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Compliance Warnings on Both Coasts: Connecticut and California Both Issue Pay-to-Play Warnings

Posted in California, Connecticut

There is nothing like a snow day to focus the mind on compliance and there is nothing like public admonition and discipline of others to induce night-sweats on a cold day.  Just this week, both the Connecticut Office of Government Accountability and the California Fair Political Practices Commission have used different vehicles to remind us… Continue Reading

Second Circuit Upholds Connecticut Pay-to-Play Law

Posted in Connecticut

In a much anticipated opinion, the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit has upheld significant portions of Connecticut’s pay-to-play law. Interestingly, while the Court upheld the state’s very strict prohibition against contractors from contributing to the campaigns of state candidates, it invalidated a similar provision as applied to state lobbyists.