed a key question: How can GCs leverage their prime position and lead ESG initiatives at their organizations? We recap the key discussion points, and provide advice on how to keep the ESG momentum going once the project has been started.
Whether you’re a paralegal, a practicing lawyer or corporate secretary, the general counsel position might be something you ultimately aspire to be. If so, here are the steps do you need to take.
From rethinking committee structures to navigating COVID-19, change, and ESG expectations, boards had a lot on their plates in 2020. Governance expert and former general counsel/corporate secretary Doug Chia shares his observations and recommendations.
In this Q&A, Merryck & Co.’s Adam Bryant and David Reimer interview Hilary Krane, General Counsel, Nike, about her role as a business partner and strategist – and the power of an early bedtime.