Stephen Falanga


  • Sarbanes-Oxley Rule Revisions Announced
    Thursday, February 1, 2007
    Stated goal is to ease compliance burdens, particularly on smaller public companies, but questions remain if the revisions go far enough.
  • Saturday, July 1, 2006
    With the passage of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act in 2002 1 ("Sarbanes-Oxley") , a new era of corporate responsibility and accountability for public corporations was born. In many respects, however, the passage of Sarbanes-Oxley was not a watershed event for banking institutions, whether public or private, which were already subject to a multitude of regulatory...
  • Monday, May 1, 2006
    Editor: Tom, please tell our readers about your role as in-house counsel. What is the nature of your company's business, and what types of legal issues typically arise in the industry? Sparno: I serve as Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary of Evenflo Company, Inc., with responsibility for all legal affairs of the company. I...