New York Labor and Employment Breakfast Briefing: Current Human Resources, Compliance and Litigation Trends Regarding the Sarbanes-Oxley Act

Peter E. Welch, President and Founder of and
New York, New YorkThe Cornell Club
Some Topics: A brief introduction to SOX, the historical context in which it arose, and the statute's central objectives; An auditor's experience of applying SOX 404 to the HR function; A discussion of the legal risks of suboptimal SOX compliance, including an analysis of recent judicial and administrative decisions, and pending legislative proposals