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Clifford Chance

Clifford Chance


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Sustainable digital finance

Here are our five recommendations for policymakers to ensure that the UK retains its leadership in sustainable digital finance, while meeting its international obligations and other applicable targets


ESG: Trends to watch in 2022

We explore the eight ESG trends that we think will help shape the year ahead


UK Government imposes mandatory climate-related financial disclosure on large UK businesses

The requirements expected to come into force on 6 April 2022


Latest Podcast


The Climate Lawyer: Climate Meets Venture Capital (with Rich Kim & Mona Alsubaei)

There's no path to net zero without innovation, and nobody knows innovation like venture capital. What does it mean to be a climate VC investor? Find out in the fourth episode 'The Climate Lawyer', where host Richard Kim (counsel, Düsseldorf) is joined by Mona Alsubaei, a member of the investment team at Union Square Ventures (USV) and specialist in climate tech investing.

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Latest Video

Proptech Bytes - ESG and Sustainability

In the latest of our vlogs designed to give you a short explainer on the key terms and trends within proptech. Guy Grainger, Global Head of ESG Services and Sustainability at JLL, shares his thoughts on the importance of proptech in tracking the progress and implementation of our ESG strategies and goals.  

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Delivering a Trade and Climate Agenda

Clifford Chance has collaborated with the World Economic Forum on the publication, Delivering a Trade and Climate Agenda. The report finds that while businesses are actively pursuing emissions reductions, action on trade policy can help accelerate this shift. The report outlines eight ways in which trade policy can help businesses accelerate the transition to net-zero.

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Upcoming events


Webinar: Tech, Talk & Lunch [In German]

The EU is currently creating a comprehensive legal framework, particularly in the areas of digital platforms, data economy and artificial intelligence.  Is your company sufficiently prepared? In our new online series "Tech, Talk & Lunch", specialists from our German Tech Group provide exclusive insights and show examples of where companies are likely to need to take action.

During our first event on 21 March 2023, Dr Michael Kümmel (Senior Associate, Tech/Digital) and Dr Nicolas Hohn-Hein (Senior Associate, IP/IT) will address compliance issues regarding the legally compliant use of artificial intelligence ("AI") in companies. Other dates will focus on the new European Unified Patent Court (April 25, 2023) and EU Health Data Spaces (June 13, 2023).