What is sarbanes-oxley certification?

Answer The Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 requires that the principal executive or financial officer of a corporation certify that the corporation's financial reports are true and valid before the corporation... Read More »

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What Is Sarbanes-Oxley?

In 2002, Congress enacted Sarbanes-Oxley, a federal law named for the two congressmen who crafted the legislation--Sen. Paul Sarbanes, a Maryland Democrat, and Rep. Michael Oxley, an Ohio Republica... Read More »

What is Sarbanes-Oxley law?

The Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 set up reforms to enhance corporate responsibility and financial disclosures for the purpose of preventing corporate and accounting fraud. The law was a response to c... Read More »

Who is the Sarbanes-Oxley Act named after?

The Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 was named after the two lawmakers who sponsored the the legislation: democratic Senator Paul Sarbanes from Maryland and republican State Representative Michael Oxley ... Read More »

Who passed Sarbanes Oxley act?

In 2003, Congress passed the Sarbanes Oxley Act in response to a rash of corporate financial scandals, the most notable being the Enron debacle. President George W. Bush signed the act into law.Sou... Read More »