DOL Final Rule Embraces Principles-Based Approach to ESG Factors in Investments and Proxy Voting – Initial Reactions

On November 22, 2022, the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) released its much-anticipated final rule (Final Rule) addressing investment selection and environmental, social and governance (ESG) considerations for ERISA-covered retirement plans (including 401(k) plans) and the exercise of shareholder rights, including voting proxies. Continue

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DOL Final Rule Embraces Principles-Based Approach to ESG Factors in Investments and Proxy Voting – Initial Reactions

On November 22, 2022, the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) released its much-anticipated final rule (Final Rule) addressing investment selection and environmental, social and governance (ESG) considerations for ERISA-covered retirement plans (including 401(k) plans) and the exercise of shareholder rights, including voting proxies. Continue

Ropes & Gray attorneys regularly provide insightful perspective on key legal issues.To read more, visit our Alerts archive.

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