The New Age of Control

Clark, Ken
October 2004
Chain Store Age;Oct2004, Vol. 80 Issue 10, p154
Trade Publication
Reveals that Tony Briggs, senior director of infrastructure for Best Buy Co. Inc., and Deborah Birnbach, a partner in the litigation practice at Testa, Hurwitz & Thibeault, pointed some compliance strategies on Sarbanes-Oxley Act during the Annual Leaders Exchange in Dallas, Texas, organized by the Retail Industry Leaders Association. Information on the three key areas that the auditors will look at; Explanation on the vendor contract termination; Description of Briggs on Best Buy's compliance process. INSET: In Their Words: CEOs on SOA.


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