Frank Bold

Legal services

Brno, Jihomoravsky kraj

Czech Republic

en.frankbold.org

About Frank Bold

Frank Bold is a CEE region purpose-driven law firm with offices in Brno, Prague, Ostrava, Krakow, and Brussels. It was founded in 1995, and its staff of 50 serves more than 200 clients a year.

Frank Bold has the largest public law team in the Czech Republic. It operates in the fields of science, research, and innovation and specialises in energy law and promotes renewable sources of energy. It provides legal protection for companies and citizens from unauthorised interventions by the state. It helps companies meet and develop their values and visions. The firm engages in the creation and adoption of legislation in the CEE and EU countries. As a member of the Expert Committee of the European Commission, Frank Bold took part in drafting the EU directive for non-financial reporting. In the Czech Republic, the firm helps the state and municipalities implement the principles of good government and helps people know and use their civil rights.

Frank Bold Advokáti, s.r.o. (Frank Bold Lawyers, Ltd.) combines business with socially valuable objectives and the firm is involved in solving current social challenges in areas such as the responsibility of companies (the Purpose of the Corporation Project), system corruption (the Reconstruction of the State), and climate change litigation.

In our activities, we have always sought to bring benefit to companies. We want our innovative approach to business to be recognised. We find the B Corp certification trustworthy and inspirational.

The Change We Seek®

Frank Bold’s aim is to prove that business and the good can work together and to help other companies take a shared responsibility for the social and business environment they operate in.

Frank Bold vision is a free society whose members feel a shared responsibility for public affairs, including the state of the planet Earth, and where everyone can pursue personal happiness. Frank Bold uses the law to ensure that both the current and future generations can live in such a society.

What makes us a better company?

B Impact Report

Certified since: 

February 2016
Summary:

Company Score

Median Score*

Environment

Environment

The Environment section of the Assessment evaluates a company's environmental performance through its facilities; materials, resource, and energy use; and emissions. Where applicable, it also considers a company's transportation/distribution channels and environmental impact of its supply chain. This section also measures whether a company's products or services are designed to solve an environmental issue, including products that aid in the provision of renewable energy, conserve resources, reduce waste, promote land/wildlife conservation, prevent toxic/hazardous substance or pollution, or educate, measure, or consult to solve environmental problems.

11
7
Workers

Workers

The Worker section of the survey assesses the company's relationship with its workforce. This section measures how the company treats its workers through compensation, benefits, training, and ownership opportunities provided to workers. It also focuses on the overall work environment within the company through management/worker communication, job flexibility and corporate culture, and worker health and safety practices.

24
18
Customers

Customers

The Customers section of the Assessment measures the impact a company has on its customers. The section focuses on whether a company sells products or services that promote public benefit, and if those products/services are targeted towards serving underserved populations. Questions in this section will measure whether a company's product or service is designed to solve a social or environmental issue (e.g. improves health, preserves environment or creates economic opportunity to individuals or communities, promotes the arts/sciences, or increases the flow of capital to purpose-driven enterprises).

1
N/A
Community

Community

The Community section of the survey assesses a company's impact on its community. The Community section evaluates a company's supplier relations, diversity, and involvement in the local community. The section also measures the company's practices and policies around community service and charitable giving. In addition, this section includes if a company's product or service is designed to solve a social issue, including access to basic services, health, education, economic opportunity, arts, and increasing the flow of capital to purpose-driven enterprises.

50
17
Governance

Governance

The Governance section of the Assessment evaluates a company's accountability and transparency. The section focuses on the company's mission, stakeholder engagement, and overall transparency of the company's practices and policies.

10
6
Overall B Score
96
55

80 out of 200 is eligible for certification

*Of all businesses that have completed the B Impact Assessment

*Median scores will not add up to overall

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