Campaign Finance 101:
Navigating the Rules for Associations and Corporations

Webinar • Wednesday, October 17, 2018 • 2:00- 3:30 PM ET | Qualifies for 1.5 CAE credits

REGISTER   WHAT YOU'LL LEARN     MEET YOUR TRAINER     WHO SHOULD ATTEND

Campaign finance laws were already complex. Now, court rulings like the recent Citizen’s United decision can make it even harder to understand what it takes to stay compliant—especially with campaigns running at full speed into the midterm elections.

Don’t risk having employees, fundraisers, PACs and even candidates violate the rules because they don’t understand them.

Instead, let a campaign finance expert show you how to navigate changes involving everything from expenditures and endorsements, to fundraising and employee communications.

Register now for Campaign Finance 101: Navigating the Rules for Associations and Corporations.

This webinar is led by Cleta Mitchell, a leading authority on federal election and campaign finance law. In just 90 minutes, she provides a clear overview of the current rules and the recent court decisions that have influenced those rules—and how best to navigate them.

Guidance for staying compliant.  You’ll learn how decisions such as Citizen’s United have changed campaign finance rules. You’ll also gain troubleshooting insights about how your employees, fundraisers, PACs and SuperPACs fit into the equation.  Plus, you’ll have the chance to ask your own questions during the Q&A portion of the webinar.

Reserve your space now for expert guidance on current campaign finance rules, including:

  • The recent court decisions involving independent expenditures by exempt organizations
  • How rules apply to appearances by candidates and officeholders and endorsements of candidates
  • The rights of employees to engage in political activities
  • Use of company or association resources
  • Solicitations of contributions for candidates and parties
  • Fundraisers for candidates by associations and companies
  • Communications with employees regarding voting records of candidates and officeholders
  • Voter registration and voting by employees
  • Role of SuperPACs

Remember, the midterm elections almost here. Don’t miss this critical guidance on how to handle the many facets of campaign finance without violating the latest rules.

Register now for Campaign Finance 101: Navigating the Rules for Associations and Corporations.

Meet Your Webinar Leaders

Cleta Mitchell, partner at Foley and Lardner is one of the nation's leading authorities on The Honest Leadership and Open Government Act of 2007. Ms. Mitchell has more than 30 years of experience in law, politics and public policy. She advises lobbying firms, law firms, corporations, nonprofit organizations, candidates, campaigns, and individuals on state and federal election and campaign finance law, and compliance issues related to lobbying, ethics and financial disclosure. She is also the author of The Lobbying Compliance Handbook: A practitioner's guide in the age of HLOGA.

 

Who Should Attend

This webinar and training certification program is essential for all associations and corporations:

  • Government relations staff
  • Organizations and company compliance leaders
  • Finance Professionals
  • Lobbyists

Don't wait! Register your entire team today!

REGISTER NOW

Please enter your desired quantity.

OnDemand
$215.00
(Available for viewing
until 10.17.2019)
$215.00 Campaign Finance 101: Navigating the Rules for Associations and Corporations (OnDemand Record) (Active for 12 months after 10-17-2018)

Select to add to your shopping cart.

Finally! A practical guide to grants management.

Get practical grants management guidance that blends age-old conventional wisdom
with the historic changes in OMB’s uniform guidance:
Add A Practical Guide to Federal Grants Management -
From Solicitation Through Audit, 2nd Edition
to your order!

This comprehensive resource blends age-old conventional wisdom with the historic changes in OMB’s uniform guidance. You'll benefit from the advice of experts on time and effort reporting, procurement under grants, direct charging certain costs, single audit preparations, subrecipient monitoring and much more. The 500+ page softbound book is a valuable management guide, compliance document and training tool for busy grants managers, program directors, financial officers and auditors at nonprofit organizations, educational institutions, and state and local governments.

This valuable resource will help you and your grants management team:

  • Understand the differences between direct and indirect costs
  • Make the subrecipient vs. contractor determination
  • Realize the full impact of OMB’s emphasis on internal controls
  • Understand which familiar elements of time and effort reporting have been retained in the uniform guidance ... and which are new
  • Know the nuances of requirements for subrecipient assessment and monitoring
  • Understand contract clauses in agreements for procurement under grants
  • Apply the general tests of allowability
  • Understand special issues confronting pass-through entities contracting with foreign organizations
  • Know which clauses flow down when crafting a subaward
  • Understand what is meant by a 10% de minimis indirect cost rate
  • Audit the vulnerabilities in your grants management operation
  • Understand what is meant by audit "resolution"
    ...and much more

A Practical Guide to Federal Grants Management is the best insurance policy there is for limiting your organization’s risk of disallowed costs, loss of federal funding and public relations nightmares. Add it to your order today!

Add the Government Relations Industry Compensation Report for only $129
(up to a $120 savings)!

^