TITLE

THE NEW FEDERAL REGULATION OF CORPORATE GOVERNANCE

AUTHOR(S)
Fisch, Jill E.
PUB. DATE
September 2004
SOURCE
Harvard Journal of Law & Public Policy;Fall2004, Vol. 28 Issue 1, p39
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the implications of the increasing federal regulation of corporate governance for director independence, executive composition, and the role of board committees in the U.S. in light of the Sarbanes-Oxley law. Arguments against increased regulation; Provisions of the Sarbanes-Oxley law; Effect of federal regulation of existing state regulation of corporations.
ACCESSION #
15864577

 

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