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The Importance of ESG in Shareholder Class Actions

ESG investing could carry risk, and risk that is not as evident as you might think. Topics such as #metoo, data privacy, the opioid crisis, Covid19 and more, are ESG factors that are now the driving force behind many securities class action cases seen today.

We welcome you to listen in as ISS Securities Class Action Services, ISS ESG, and Bernstein Litowitz Berger & Grossmann have a thorough discussion on the latest trends & developments related to U.S. ESG-related shareholder class actions.

During this webinar, The Importance of ESG in Shareholder Class Actions, our speakers will discuss critical current topics in the ESG Securities Class Actions space, including:

  • The Foundation of ESG
  • Investor Adoption – why and how is ESG is being used by investors?
  • Trends in ESG shareholder litigation and the importance of accurate disclosures
  • The SEC’s Involvement in regulation
  • A review of specific allegations and why these topics are of increasing importance:
    • Sexual Harassment
    • Climate & Environment
    • Opioid & Drug Pricing
  • A detailed summary of notable ESG related cases
  • Audience Q&A


Jeff Lubitz, Executive Director, ISS’ Securities Class Action Services (ISS SCAS)
Katie Sinderson, Partner, Bernstein Litowitz Berger & Grossmann
Joe Arns, CFA,Associate Director, ISS ESG Sector Head

*This event is intended for institutional investors and pension funds only.


22 June 2022

11:00am EDT | 8:00am PDT
4:00pm BST | 5:00pm CEST

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