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Reminder: Illinois Pay-To-Play Registration Updates Are Due Quarterly
The next quarterly update for state contractors that is required under the Illinois pay-to-play law is due August 14, 2019.
United States
16 Aug 2019
PACs And Other Committees Must Comply With Updates To The FEC's Password System
As discussed in our November 29, 2018 mailing, the FEC rolled out changes to its Electronic Filing Password Assignment System, requiring PACs and other committees' passwords to have two-factor authentication.
United States
25 Jul 2019
Proposed Bill Would Expand Political Communications Ban For Foreign Nationals
On June 25, the Preventing Adversaries Internationally from Disbursing Advertising Dollars Act (the bill) was introduced in the U.S. Senate.
United States
25 Jul 2019
D.C. Circuit Upholds Federal Pay-To-Play Rule
On June 18, 2019, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit dismissed a challenge to FINRA pay-to-play Rule 2030 brought by the New York Republican State Committee and the Tennessee Republican Party.
United States
8 Jul 2019
Two Additional Presidential Candidates Subject To Federal Pay-To-Play Rules
In a recent mailing we noted that the following Democratic presidential candidates are covered under federal pay-to-play rules (i.e., SEC 206(4)-5, MSRB G-37, CFTC 23.451 and FINRA 2030) because they are currently elected state or local officials running for federal office:
7 Jun 2019
An Update For Financial Institutions On Presidential Candidates Covered Under Federal Pay-To-Play Rules
Financial institutions and their employees may be subject to the following federal pay-to-play rules: SEC Rule 206(4)-5 for investment advisers; CFTC Rule 23.451
16 May 2019
New York Governor Signs Bill Closing ‘LLC Loophole'
On January 24, 2019, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed a bill closing the "LLC loophole," as discussed in our January 22, 2019 mailing.
United States
4 Feb 2019
New York State Bill To Close ‘LLC Loophole' Awaits Governor's Signature
On January 14, 2019, the New York state legislature passed A. 776 (the bill), which is designed to close the "LLC loophole" in state campaign contribution laws ...
United States
30 Jan 2019
New Hampshire Moves To Require Corporations To Register As PACs; New York Codifies Placement Agent Ban
The New Hampshire Office of the Attorney General recently has indicated that, going forward, it will interpret state campaign finance law to require certain corporations making contributions in the state to register...
5 Nov 2018
Recent Political Law Developments In Missouri And Maine
The Commission recently promulgated emergency rules that, among other things, require federal PACs participating in Missouri elections to register, report and comply with requirements similar to those applicable...
United States
4 Sep 2018
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