In Chevron Case, FEC Brings Clarity to the Federal Contractor Ban and Super PACs

By | Inside Political Law | April 11, 2014

The rules on corporate contributions to Super PACs were made clearer today when the Federal Election Commission (FEC) released its finding that Chevron Corporation’s $2.5 million contribution in 2012 to the Congressional Leadership Fund (a Super PAC) had not violated the bar on government contractors making contributions in federal elections.

Navigating the Overlap Between President Obama’s “Equal Pay” Orders for Federal Contractors and the NLRA

On April 8, 2014, President Obama signed an Executive Order directing the Department of Labor (“DOL”) to propose new regulations and rules to prohibit Federal contractors from discriminating against employees for inquiring, discussing or disclosing their compensation, or the compensation of other employees.