• Lifting the Veil of Sarbanes-Oxley: Revelations Through December 1, 2002
  • May 6, 2003
  • Law Firm: Jackson Walker L.L.P. - Dallas Office
  • On July 30, 2002 President Bush signed the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 (H.R. 3763) (the "SOB") intended to protect investors by improving the accuracy and reliability of corporate disclosures made pursuant to the securities laws. This is the "tough new corporate fraud SOB" being trumpeted by the politicians and in the media. Among other things, the SOB amends the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (the "1934 Act") and the Securities Act of 1933 (the "1933 Act").