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Directors face climate liability, says report

Friday 20 Apr 18 10:00am

 

NEW LEGAL analysis shows that company directors in at least four Commonwealth countries must take action to address material climate risk or face legal and reputational risk.

It follows warnings by Bell Gully partner and climate change specialist Simon Watt that New Zealand fund managers who fail to take the risks associated with climate change into account when making investments face the prospect of legal action.

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