2023 Harold Ford Lecture

"Corporate Governance – Big Ideas and Debates?" presented by The Hon. Justice Michelle Gordon AC, High Court of Australia

Date: 24 May 2023

Recent events and debates in and outside Australia about corporate governance may be seen as suggesting that company directors, and the laws which govern their work, are facing new and different challenges. Many of those debates have been framed by reference to environmental, social, and governance (ESG) issues and arguably challenge traditional conceptions of corporate governance. What can Australia learn from these debates legally, practically, and commercially?

View a video recording of the lecture here.

View a Justice Gordon's paper here.