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Building connections between compliance and CSR
  • Foley Hoag LLP
  • USA
  • September 1 2013

CSR serves to strengthen a company's capacity to listen to, and communicate with, a range of stakeholders, including employees, customers, investors


Board oversight of CSR & the role of the CSR committee
  • Foley Hoag LLP
  • USA
  • March 11 2013

Shareholders increasingly expect boards of directors to exercise greater oversight over the social and environmental impacts of corporate activities


CSR for start-ups CSR from the start!
  • Foley Hoag LLP
  • USA
  • May 29 2012

Technology companies typically begin to think about corporate social responsibility in the context of "giving back to the community" once they have become large, established market players with a track record of profitability


Integrating corporate social responsibility into corporate compliance programs
  • Foley Hoag LLP
  • USA
  • May 11 2012

Integrating corporate social responsibility ("CSR") into compliance structures and processes can be critical to ensuring a company’s CSR commitments are communicated and acted upon


Liability and immunity for human rights violations: the impact of current legal developments on corporate responsibility
  • Foley Hoag LLP
  • USA
  • February 21 2012

It is likely that the coming year will see a number of legal developments relating to the immunity and liability of corporations, states, and individuals as recognized by U.S. courts


Investors urge Congress to prioritize proposed transparency in supply chains legislation
  • Foley Hoag LLP
  • USA
  • January 31 2012

A coalition of 80 institutional investors sent a letter to Congress last week in support of the Business Transparency on Trafficking and Slavery Act (HR 2759


CSR and the role of the board of directors
  • Foley Hoag LLP
  • USA
  • December 5 2011

I recently authored an article for IR Magazine on "CSR and the Role of the Board."


Investors release new guide to the California Transparency in Supply Chains Act
  • Foley Hoag LLP
  • USA
  • November 17 2011

In less than two months, on January 1, 2012, the California Transparency in Supply Chains Act will go into effect


Supreme Court to review corporate liability under the Alien Tort Statute
  • Foley Hoag LLP
  • USA
  • October 18 2011

On Monday, October 17, the U.S. Supreme Court granted plaintiffs' petition for a writ of certiorari in Kiobel v. Royal Dutch Petroleum Co


A new set of principles for the nuclear power industry
  • Foley Hoag LLP
  • USA
  • October 12 2011

Corporate social responsibility and nuclear power?