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.

Nov 23, 2015

Here are the highlights of the new financial disclosure rule that the Ethics Commission adopted at its November meeting.
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Oct 13, 2015

The Ethics Commission has revised the Guides for Candidates, Financial Disclosure, Legislators, Lobbyists, Political Action Committees, Political Party Committees and State Officers and Employees to make them consistent with the updated Rules.
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Sep 21, 2015

The FEC is seeking comments on three rulemaking petitions that all seek to strengthen disclosure rules under FECA.   Comments on all proposals must be submitted by October 27, 2015.
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Sep 16, 2015

At the Ethics Commission Meeting scheduled to be held on October 9, 2015, the Ethics Commission will consider adopting an advisory opinion regarding request number 15-03.
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Sep 16, 2015

On August 14, 2015 the Ethics Commission entered into a Settlement Agreement with Senator Rick Brinkley for alleged violations of Ethics Rules regarding personal use of campaign funds.
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Sep 15, 2015

At a recent conference, FEC Vice Chair Matthew Peterson provided some insight into various matters currently being considered by the FEC.
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Sep 15, 2015

One of the new Oklahoma Ethics Rules that has been frequently overlooked is worthy of particular mention. Specifically, Rule 2.71 allows candidates to serve as the Chair and Treasurer of his or her own candidate committee.
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Sep 15, 2015

Two Rules Suspended by Oklahoma Ethics Commission At its August meeting the Ethics Commission unanimously decided to suspend enforcement of Rule 2.6 and Rule 2.7 due to pending litigation.
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Aug 5, 2015

$3,000 Late Filing Fee Assessed Against Corporation for Independent Expenditure The Ethics Commission has recently announced that an Oklahoma corporation received a $3,000 late filing fee penalty for independent expenditures that occurred preceding the House District 85 primary election.
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Jun 22, 2015

The Oklahoma Ethics Commission amended Rule 4.15 this year to add a reporting requirement for state officers and employees who attend and participate in "an educational or training event" that is sponsored by a governmental, professional or business organization.
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