Sarbanes-Oxley Act (SOA) Compliance
- COMPANIES TOLD TO PULL THEIR SOX UP. Hawser, Anita // Global Finance;Sep2004, Vol. 18 Issue 8, p4
Urges companies to comply with provisions of the Sarbanes-Oxley law, which requires them to improve corporate governance. Comparison between American companies' and European companies' awareness of the law; Need to come up with real-time financial reports; Amount publicly listed U.S....
- Study Suggests Sarbanes-Oxley Should Kick Start Tech. // Credit Union Journal;3/15/2004, Vol. 8 Issue 11, p22
Reports on a study conducted by TowerGroup on the compliance of financial institutions to the financial reporting requirements of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act. Role of information technology in helping financial institutions comply with the Act; Key provisions of the Act.
- SOX: Five years of headaches. Brodkin, Jon // Network World;7/30/2007, Vol. 24 Issue 29, p1
The article discusses the impact of the Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) Act, a law which requires corporations to have systems for the internal reporting of misconduct, on the information technology (IT) industry in the U.S. It is stated that the law's financial-control requirements have resulted to the...
- Fiduciary Principles: Corporate Responsibilities to Stakeholders. Atherton, Susan C.; Blodgett, Mark S.; Atherton, Charles A. // Journal of Religion & Business Ethics;2010, Vol. 2 Issue 1, preceding p1
The article analyzes the restrictions of corporate responsibilities to stakeholders. It states that corporate governance reforms programs beginning in 2002 that were created to increase financial disclosure and responsibility. However, the legislation is insufficient to restore public trust in...
- In Pursuit of Compliance. Gibbens, Barb // Windows IT Pro;Feb2005, Vol. 11 Issue 2, p31
Focuses on the impact of the Sarbanes Oxley Act (SOX) on enterprise information technology professionals in the U.S. Coverage of the Act; Compliance requirements; Assertion on the rising trend in the use of ChangeManager for Active Directory, a vital aspect of SOX compliance.
- The Year of Compliance, Part 1. Imhoff, Claudia // DM Review;Jan2004, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p40
Focuses on the role of business intelligence environments in Sarbanes-Oxley Act compliance by companies in the U.S. Purpose of the law; Requirements imposed by the law concerning financial reporting; Information technology prerequisites for the creation of an environment that fosters validity...
- Survey finds most companies have not budgeted for Sarbanes-Oxley compliance. // Corporate Board;Jan/Feb2004, Vol. 25 Issue 144, p28
Presents the results of a survey on liability and litigation in the U.S. Failure of some companies to have an official budget for Sarbanes-Oxley compliance; Estimates of expected Sarbanes-Oxley spending; Projects that are being cut to meet the compliance.
- User Provisioning Key to Clean SOX. Mimoso, Michael S. // Information Security;May2005, Vol. 8 Issue 5, p18
Discusses a study conducted by Aberdeen Group in 2005, which revealed that role of user provisioning in the compliance of business enterprises to the Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) Act of 2002. Information on SOX compliance; Need of enterprises in the deployment of user provisioning; Views of respondents...
- The burden of compliance sees finance professionals seeking out new software. Baker, Carol // Credit Control;2005, Vol. 26 Issue 1, p6
Reports that the burden of compliance with the Sarbanes-Oxley Act in the U.S. has compelled companies to seek out novel software. Efforts of software vendors to exploit the fear factor associated with the Sarbanes-Oxley; Survey results concerning information technology implementation of U.S....