TITLE

AOL Time Warner fights back on US accounting probe

PUB. DATE
August 2002
SOURCE
Music Week;8/3/2002, Issue 30, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Deals with the statement issued by AOL Time Warner Chief Executive Officer Richard Parsons to defend his company's accounting and financial practices in line with the probe launched by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission into the company. Actions that AOL will take to promote financial transparency and clarity in relation to its investors; Debt problem of Vivendi Universal.
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7199142

 

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