Fordham Law

Congressman Oxley Addresses Security of U.S. Economy at Fordham Event

September 27, 2006

Congressman Michael G. Oxley presented the Sixth Annual Albert A. DeStefano lecture at Fordham Law School on Monday, September 25, 2006. Oxley (R-Ohio), Chairman of the House Committee on Financial Services, co-authored the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002, which provided new and enhanced standards governing corporate responsibility and financial disclosure. 

The Albert A. DeStefano Lecture is presented by the Fordham Center for Corporate, Securities and Financial Law and made possible through the generosity of Becker Ross, LLP.

The Center presented Oxley with a citation recognizing his outstanding contributions in the area of corporate law.  Pictured, from left to right: Professor Jill Fisch, T.J. Maloney Chair in Business Law and Director, of the Fordham Center for Corporate, Securities and Financial Law; Paul Soden '68, member of the Center's Board of Advisors; Dean William Michael Treanor; and Oxley.