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- Managers' money flows to Clinton. Limbacher, Patricia B. // Pensions & Investments;8/05/96, Vol. 24 Issue 16, p1
Reports on the contribution of leading investment professionals to the reelection bid of President Bill Clinton, based on figures from the Federal Election Commission. Contribution from the securities industry; Amount raised by Democratic supporter Felix Rohatyn; Contributions to Republicans in...
- Virginia gubernatorial campaign offers forum for pay-to-play debate. Resnick, Amy B. // Bond Buyer;09/02/97, Vol. 321 Issue 30221, p1
Reports on the contributions of law firms doing municipal bond work for Virginia, to the campaigns of two gubernatorial candidates. Debates on the issues related to the political contributions of law firms; Claims on the pay-and-play practice of law firms; Ethical concerns on the practice.
- Bond Lawyers Fill the Coffers of Top N.Y.C. Mayoral Candidates. McKaig, Ryan // Bond Buyer;7/23/2001, Vol. 337 Issue 31186, p1
Reports on bond lawyer firms' contribution to the campaign funds of top mayoral candidates in New York City, New York. Amount of campaign donations received by each of the leading candidates; Law firms' goal of maintaining a tight hold on the city's bond counsel business.
- We Need to Stop Pay-to-Play Corruption. Verschoor, Curtis C. // Public Employee Quarterly;Dec2009, p2
The article reports on the decision of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to increase efforts to stop pay-to-play corruption, which was previously reported in the September 2009 issue of the periodical "Stragetic Finance." It notes that the SEC examines ethical issues that relate...
- Political process needs new ownership. Jackson, Hugh // Las Vegas Business Press;12/14/98, Vol. 15 Issue 50, p4
Opinion. Discusses the effort of some people in Nevada to push for publicly financed campaigns in the state. Presence of a Nevada delegation in Saint Louis, Missouri, in December 1998, to learn how to generate interest for publicly financed campaigns; States which have approved this form of...
- Campaigns cost too much. // Business News New Jersey;02/02/98, Vol. 11 Issue 5, p12
Editorial. Questions the need to spend public money on election campaigns in presence of big donations from organizations. Conclusion on the estimates of campaign spending released by the Associated Press; How money is raised for election campaigns.
- NAIPFA Considers Becoming Self-Regulatory Organization. Hume, Lynn Stevens // Bond Buyer;10/05/98, Vol. 326 Issue 30492, p1
Reports that the National Association of Independent Public Finance Advisors is exploring the idea of becoming a self-regulatory organization for independent financial advisers in the municipal market. Creation of a committee to study the issue; Current setup of the organization; Possible need...
- Law-Firm Influence. Maxwell, Bruce // ABA Journal;Jan1990, Vol. 76 Issue 1, p18
Reports on the campaign activities of political action committees (PAC) operated by law firms focused on the 1990 election in the United States. Amount raised by law-related PAC in 1999; Factors which motivate law firms to maintain a PAC; Information on the ATLA PAC which is funded by the...
- Schroders rejects non-international advisers. Vere-Jones, Emma // Lawyer;11/17/2003, Vol. 17 Issue 45, p3
Reports that investment house Schroders PLC has identified international reach as a fundamental requirement for law firms pitching for its first global panel. Details of the pitch document; Potential for firms without a global reach to get a small role.