Nike will not publish it’s Annual CSR Report

Source: Nike, 16 October 2002

California Ruling Means Nike Will Not Release Annual Corporate Responsibility Report Nike, Inc. today (14/10) asked the U.S. Supreme Court to review an unprecedented California Supreme Court ruling that effectively does away with First Amendment protection for companies and organizations >>> read more

Positive environmental management can lead to improved shareholder value

Source: , 15 October 2002

A new report from the Rose Foundation for Communities & Environment titled "The Environmental Fiduciary: The Case for Incorporating Environmental Factors into Portfolio Management Practices" documents how environmental risk and liabilities can be a drag on shareholder value, while positive >>> read more

Domini Principal and KLD Founder Says SRI’s "Time Has Come"

Source: KLD, 10 October 2002

Domini Social Investments LLC, manager of the Domini Social Equity Fund (NASDQ: DSEFX), announced today that Steven D. Lydenberg, a principal of the firm, has published an article entitled, "Envisioning Socially Responsible Investing: A Model for 2006," in the October >>> read more

New study shows good corporate citizenship pays off

Source: AGSM, 9 October 2002

Companies that are good corporate citizens are more likely to be better financial performers, according to a new study by AGSM’s Dr Marc Orlitzky to be published soon. The wide-ranging study to be published in the international journal Organization Studies >>> read more

UK survey of verification of reports finds ethical dilemma

Source: ERM, 7 October 2002

Corporate environmental and social reports are playing an increasingly vital role in building trust between companies and their stakeholders. ERM’s latest survey reveals that leading firms are beginning to question what they really want from verification. In the absence of >>> read more

GRI update October 2002

Source: Global Reporting Initiative, 4 October 2002

October update of The Global Reporting Initiative (GRI). NEW CEO, NEW TEAM, NEW HEADQUARTERS Ernst Ligteringen has been named as the new Chief Executive of the Global Reporting Initiative. His appointment was announced by GRI on 3 October, following approval >>> read more