ABA asked to take a broader look at pay-to-play

Hume, Lynn Stevens
February 1998
Bond Buyer;02/05/98, Vol. 323 Issue 30325, p1
Trade Publication
Reports on the American Bar Association's (ABA) investigation of the pay-to-play and other political contributions' practices in the municipal bond market. Creation of a 12-member task force to address the issue; Debate over whether any action taken by the ABA to crack down on the practices should be broadly applied to lawyers; Disclosure of political contribution that could affect a municipal bond offering.


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