Monthly Archives: %sOctober 2012

The Importance of State Trade Associations

By Steve Arthur, Vice President

Trade AssociationsI was surprised recently when, during a meeting with a state consumer protection chief, he remarked that his department receives fewer complaints about companies represented by strong state trade associations. He said he found […]

October 25th, 2012|Blogs, Grassroots, Groups, Issue Management, Social Media, State Politics|

Defending Your Government Affairs Program from Shareholder Petitions

By Mark Anderson, Senior Vice President

As Chair of the American Bar Association’s (ABA) Government Affairs Practice Committee, I participated recently in an instructive CLE session addressing shareholder petitions that require the disclosure of political activity. While […]

October 11th, 2012|Blogs, Grassroots, Groups|