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SEC Regulations: Walmart

Describe the processes used in the Walmart organization in compliance with SEC regulations. I would also like to know where to get such information. Please use at least one reference.

Please provide your opinion based on facts.

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The most important process that Wal-Mart uses to comply with SEC is to make SEC filings in accordance to the law. A sample of these filings can be examined at: http://finance.yahoo.com/q/sec?s=WMT
This page gives a list of 8K and 10Q filings made by Wal-Mart with SEC.

Consider the financial Information: The finance department in Wal-Mart prepares the financial information and statements required by the SEC like the income statement, balance sheet and cash flow statements.

Wal-Mart is then required to give a description of the management discussion and analysis of financial statements, more disclosures, controls and procedures and other information as required under part B. It is necessary to ...

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This answer discusses in about 440 words how Wal-Mart is compliant with SEC in terms of finances and management decisions.