Corporate leaders demand public governance action

Last week, we witnessed a relevant example of public involvement by the corporate community, in controversial social and governance issues, despite potential negative business and/or political repercussions for them. 145 corporate leaders sent a letter to the US Senate urging it "to stand with the American public and take action on gun safety" by expanding background checks on all gun sales and strengthening guns laws to allow courts to issue life-saving extreme … Continue reading Corporate leaders demand public governance action

Reinforcing the ethical culture in the legal profession through the “Estándar Ético de la Abogacía”

In a recent event organized by the Instituto Nacional de Transparencia, Acceso a la Información y Protección de Datos Personales (INAI), I heard Jose Octavio Lopez Presa, President of the Comité Coordinador del Sistema Nacional Anticorrupción mentioned an interesting initiative that I was not aware of, which is addressed to lawyers and consists in publicly adhering to an ethics … Continue reading Reinforcing the ethical culture in the legal profession through the “Estándar Ético de la Abogacía”