Financial Disclosure

Tickets to Political Fundraisers: AER & FDS Implications

As November fast approaches, JLEC reminds the lobbying community and Members and staff of the General Assembly that a ticket to a political fundraiser is a gift unless provided directly by the candidate or the campaign committee for whom the … Continue reading

Welcome to Fair Season and the 161st Ohio State Fair!

Fair season is once again upon us and it is important to keep in mind where your fair passes are coming from. A pass to a county or to the Ohio State Fair is a thing of value. While an … Continue reading

2014 National Conference Guidance

Looking for guidance concerning attendance at meetings of national organizations to which Ohio pays membership dues? You’re in luck.  The 2014 National Conference Guidance is now available.

2014 PGA Memorial Tournament Lobbying And FDS Reporting Guidance

In years past, the OLIG issued annual guidance relative to lobbying and financial disclosure reporting of Memorial Tournament admission badges (tickets).  To facilitate accurate and uniform reporting, former guidance would ascertain a standardized daily ticket value based on information provided … Continue reading

Thinking of Inviting Legislators or Legislative Employees to an Event? Run it by JLEC!!

Contemplating holding an all-invited event? Considering inviting Members and/or staff to lunch and a tour of your facilities? Contact JLEC prior to sending out gift(s) and event invitations! A quick conversation with our office allows you to provide recipients/invitees with … Continue reading

Welcome to Fair Season and the 160th Ohio State Fair!

Fair season is once again upon us and it is important to keep in mind where your tickets are coming from. All tickets to a county or state fair have value. While an individual ticket from a lobbying source might … Continue reading

2013 National Meeting Guidance Memorandum

Planning to attend a meeting or conference of a national organization to which the State of Ohio pays membership dues? The 2013 National Meeting Lobbying Expenditure Guidance Memorandum is now available on the OLIG’s website. If you have questions, please … Continue reading

2013 Memorial Tournament

The 2013 Memorial Tournament is only a few weeks away. For information on badges and other expenditures associated with this event, see the OLIG memo here.

Looking for a 2012 Financial Disclosure Statement?

The deadline for Members and certain staff of the General Assembly to file a 2012 Financial Disclosure Statement with JLEC was April 15, 2013.  In the interest of public disclosure, JLEC processes and makes these statements available on our website www.jlec-olig.state.oh.us.  … Continue reading

REMINDER: 2012 Financial Disclosure Statement due April 15, 2013!

The JLEC 2012 Financial Disclosure Statement (“FDS”) must be received or postmarked by April 15, 2013, in order to be timely filed! Interactive 2012 FDS – in order to save content entered in to the fillable form, you will need Adobe Reader … Continue reading