SOX Compliance Requires Special Attention When Outsourcing
Published: 16 June 2006
Teri N Hollander,
Three years into the Sarbanes-Oxley Act, companies have adapted to these financial reporting regulations, but they remain confused about some aspects of compliance. Use this report to update your understanding of SOX requirements when outsourcing business processes.
Table Of Contents
- The SOX Story So Far
- SOX and Outsourcing
- What to Do When SOX Applies
- SAS 70 and Process Standards
- What Else to Include
- Additional Recommendations
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