Search the Archive

Economy / Corporate Scandals / Waksal / Enron #707844

NBC Evening News for Monday, Aug 12, 2002
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws. For any such use, please visit NBC NEWS Archives XPRESS.

(Studio: Brian Williams) Stock Market Report.

(New York: Anne Thompson) The corporate accountability requirement for CEOs to certify their financial statements featured; details given about former ImClone CEO Sam Waksal††’s day in court; courtroom sketches shown. [WAKSAL – says he looks forward to addressing the charges in the appropriate forum.] [INVESTOR – says he doesn’t trust the people behind the stock market.] [Duke University School of Law James COX†, Thomson First Call Chuck HILL†- comment on the new requirement.]

(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Dallas: Jim Cummins) The anger of former Enron employees over a cap placed on their severance pay featured; details given of severance pay to former Enron executives Kenneth Lay††, Jeffrey Skilling†† and Andrew Fastow††. [Former Enron employees Eric BOOTH†, John MOORE†, two other EMPLOYEES - express disgust at the deal.]

Cummins, Jim;
Thompson, Anne;
Williams, Brian

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.