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Basics of the Federal Election Campaign Act 2017

Recorded on: Aug. 4, 2017
Running Time: 01:02:32

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Taken from the briefing Basics of the Federal Election Campaign Act 2017 recorded August, 2017 in New York.

In just one hour, this Briefing will provide you with a summary of federal candidate and PAC campaign law, as regulated by the Federal Election Campaign Act and administered by the Federal Election Commission’s Regulations and Disclosure Rules.

Lecture Topics  [01:02:32]

Listen to Jan Witold Baran of Wiley Rein LLP, Kenneth A. Gross of Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP and Chip Nielsen of Nielsen Merksamer Parrinello Gross & Leoni LLP for a discussion addressing:

  • Contribution definitions, limits, and prohibitions
  • Federal Election Commission Overview
  • Contributions and expenditures after the Citizens United and McCutcheon cases
  • Disclosure and political action committees
  • Tax laws for political organizations and 501(c)(4)s
  • Resource materials provided by the FEC and other experts

This presentation will include key chapters from the 2017 Program Course Book Corporate Political Activities 2017: Complying With Campaign Finance, Lobbying and Ethics Laws to allow you to become more familiar with the basics of Federal Campaign Law, “Dark Money” and the IRS regulation of federal campaigns in advance of the Program, or even if you are not attending the Program.

Presentation Material

  • Basics of the Federal Election Campaign Act
    Kenneth A. Gross, Chip Nielsen, Jan Witold Baran
  • Overview of Federal Campaign Financa: Contribution and Expenditure Limitations
    Kenneth A. Gross, Chip Nielsen, Jan Witold Baran
  • Political Tax Considerations
    Kenneth A. Gross, Chip Nielsen, Jan Witold Baran
  • What to Expect Today: Federal Election Campaign Law
    Kenneth A. Gross, Chip Nielsen, Jan Witold Baran
Speaker(s)
Kenneth A Gross ~ Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
Chip Nielsen ~ Nielsen Merksamer Parrinello Gross & Leoni LLP
Jan Witold Baran ~ Wiley Rein LLP
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