Section: February 23, 2023 | Vol. 28, Issue 8
Starbucks shareholders will vote on proposals covering topics ranging from succession planning to the cost of plant-based milk products at the company’s March 23 annual meeting.
A provision in a massive greenhouse gas emissions reduction bill, which would have required the Colorado Public Employees Retirement Association (CoPERA) to analyze environmental risk when voting proxies, was defeated February 22 in Colorado’s General Assembly.
GOP lawmakers on Capitol Hill continue to push back against the SEC’s proposed climate disclosure rule.
The Financial Reporting Council (FRC)—the regulatory body that oversees corporate governance, reporting, and accounting standards for U.K.-registered companies—aims to challenge misconceptions about corporate governance and stewardship in a new "mythbuster" it published February 20.