ESG

ESG, PFAS and Emerging Chemicals: FTC Taking Aim?

ESG, PFAS and Emerging Chemicals: FTC Taking Aim?

Looking ahead to later in 2022, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is expected to review and update its "Green Guides", which "...set forth the Federal Trade Commission's current views about environmental claims. The guides help marketers [and companies] avoid making...

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ESG and Fashion: New York Takes Aim At the Industry

ESG and Fashion: New York Takes Aim At the Industry

ESG and fashion are certainly en vogue in 2022, at least with regulators and legislators. Yesterday, we wrote about the United Kingdom's intent to target the fashion industry in 2022 over alleged greenwashing of consumers for apparel and footwear. Marketing buzzwords...

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Greenwashing and the SEC: the 2022 ESG Target

Greenwashing and the SEC: the 2022 ESG Target

A recent wave of greenwashing lawsuits against the cosmetics industry drew the attention of many in the corporate, financial and insurance sectors. Attacks on corporate marketing and language used to allegedly deceive consumers will take on a much bigger life in 2022,...

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