The New FARA Crosshairs – and Limits on Exemptions: Key Takeaways on Individuals, Entities and “Non-Traditional Groups” Under the Microscope

Lobbyists and the LDA Exemption

December 4, 2020 10:15am

Jason A. Abel
Partner
Steptoe & Johnson LLP

Christopher DeLacy
Partner
Holland & Knight LLP

  • Evaluating risks and vulnerabilities for lawyers and lobbyists
  • What DOJ advisory opinions and determination letters indicate about government priorities
  • The “principal beneficiary” standard: What does it mean?
  • Potential defenses to FARA enforcement actions