Bass, Berry & Sims attorney Sehrish Siddiqui will speak at the 2022 Federal Bar Association Annual Meeting in a session titled, “Coming Soon to a Courthouse Near You? ESG Disclosure Requirements, Risks, and Strategies Throughout the Supply Chain.” Corporate environmental, social and governance (ESG) reporting and disclosure obligations are becoming increasingly important considerations for risk managers and litigators. During this session, panelists will discuss issues relating to the litigation implications of the rule and prospects for legal challenge of the final rule.
Sehrish will co-present with David Colvin, Attorney at Fox Rothschild LLP; Mitch Jackson, Staff Vice President of Environmental Affairs and Chief Sustainability Officer at FedEx; Jamie Northrup, Counsel, Environmental Affairs at Rayonier, Inc.; and Mara Zimmerman, Senior Counsel at American Petroleum Institute. The discussion will be moderated by Lawson Fite, Partner at Marten Law LLP.
The Federal Bar Association Annual Meeting will take place September 15 – 17, 2022 in Charleston, South Carolina. Sehrish’s session will take place on September 15 from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. EDT. For more information and to register, please visit the Federal Bar Association website.