We were pleased to host an online session on Examining the U.S. SEC Final Climate Disclosure Rule in an International Context that discussed the recently finalized U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Climate Disclosure Rule with a panel of subject matter experts. This session was moderated by Sonja Gibbs, Managing Director and Head of Sustainable Finance, Global Policy Initiatives, IIF.

Confirmed Speakers:
Robert Eccles, Visiting Professor of Management Practice, Saïd Business School, Oxford University
+ Linda French, Global Head, ESG Policy & Regulation, J.P. Morgan Chase
Jeff Hales, Charles T. Zlatkovich Centennial Professor of Accounting at University of Texas; Member, International Sustainability Standards Board
+ Elad Roisman, Partner, Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP; Former SEC Commissioner

Discussion Topics:
+ Providing an overview of the final U.S. Rule and key changes since the SEC’s original proposals
+ Understanding the implications of the current legal challenges facing the SEC Rule
+ Comparing the SEC Rule with the International Sustainability Standards Board (ISSB) global standards for climate-related disclosure and requirements in other jurisdictions.

The session included Q&A from the audience.

If you have any questions, please contact [email protected].