INVESTORS OPPOSE SOX REFORMTwo thirds of investors would be concerned about any easing of Sarbanes-Oxley rules, according to a national survey by the Center for Audit Quality, released in conjunction with the five-year anniversary of the legislation.
The organization, which is affiliated with the American Institute of CPAs, took a poll of 1,000 investors around the country to find out how they felt about recent efforts to relax some of the requirements of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act, which was passed in the wake of accounting scandals at Enron, WorldCom and other high-profile companies.
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