Monthly Archives: %sOctober 2012

The Importance of State Trade Associations

By Steve Arthur, Vice President

State Government Affairs - The Importance of State 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 […]

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

Defending Your State Government Affairs Program from Shareholder PetitionsAs 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 […]

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