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Corporate social responsibility compliance – the expanding role of the in-house legal department

Ropes & Gray LLP


Description

Corporate social responsibility (CSR) has gone from ‘nice to have’ to a compliance ‘must have’ in the last several years. 2018 is likely to be deemed the year that CSR compliance became a core responsibility of in-house legal departments and there is no sign of this shift letting up anytime soon. In this webinar, Ropes & Gray partner Michael Littenberg will dive into recent and emerging developments and trends that in-house teams should be looking out for, as well as provide suggestions for legal departments that are building out their CSR compliance function. 

Topics will include:

  • Regulatory requirements and other drivers
  • Emerging risk areas
  • Practical guidance for in-house legal professionals

 

Speaker

Michael Littenberg
Partner, Ropes & Gray LLP

For almost 30 years, Michael Littenberg has been active in advising leading public and private companies on supply chain compliance and corporate social responsibility (CSR) matters. He advises a significant number of companies on compliance with US and EU conflict minerals, human trafficking and product compliance, as well as other CSR-related regulations. He also advises clients on disclosure and compliance with legal requirements, the construction and implementation of compliance programmes, mitigating client litigation and non-governmental organisation and socially responsible investor risk.

Speakers


Michael R. Littenberg

Details

Date
26 June 2018
Time
15:00 - 15:45 UTC
Duration
45 min
Language
English
Location
Online