ERISA Fiduciary Implications of ESG Investing

Last October, Bloomberg BNA published a report of mine on the practical ERISA fiduciary implications of climate change on investment decision-making.  Inadequate disclosures from issuers continue to remain an issue for asset managers.

George Michael Gerstein advises financial institutions on the fiduciary and prohibited transaction provisions of ERISA. As co-chair of the fiduciary governance group, he assists clients with tracking, and understanding, the numerous fiduciary developments at the federal and state levels, including the rules and regulations of governmental plans. He also advises clients with respect to the fiduciary duty implications of ESG investing.