AIG website: http://www.aig.com
Author: David E Bloom, Lakshmi Reddy Bloom, David Steven, Mark Weston, World Economic Forum
[Case study section refers to American International Group (AIG), AngloGold, Anglovaal Mining, BTN, Barrick Gold, BMW, BP, Chevron, DaimlerChrysler, Geita Gold Mine, GM, Gold Fields, IBM, Lafarge, JW Marriott Hotel, Ricky Putra Globalindo, Modicare ...
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Author: Rebecca A. Stoil, Jerusalem Post
Meretz Chair MK Zehava Gal-On petitioned the High Court of Justice on Sunday to prevent the AIG insurance company from selling an insurance policy that includes coverage for high-ranking corporate employees accused of sexual harassment...Gal-On...
Author: Yuval Yoaz, Haaretz [Israel]
MK Zahava Gal-On (Meretz) petitioned the High Court on Sunday to stop the sale of an insurance policy that guards its holder against financial penalty should he be found guilty of sexual harassment. She named Attorney General Menachem Mazuz, the...
Author: Diane Levick, Hartford Courant [USA]
Insurance companies, which face costly threats from global climate change, should assess their risk better and help look for solutions as well as opportunities to devise new kinds of coverage to fill unmet needs, industry experts and public officials...
[PDF] full report: "Influencing Power - Reviewing the conduct and content of corporate lobbying" (free registration required)
Author: SustainAbility & WWF
[Companies with "systematic" approach: BASF, BP, Chevron, Dow, Ford, General Motors, GlaxoSmithKline, Hewlett-Packard. Companies with "developing" approach: Altria, AstraZeneca, Diageo, Microsoft, Pfizer, Philips, Shell, Swiss Re, Time Warner, Total....
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KLD Launches First US Index Maximizing Sustainability Factors - New Index Meets Institutional Demands for Full Market Exposure in Social Indexes
Author: KLD Research & Analytics
KLD’s new Select Social Index is the first ever created for institutional and retail investors who seek broad diversification and increased exposure to companies with strong sustainability characteristics, such as environmental management, human...