There has been much talk recently about ESG. What started as a metric for investors to make ethical investment decisions has now grown to encompass how companies should, and are expected to, behave in general. ESG is now a key issue for company boards and management, and an important consideration for shareholders and investors, individual employees and stakeholders alike. There are rapidly evolving ESG regulations and disclosure requirements with which Hong Kong companies need to comply.

Continue reading on for our recent Legal Update on the implications of ESG for HR professionals in Hong Kong and what they should do from a practical perspective.