An excerpt of Dentons’ Political Law Playbook.
After Guilty Plea in Federal Case, Former LA Councilman Now Faces Ethics Charges – Former Councilman Mitchell Englander was accused by the Los Angeles City Ethics Commission of violating city ethics laws by accepting thousands of dollars in gifts and not adequately reporting them. The charges come more than a year after Englander pleaded guilty to lying to federal authorities investigating the corruption case and he was ultimately sentenced to prison.
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Dentons’ Political Law Playbook is a monthly update on the most important developments in the areas of political law, government ethics, campaign finance, lobbying and election law. Each edition of Political Law Playbook will cast a spotlight on the unique issues at the intersection of law, policy and politics and give you a window into how the Dentons Political Law, Ethics and Disclosure team can help you navigate the compliance challenges you face.