In her regular column on corporate governance issues, Holly Gregory explores corporate social responsibility issues that are likely to gain attention in the 2014 proxy season and provides guidance for boards on their oversight of corporate social responsibility strategies.

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Every day, we make decisions based on ratings, from the cars we drive and appliances we buy, to the restaurants we eat at and movie we see. Increasingly over the past few years, the theory has been that investors too could be persuaded by so-called green ratings for corporate sustainability. That has led to a…

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Ten years ago, if you were to ask American CPAs about corporate sustainability practices, your questions would most likely be met with blank stares, if not downright skepticism. That’s changed. Today’s CPAs know you don’t have to be an environmental zealot in order to evangelize for sustainable business practices. In fact, in a few years,…

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