July 23, 2016

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GAM's Agreement to Sell Mine Assets

Posted: Jun 28, 2016 – 08:30 AM EST

WALTHAM, Mass., U.S. and PERTH, Australia, Jun. 28 /CSRwire/ - Global Advanced Metals Pty Ltd (GAM), a leading producer of conflict-free tantalum, today announced that it has entered an agreement, through its wholly owned subsidiary Global Advanced Metals Wodgina Pty Ltd, to sell...

There’s a Clear Path for Business on Sustainability, Finds United Nations Global Compact-Accenture Strategy Study

Posted: Jun 23, 2016 – 02:10 PM EST

NEW YORK, Jun. 23 /CSRwire/ - Eighty-seven percent of chief executive officers (CEOs) say the United Nations (UN) Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) represent an essential opportunity to rethink approaches to sustainability, and nearly half (49 percent) say businesses will be the most important...

Convercent Secures $11 Million in Series C Funding to Drive Compliance Innovation

Posted: Jun 07, 2016 – 07:00 AM EST

DENVER, CO, Jun. 07 /CSRwire/ - (Marketwired) - Convercent, the leading provider of enterprise compliance management software, today announced it has raised $11 million in Series C funding led by Tola Capital, which invests in the next generation of enterprise software companies, with...

Chevron CEO Faces Pressure Cooker Over Ecuador, Climate Change at Shareholder Meeting

Posted: May 23, 2016 – 09:30 AM EST

OAKLAND, Calif., May 23 /CSRwire/ - Chevron's unprecedented $11 billion pollution liability in Ecuador and its refusal to address climate change are set to dominate the company's annual meeting this week as CEO John Watson faces increasing pressure from his own shareholders, court...

Five Global Companies Join Forces to Fight Migrant Worker Exploitation

Posted: May 06, 2016 – 02:05 PM EST

PALO ALTO, Calif., May 06 /CSRwire/ - The Coca-Cola Company, HP Inc., Hewlett Packard Enterprise, IKEA and Unilever today in London launched a new collaboration, the Leadership Group for Responsible Recruitment, focused on promoting ethical recruitment and combating the exploitation of migrant workers...

Nearly 1,700 Companies Withdraw from North Carolina Events in Response to HB2

Posted: Apr 11, 2016 – 09:30 AM EST

WAYNE, PA, Apr. 11 /CSRwire/ - Today, in response to HB2, North Carolinas new law limiting anti-discrimination protections, the global community of nearly 1,700 Certified B Corporations announced it will relocate a cluster of October events out of North Carolina. Those events include...

JLL Named a 2016 World’s Most Ethical Company by the Ethisphere Institute for the Ninth Consecutive Year

Posted: Apr 11, 2016 – 09:00 AM EST

CHICAGO, Apr. 11 /CSRwire/ - Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated (NYSE: JLL) has been recognized by the Ethisphere Institute, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices, as a 2016 Worlds Most Ethical Company. This is the ninth year...

Multi-Industry Forum on Combating Forced Labor: April 5 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Posted: Mar 21, 2016 – 05:00 PM EST

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Mar. 21 /CSRwire/ - The Electronic Industry Citizenship Coalition (EICC), a nonprofit coalition of leading electronics companies dedicated to supply chain responsibility, today announced that it is co-convening a one-day, multi-industry forum in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on April 5 to examine...

Rockwell Automation Named a World’s Most Ethical Company by the Ethisphere Institute for the Eighth Year

Posted: Mar 07, 2016 – 08:00 AM EST

MILWAUKEE, Mar. 07 /CSRwire/ - The Ethisphere Institute has recognized Rockwell Automation, the worlds largest company dedicated to industrial automation and information, as a 2016 Worlds Most Ethical Company. This is the eighth time that Ethisphere, a global leader in advancing the standards...

New Training on Working with Government Officials Guides Private Foundation Staff to Stay in Compliance with the Law

Posted: Jan 21, 2016 – 11:30 AM EST

PALO ALTO, Calif., Jan. 21 /CSRwire/ - Today, a free, interactive training tool is available from Learn Foundation Law to help private foundation staff navigate the rules and regulations surrounding interactions with government officials. These regulations include the IRS tax rules and federal,...

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