The Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs will have a hearing on April 2 @10 am @ Dirksen Senate Office Building 538 on: “The Application of Environmental, Social, and Governance Principles in Investing and the Role of Asset Managers, Proxy Advisors, and Other Intermediaries.”
The witnesses will be: The Honorable Phil Gramm, Former United States Senator; Mr. James R. Copland, Senior Fellow and Director of Legal Policy, Manhattan Institute; and Mr. John Streur, President and Chief Executive Officer, Calvert Research and Management.
The hearing will be live streamed.
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.