The Backdating Fallout Begins

Moriarty, George B.
October 2006
Investment Dealers' Digest;10/16/2006, Vol. 72 Issue 39, p2
Trade Publication
The author reflects on the issue regarding the backdating scandal of several U.S. companies during 2006. Due to their role of backdating, several executives stepped down from their positions. According to the author, the backdating scandal might give fodder to those who would argue on the need less regulation on the business sector of the country.


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