Developments in Greenwashing and ESG Regulation and Litigation Expected in 2023
March 8, 2023
Shoshana (Suzanne Ilene) Schiller, Alice Douglas and Brenda Hustis Gotanda
The Legal Intelligencer
In 2022, there was increasing attention paid to companies' public promotion of their environmental and sustainability programs. That trend is likely to continue in 2023, with further developments in regulation and litigation pertaining to "greenwashing"--a marketing practice that involves unsubstantiated or exaggerated claims about the environmentally friendly or socially responsible attributes of an organization's products or services.