Speakers shared their relevant insights from across Europe and addressed the following key topics: A perspective on the Airlines sector by Richard Moody; an overview of some recent restructurings in the Airlines sector; and solutions and challenges in Airline restructurings including those arising under the newly introduced restructuring tools.
European ESG Perspectives Series: Towards sustainable corporate governance and new due diligence duties in Europe (January 2021)
The European Union has expressed a clear ambition to ensure that ESG factors play a pivotal role in the European market and beyond, to promote sustainable long term business models and behaviours. Session 4 in our ESG Series focused on the European Union's current consultations on sustainable corporate governance in the context of the European Green Deal. We explored the scope of the proposed legislation including the mandatory Human Rights and Environmental Due Diligence aspects, and we discussed how to influence the consultation process and how best to prepare for the next stage.
Session 3 in our ESG Series focused on national and transnational regulatory developments in Europe impacting regulated entities such as Asset Managers, Banks, Financial Investors and Insurance companies. In particular, our panel of experts explored how regulated entities can seize on opportunities whilst mitigating complex potential legal and commercial risks.
European ESG Perspectives Series: Boardroom risks and challenges in managing sustainable growth (September 2020)
Business decision-makers increasingly require a deeper understanding of ESG related risks in order to mitigate those risks alongside seizing on the undoubted opportunities. Session 2 in our ESG Series focused on the need for companies to manage and grow their business in a highly uncertain business climate whilst mitigating new and rapidly evolving ESG risks.
Both financial investors and decision-makers in non-financial sectors are facing increased regulatory and stakeholder pressure, requiring a deeper understanding of ESG developments in order to seize opportunities whilst mitigating complex potential legal and commercial risks. Session 1 in our ESG Series focused on what ESG means for European businesses in terms of legal risks and opportunities, sharing our industry expertise and unique EU public policy insights.