TITLE

SOX May Temper Call for New Legislation

AUTHOR(S)
Duca, Christopher
PUB. DATE
December 2008
SOURCE
NACD Directorship;Dec2008/Jan2009, Vol. 34 Issue 6, p74
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author comments on issues related to the Sarbanes-Oxley Act (SOX) in the U.S. According to the author, a call for new legislation mandating increased transparency and expanding the rights of investors may be tempered by the sweeping corporate governance measures of the SOX. The author states that the law expanded shareholder rights and brought more accountability to directors, officers and the corporation's gatekeepers.
ACCESSION #
35905122

 

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