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Lobbying Campaign Finance Reform

Union of B.C. Municipalities Push for Campaign Finance and Lobbying Reform

by Bennett Jones LLP on

The Union of British Columbia Municipalities (UBCM) held their annual convention between September 25 and September 28, 2017, discussing several policies and reforms, including election and lobbying reform at the municipal...more

CEOs, Politics and the Law: Guidelines for a New Era in Corporate Social Speech

by Perkins Coie on

In recent weeks, America’s CEOs have spoken out on social issues like never before, placing the business community firmly within the national debate. Likewise, companies are feeling internal and external pressures to...more

France Reforms Lobbying Rules: Government to Impose Criminal Penalties

by Latham & Watkins LLP on

Significant changes in the lobbying rules will implicate both individuals and entities that may not consider themselves as primarily lobbyists. Key Points: ..Lobbyists must comply with particularly constraining...more

New York State Announces Broad Set of Ethics and Campaign-Finance Reforms

by Genova Burns LLC on

Late last week, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo and State legislative leaders announced agreement on a broad set of ethics and campaign-finance reforms focused on increased disclosure, transparency, and public trust....more

Decision 2016: Is Your Company Ready?

by Perkins Coie on

The 2016 election season is fast approaching. As companies begin to plan their political participation for the coming year, government affairs staff and compliance counsel should closely consider whether there are any...more

Minnesota Lobbyist Disbursement Reports — Due January 15, 2016

In accordance with the Minnesota Campaign Finance and Public Disclosure Act, each lobbyist who registers with the Minnesota Campaign Finance and Public Disclosure Board must periodically disclose the total amount of money...more

Recent Settlements Signal Increased Political Law Enforcement by Government Officials

by K&L Gates LLP on

The U.S. government reached settlements with two federal lobbyist registrants recently in what appears to signal increased enforcement of political activity laws. On August 28, 2015, the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the...more

"Significant Changes to Oklahoma's Campaign Finance, Lobbying and Gift Laws"

Significant changes to Oklahoma's campaign finance, lobbying and gift laws and rules recently went into effect. Below, please find a summary of these changes....more

Lobbying, Campaign Finance and Ethics – What Are the New Risks and Pitfalls for Corporations?

by King & Spalding on

Presentation Outline: • Introduction • At the Federal Level ? Lobbying ? Campaign Finance ? Ethics • In the States ? Key Developments in California, the District of Columbia, Georgia, New York, North...more

Washington Insight: Corporate Lobbyist's Toolkit - January 2013

by King & Spalding on

In This Issue: - Making Decisions on Corporate Campaign Expenditures - What’s in Store in Congresson Campaign Finance Reform? - DC Circuit Reversed Van Hollen. Players Changed Tactics to Avoid Disclosure. ...more

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