Abby Levine

Bolder Advocacy Weighs In: Parks Foundation

Parks Foundation v. Commissioner of Internal Revenue raises significant yet rarely addressed issues regarding the application of the Internal Revenue Code’s lobbying rules to private foundations and charitable organizations.

Nayantara Mehta

Change in Federal Policy Allows Lobbyists Back In

The Obama Administration announced a change in policy on Wednesday, reported by Politico: “Lobbyists for corporations and industry groups will now be allowed to serve on more than 1,000 industry boards, panels and commissions that give the private sector an advisory role in decision-making across the executive branch.”