What does the Sarbanes Oxley act do?

Hey everyone, Can someonegive me a basic but detailed definition of the

Sarbanes Oxly Act please? Thank you.

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  • 10 years ago
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    The act passed in 2002 was a response to the fraud act perpetrated by many public companies. The bill, know as SOX, added criminal penalties, additional oversight, additional accounting practices, and additional board responsibilities to avoid any future recurrences.

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