The Biggest Misunderstandings about FARA: Revisiting “Foreign Principal,” “Agent,” and Other Key Terms and Definitions
What is it about?
- Defining an agent and a foreign principal: How you can become an agent of a foreign principal
- Critical takeaways from the most significant advisory opinions in recent memory
- What is a covered activity and who needs to register?
- The purpose of a letter of inquiry and inspection?
- What constitutes a FARA violation? How has the risk expanded?
- Re-assessing penalty risks for FARA violations: In what cases do criminal penalties, including jail time apply? Civil penalties?