30-2016 issued on March 14, Commissioner Kim Henares said previously issued regulations mandate payment of taxes for donations received before or after the campaign period, hence will not be deductible as political contribution
on the part of the donor.
fail because the decision to make a political contribution
Clearly, companies planning on contracting with states and local governments must have a political contribution
compliance program in place.
A clear example that fit with our model is given by the alleged political contribution
offered by a domestic supermarket chain in favor of a political candidate running for the presidency in Mexico.
As the law firm Venable explains in a recent alert on the rule to clients, the "cornerstone" of the new regulatory framework under the SEC's pay-to-play rule is a "two-year ban on investment advisors receiving any compensation for providing advisory services to a government entity if the advisor or one of its 'covered associates' makes a non-exempt political contribution
to a public official or candidate who can influence the award of advisory business.
Ethics Commission President Gil Garcetti was fined $1,000 on Tuesday for what was described as an inadvertent political contribution
to the 2005 campaign of his son, council President Eric Garcetti.
Although the concept of political contribution
incentives has been around for decades, the programs have been subject to surprisingly little scholarly study.
In addition, Sears has hired a senior executive compliance officer to review the company's political contribution
STEVE Bing is in yet more legal hot water - this time over a political contribution
Under the rule, a municipal bond firm or dealer is barred from transacting any municipal bond business with any city or town within a two-year period after any political contribution
to any official of the municipality by such a firm, firm-controlled PAC, or finance professional of the firm.
The expanded feature will now check contribution databases and alert if an employee did not receive clearance prior to making a political contribution
or contributed a different amount than approved.
State registered advisors are currently exempt from the political contribution