Delaware’s Voluntary Sustainability Certification Law

Posted by John Zeberkiewicz, Richards, Layton & Finger, P.A., on Sunday, July 15, 2018 Editor's Note: John Mark Zeberkiewicz is a Director at Richards, Layton & Finger, P.A. This post is based on a Richards, Layton & Finger publication by Mr. Zeberkiewicz and Stephanie Norman, and is part of the Delaware law series; links to other posts in the series are available here. Related research from the Program on Corporate Governance includes Socially Responsible Firms by Alan Ferrell, Hao Liang, and Luc Renneboog (discussed on the Forum here). On June 27, 2018, Delaware Governor John Carney signed legislation enacting the Delaware Certification of Adoption of Transparency and Sustainability Standards Act (the “Act”), which will become effective on October 1, 2018. The Act, which is the first of its kind, represents Delaware’s initiative to support sustainability practices by providing Delaware-governed entities a…

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