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Campaign Contribution Limits Increased For The 2019–2020 US Election Cycle
Federal and state election authorities have increased campaign contribution limits for the 2019–2020 election cycles in the United States.
United States
20 Mar 2019
Political Activity Related To This Year's US Elections: Pitfalls To Avoid
This year's US presidential election has drawn the attention of voters across the country as well as people around the world.
United States
6 Sep 2016
Campaign Finance In The Wake Of The US Supreme Court’s McCutcheon Decision
In a significant campaign finance decision, the Supreme Court struck down one of the key limits on federal campaign contributions.
United States
9 Apr 2014
Illinois Senate Passes Expansive Corporate Income Tax Disclosure Legislation; Illinois House Of Representatives May Consider Next Week
The Illinois Senate has advanced legislation that requires publicly traded companies to make certain tax information subject to public disclosure.
United States
3 Dec 2012
Illinois Amends Campaign Finance Law To Address Independent Expenditures By "Super PACs"
Illinois Governor Pat Quinn recently approved amendments to the state’s campaign finance law.
United States
7 Aug 2012
New Illinois Laws Enact Sweeping Changes to Campaign Finance, Ethics, Public Records, Lobbying and Procurement Requirements
Entities doing business with the Illinois state government or with local governments in Illinois should be aware of several new laws related to campaign finance, ethics, public records, lobbying and procurement that are effective in 2010. In short, the laws and changes are as follows:
United States
12 Jan 2010
SEC Joins State and Local Governments in Considering Regulation of Investment Adviser Activities Related to Government Plans
In response to investigations into alleged corrupt practices involving the use of placement agents with respect to public pension funds, retirement systems and other government fund entities, both the Illinois legislature and the New York State Comptroller took action in April of this year to restrict the use of placement agents.
United States
16 Oct 2009
Changes to US Municipal Bond Market Continuing Disclosure Rules Effective July 1
July 1, 2009, marks the arrival of a significantly different continuing disclosure regime for the US municipal bond market.
United States
2 Jul 2009
Sweeping Pension System Reforms Adopted in Illinois; Bans on Pension System Placement Agents and Lobbyists in New York
April 2009 saw the adoption of sweeping pension system reforms in Illinois and New York State that will have a significant effect on investment advisers, managers and consultants.
United States
1 May 2009
Treasury Department Issues Guidance on Build America Bonds
On April 3, 2009, the Treasury Department released Notice 2009-26, which provides guidance on the “Build America Bond” provisions of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009.
United States
16 Apr 2009
Illinois Governor Pat Quinn Rescinds Executive Order Banning Certain Illinois Campaign Contributions
Illinois Governor Pat Quinn rescinded controversial Executive Order No. 3 (2008), issued by former Governor Rod R. Blagojevich.
United States
16 Apr 2009
IRS Initiates Compliance Check on Governmental Bond Financings
On January 26, 2009, the US Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Tax Exempt Bond Office (TEB) sent questionnaires to 200 governmental issuers that issued tax-exempt bonds in calendar year 2005 asking for detailed information about their compliance and record-retention procedures and practices.
United States
3 Feb 2009
New Illinois Campaign Contribution and Registration Requirements May Affect Investment Funds and Managers
Two new procurement and campaign contribution regulations, P.A. 95-971 (the "New Ethics Law") and Executive Order No. 3 (2008) (the "Executive Order"), are in effect in Illinois as of January 1, 2009.
United States
3 Feb 2009
Registration Deadline Nears for Illinois State Contractors and Bidders Subject to Strict New Campaign Contribution and Registration Requirements
Two new procurement and campaign contribution regulations are in effect in Illinois as of January 1, 2009.
United States
27 Jan 2009
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