Neil Goldenberg


Articles:

  • Friday, June 1, 2007
    It's been almost three years since the original implementation date for U.S. public companies to adopt the provisions over internal control assessments of Sarbanes-Oxley Section 404 (SOx404), and the SEC is now finalizing guidance for management for the first time. While the guidance is useful to all U.S. public filers, it is particularly important for...
  • Friday, December 1, 2006
    Following a flurry of meetings earlier this year, the SEC and PCAOB have spent the last few months drawing up plans to make it easier for smaller public companies to comply with SOx 404.
  • Sunday, October 1, 2006
    Editor: What developments have we seen in 2006 that affect SOX 404 requirements, and what other changes can we expect?
  • Thursday, June 1, 2006
    The SEC on May 17 announced their plans for smaller companimes and their auditors in implementing Section 404 relating to the effectiveness of internal controls. The Commission moved quickly in defining the next steps. This announcement comes only one week after a public roundtable discussing the second-year experiences of those who have reported under...
  • Friday, July 1, 2005
    After much anticipation and a lot of management angst, the first assessments of internal control effectiveness have been filed by public companies as required by Section 404 of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act (SOx 404). And what are the results of these reports?
  • Saturday, January 1, 2005
    Editor: As one of your firm's leaders, you play a major role in the way in which your firm addresses issues arising under Sarbanes-Oxley. Your firm has demonstrated an extraordinary commitment to helping corporate counsel understand the role of the accounting profession in the post-Sarbanes-Oxley world and how they can work with auditors to assure...
  • Friday, October 1, 2004
    Editor: For publicly traded companies, Sarbanes-Oxley's provision on internal controls over financial reporting, Section 404, is crucial. How has management reacted to the requirements of Section 404?