Sarbanes-Oxley

Sarbanes-Oxley

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Instructions You have been assigned to train new consultants on the impact of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 on financial reporting and internal control. Research SOX on the Internet and prepare a 1-2 page handout for use in a training session with the new consultants. Make sure to address the following key points in the handout: •What is the goal of SOX? •What provisions of the act help ensure that the goal is achieved? Discuss at least three major sections of the Act, such as Section 404. •Are there any parts of the Act that you find particularly important? Why?