TITLE

CRITICIZING THE CRITICS: SARBANES-OXLEY AND QUACK CORPORATE GOVERNANCE

AUTHOR(S)
Robert Brown, Jr., J.
PUB. DATE
December 2006
SOURCE
Marquette Law Review;Winter2006, Vol. 90 Issue 2, p309
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides information on the Sarbanes-Oxley Act (SOX) in the U.S. The Act aims to improve corporate disclosure by increasing the gatekeeper function of accounting firms as well as to intensify top officials and board directors' supervisory role. According to the author, SOX was acquired in a political hustle and separated by scandal and its effect may become clear enough and susceptible to isolation that allows assessment.
ACCESSION #
24003921

 

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