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Business Ethics BA417, BA717

What is Sarbanes-Oxley?

"An act to protect investors by improving the accuracy and reliability of corporate disclosures made pursuant to the securities laws, and for other purposes."

This legislation, enacted in response to a series of corporate financial scandals, helps protect against fraud and maintains a standard of ethics and corporate responsibility.

View the original text of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 here. (PDF)

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