Code of Ethical Standards

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Code of Ethical Standards In response to corporate scandals in 2000 and 2001, the U.S. Congress enacted legislation to help prevent lapses in internal control. This legislation, referred to as the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 (SOX) . One result of SOX was to clarify top management's responsibility for the
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Unformatted text preview: company's financial statements. In addition, top managers must certify that the company maintains an adequate system of internal controls to safeguard the company's assets and ensure accurate financial reports....
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