Lobbying and Political Activity Regulation

Lobbying and Political Activity Regulation

Legal Alerts

New York Lobbying Compliance Resources for Nonprofit Organizations

November 21, 2019

Amended New York State Election Law Allows Employees Up to Three Hours of Paid Time Off to Vote

June 21, 2019

How Do New York State Lobbying Disclosure Rules Apply to Social Media?

November 8, 2018

New York State Lobbying Disclosure Rules for Coalitions

November 8, 2018

Obligations of Directors, Officers, and Managers of Organizations That Register to Lobby

November 8, 2018

Comprehensive New York State Lobbying Regulations Take Effect in January 2019

November 8, 2018

Nonprofit Organizations and Legislative Lobbying FAQs - updated

November 2, 2018

Advocacy Coalition Agreements

September 25, 2017

501(c)(3) Organizations Can Support or Oppose Ballot Measures but Must Comply with IRS Limits and Campaign Finance Rules

August 2, 2017

Nonprofit Organizations Can Speak Out About Controversial Government Actions

January 31, 2017

What 501(c)(3) Organizations Can and Can't Say About the Presidential Election

November 10, 2016

Tips for Public Charities that Make Grants to Advocacy Groups

October 26, 2016

New Law Imposes Donor Disclosure and Other Requirements on Certain 501(c)(3) and 501(c)(4) Organizations

September 1, 2016

NYS and NYC Offer Amnesty to Organizations that Advocate for their Communities but have Never Registered as Lobbyists

November 12, 2015

Lobbying Compliance Checklist for New York City Nonprofits

June 27, 2014

New Disclosure Requirements for Communications that Support, Oppose or Mention a NY Candidate or Ballot Proposal

June 27, 2013

NYC Campaign Finance Board Rules to Take Effect May 16, 2012

April 18, 2012

Recorded Webinars

Careful Lobbying Compliance

Making the Most of Election Season: Civic Engagement and Nonpartisan Advocacy within the Rules