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Environmental Reporting for Public Companies

Learn the latest on SEC enforcement mechanisms on environmental regulation and trends in sustainability reporting outside SEC regulations.

Public companies have been required to make disclosures to investors about environmental regulation and liabilities under Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) rules since at least the 1970s. But in recent years, the topic has gained new attention and momentum as regulators, shareholders, NGOs and other stakeholders demand increased transparency into corporate environmental and sustainability policies. This on-demand webinar provide a general overview of federal environmental law, then covers the various sources of authority for SEC reporting on this subject. This on-demand webinar also explains the SEC enforcement mechanism on this topic and trends in sustainability reporting outside the SEC regulations. This on-demand webinar is critical not only for in-house counsel seeking to better understand the public company environmental reporting regime, but will also be essential to officers and directors, engineers, managers, accountants and financial reporting professionals, contractors, environmental professionals and compliance personnel.

Runtime: 90 minutes
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Agenda

Primary Federal Environmental Laws

  • CERCLA (Superfund)
  • Clean Air Act
  • Clean Water Act
  • Toxic Substances Control Act

Public Company Reporting

  • Accounting Standards
  • SEC Regulation S-K
  • Codes of Ethics
  • SEC Climate Change Interpretive Release
  • ESG Disclosure Trends

SEC Enforcement

  • Comment Letter Process
  • Civil Enforcement Actions
  • Sarbanes-Oxley Act
  • Whistle-Blower Protections
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Scott H. Kimpel

Scott H. Kimpel

Hunton & Williams LLP

  • Partner in Hunton & Williams LLP, resident in the law firmís Washington, D.C. office
  • Practice encompasses a wide range of matters involving the securities laws, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, financings, restructurings, corporate governance, regulatory enforcement, administrative law, and public policy
  • Regularly consults clients facing sensitive regulatory issues before the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)
  • Frequently quoted by major news sources, including The Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg, Law360, Compliance Week, The National Law Journal and The Dallas Morning News
  • Previously served on the executive staff of the SEC as counsel to Commissioner Troy A. Paredes, one of five commissioners appointed by the President of the United States
  • At the SEC, he advised the Commissioner on all aspects of the federal securities laws and SEC policy across all SEC divisions and offices, focusing especially on the Division of Corporation Finance and the Division of Enforcement
  • At the SEC, he was also involved in financial regulatory reform efforts, including the SECís response to the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act as well as the Jumpstart Our Business Startups (JOBS) Act
  • Can be contacted at 202-244-5909 or [email protected]
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Product ID: 393785
Published 2014
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