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Global Goals 13 Climate Change
Global Goals 13 Climate Change 


Climate change and sustainability are set to be defining issues of this decade. As a future facing law firm, we are committed to addressing our own impact on the environment and approach to sustainability, as well as advising clients with their related legal needs. 



This section of Insight draws together the very latest hot topics, issues, analysis and advice from CMS lawyers across a broad range of Sustainability topics including:

  • ESG
  • Sustainable Finance & Responsible Investment
  • Climate Change and Carbon Reduction
  • Energy Transition

CMS has a team of lawyers from across the firm with a unique expertise in these areas who are actively engaging with the issues and opportunities arising from Climate Change and Sustainability. Our aim is to help our clients navigate this rapidly evolving legal and commercial landscape while keeping you up-to-date with issues vital to your business with insight from our specialists. 


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31 October 2019
Sus­tain­ab­il­ity in Real Es­tate: Trends, Op­por­tun­it­ies...
11 Dec 19
A huge mo­ment for busi­ness: European Green Deal
After much an­ti­cip­a­tion and am­bi­tious prom­ises from the in­com­ing EU Com­mis­sion Pres­id­ent Ur­sula von der Ley­en, the European Com­mis­sion today an­nounced the con­tent of its European Green Deal. No one should...
9 October 2019
Latest po­s­i­tion on EU tax­onomy reg­u­la­tion re sus­tain­able...
18 Nov 19
Re­spons­ible In­vest­ment- the IA's Frame­work for a Com­mon Lan­guage
On 18 Novem­ber 2019, the In­vest­ment As­so­ci­ation re­leased its Re­spons­ible In­vest­ment Frame­work Fi­nal Re­port the “Re­port”). The Re­port fol­lows the IA’s con­sulta­tion at the be­gin­ning of this year,...
1 October 2019
Cli­mate change: fin­an­cial in­sti­tu­tions and their stake­hold­ers...