Corporate greed and corruption has changed the face of American business forever. Consumer confidence has spiraled down and the bottom is unforeseen. Corporate greed was the primary factor in the downfall of Enron, Global Crossing and MCI WorldCom. The governing bodies, the Securities and Exchange Commission also known as the SEC, the Senate, NASD and other powers that be has decided that enough is enough. In 2002, the Senate introduced the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002. This new law impacts CPA's, CPA firms auditing public firms, publicly traded firms and their employees, lawyers, brokers, dealers, investment bankers and financial analysts who work for or have as clients as publicly traded companies. This law has established a New Public Company Accounting... [continues]
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