Germany’s threatened abstention from a key vote on Friday could lead the way to derail the new sustainability directive.
In a move to boost sustainability assurance and cut greenwash, auditors are given ‘a clear framework of expected behaviour’.
Auckland calling auditors; why ESG ratings matter; Victoria carpets’ ‘qualified’ audit; ethics and oligarchs; US litigation warning.
Regulation in the pipeline on reporting and governance focuses on ESG, bringing workforce issues to the fore.
As the new rules wend their way through the EU drafting process, interested parties from all sides clamour to be heard.
‘Do your homework’ and get ready for a rise in climate-related lawsuits, warn legal experts at this year’s Davos conference.