Glenn Coffee & Associates staff works diligently to stay up-to-date on government rules and regulations, attending dozens of agency, board and commission meetings each year. Our newsletter shares the latest in ethics and administrative rules, and commentary on how it will affect your business.

Dec 28, 2016

The Ethics Commission has created some useful step-by-step checklists on all the steps you need to take to either transfer or dissolve a campaign committee.
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Dec 22, 2016

It’s that time of year when legislators like to get together for caucus events---and when legislative lobbyists (and legislative liaisons) often want to help sponsor these events by providing meals or snacks.
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Dec 22, 2016

So, the campaign is over.  You’ve either won, in which case congratulations are in order, or you lost (maybe congratulations are in order for that as well).  In either case, you’re not finished with the campaign.
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Dec 8, 2016

As noted on the Ethics Commission's website, lobbyists and liaisons (“Lobbyists”) who will lobby in calendar year 2017 must register from now through December 31, 2016 in The Guardian System.
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Dec 8, 2016

The Ethics Commission will hold a public hearing on the following amendments at the December meeting on Friday, December 9, 2016...
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Dec 8, 2016

The proposed amendment introduced by Commissioner Karen Long would affect gifts from legislative liaisons and legislative lobbyists to the Governor, legislators and members of their staffs and gifts from executive lobbyists to officers and employees of the agencies they lobby.
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Nov 21, 2016

Governor Mary Fallin met with President-Elect Donald J. Trump in New York City Monday amid speculation that she is being considered for a Cabinet appointment, perhaps Secretary of the Interior.  No announcement was made immediately afterward, but the meeting fueled discussion that Governor Fallin may soon resign to accept an appointment in the new national administration. 
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Nov 16, 2016

The Ethics Commission has worked hard at making its website useful and easy to navigate these last few years.  Of note, you should consider taking a look at the helpful reporting tips and compliance reminders on the "helpful tips" webpage.
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Nov 16, 2016

The Ethics Commission has recently added the capability for participants to register and pay by credit card or p-card online for continuing education programs.
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Nov 16, 2016

In addition to considering the amendment to lobbyist gifting that we discussed here, the Commission will also potentially take action on 2 additional amendments (and allow opportunity for public comment) at the November hearing.
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