TITLE

Options Backdating: Plenty to Worry About

AUTHOR(S)
Armao, Joseph; Raskin, Kenneth
PUB. DATE
October 2006
SOURCE
Investment Dealers' Digest;10/30/2006, Vol. 72 Issue 41, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides tips for CFOs to determine if their company is at risk for stock options backdating. CFOS must look closely at all written stock option plan documents and board policies regarding options. Internal review of stock options practices must be initiated immediately. CFOS should determine if a restatement of financial statements and revised public disclosures are needed in consultation with outside auditors.
ACCESSION #
22924784

 

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