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Joe Manchin shooting a bullet through a cap and trade bill in a 2010 campaign ad. The Biden administration has pledged to at least start tackling the climate crisis this year as part of its infrastructure plan. Whether it does so depends largely on West Virginia Senator Joe Manchin. Manchin, who shot a copy of …

The Biden administration has pledged to at least start tackling the climate crisis this year as part of its infrastructure plan. Whether it does so depends largely on West Virginia Senator Joe Manchin. Manchin, who shot a copy of Barack Obama’s cap-and-trade climate proposal in a 2010 campaign ad, is now chairman of the Senate …

Experts discuss the future of sustainability in financial regulation. In response to a growing understanding of climate change as a financial risk, President Joseph R. Biden issued an executive order in early spring, asking officials to submit reports on how to manage climate-related financial risk. by fall 2021. This decree reflects the growing interest in …

UK: A whistle. What’s wrong with corporate culture? To print this article, simply register or connect to Mondaq.com. No one goes to their workplace hoping to find out about wrongdoing. Yet, if a person discovers a serious problem, such as a financial irregularity or a security breach, their next steps could define the rest of …

The secretary general extends the deadline for nominations for this year’s corporate governance awards until Friday, July 30. Nominations may be submitted – free of charge – by corporate secretaries, legal counsel, compliance officers and other governance officials of listed / dominated companies in the United States, or by vendors or providers of services on …

Reuters Reuters LONDON (Reuters Breakingviews) – In Nigeria, only one death and taxes are certain. Growing international pressure to tackle climate change means Africa’s largest economy must wean itself from its unhealthy dependence on oil revenues. Ad hoc targeting of foreign companies is a clumsy way to exploit other sources of revenue. The latest victim …

“Inspirational workplace” for wellness, diversity and inclusion and “the best and brightest company to work for in Chicago” in 2021 Tweet this “Brad’s Deals is proud to be recognized by these two organizations. 2020 has certainly been an unprecedented and challenging year, but our employees have remained loyal, engaged and productive, ”said Jessica adams, Personnel …

Teddy Roosevelt gave a speech in 1902, “Corporate Control,” which warned of the danger of corporate power over the lives of citizens. Calling companies “creatures of the state”, he said they should be controlled by “representatives of the public”. Roosevelt was a Republican, but his distrust of business (and later his faith in great government) …

United States: Secretary Yellen says consensus is near on international agreement on corporate taxation July 14, 2021 Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP To print this article, simply register or connect to Mondaq.com. In her remarks following the meetings of G20 finance ministers and central bank governors, Treasury Secretary Janet L. Yellen declared that 132 countries …

The Secretary-General announced the jury that will nominate the winners of this year’s Corporate Governance Awards, for which nominations must be submitted by July 23. Anna Catalano joins the panel this year. She is an independent director of public and private companies and not-for-profit organizations and is currently a member of the boards of directors …