Most companies are not reporting their exposure to climate risk adequately. If they do, it should drive investment away from high carbon risk sectors to low carbon ones. We are engaging with regulators to ensure that companies meet their legal obligations to report these risks.

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    “A matter of time” before directors sued for climate failings

    Barristers in Australia warn company directors that they could face legal action for failing to disclose risks posed to their business by climate change.

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    ClientEarth wins at FT ‘Innovative Lawyer’ awards

    ClientEarth’s CEO James Thornton has won a prestigious award from the Financial Times – named as “stand-out” lawyer with a special European achievement award. It comes amid a fresh wave of legal cases on pollution across Europe.

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    Exxon investigation: A tipping point on climate risk

    Fossil fuel companies have been warned that they need to take climate change risk into account, after reports of an investigation into Exxon’s accounting.

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    Climate risk and regulators: an investors guide

    ClientEarth has issued an investor briefing on regulatory complaints following our move to report Cairn Energy PLC and SOCO International PLC to the FRC.

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