Todd Zywicki on ESG Requirements

Law & Liberty – ICLE Academic Affiliate Todd Zywicki was quoted by Law & Liberty in a story about businesses’ environmental, social, and governance (ESG) goals. You can read full piece here.

In 2021, the Biden Administration announced its intention of imposing new ESG disclosure requirements on publicly traded companies. Upon examining the requirements in question, the legal scholar Todd Zywicki found that “the disclosures advance left??wing causes such as environmentalism and race, sex, and sexuality ‘diversity’ initiatives, not issues such as the rule of law, economic development, or affordable energy policy.”