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Why do we use IMDS? How will it impact you?

By AIAG, Thursday, August 24, 2017 3:06 PM

This year’s IMDS & Product Chemical Compliance Conference addresses those questions and many more, with a focus on the evolution of the International Material Data System (IMDS), and the specific reasons we use this global reporting tool. A member of the IMDS Steering Committee will be onsite to share further information on new enhancements for IMDS.

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Supplier Input Needed for Energy Benchmarking Project

By AIAG, Thursday, August 24, 2017 3:04 PM

Climate change ranks among the biggest threats facing our planet. The Paris Agreement on climate change is unprecedented in its scope, will define the global economy of the 21st century, and has immediate impact on businesses around the world according to We Mean Business Coalition.

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Treasury Department Levies Significant Penalty over Sanction Violations

By AIAG, Thursday, August 24, 2017 2:27 PM

On July 20, 2017, the U.S. Treasury Department’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) penalized a U.S. gas and oil company $2 million for allegedly violating sanctions with Russia.

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Developing an Anti-Human Trafficking Compliance Program

By Carla Kalogeridis, Thursday, August 24, 2017 2:02 PM

As the reality of human trafficking and modern slavery continue to make headlines around the world, automotive manufacturers and their supply chains are operating with heightened awareness. At AIAG’s 2017 Corporate Responsibility Summit, Michael R. Littenberg, partner in the securities and public companies practice group at Ropes & Gray, provided attendees with an overview of the challenges as well as updates on how governments and corporations are doing their part to combat the problem.

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