2016 Memorial Tournament

Murfield Village Golf Club in Dublin will host the PGA’s annual Memorial Tournament Monday, May 30 – June 5, 2016.  The following guidance concerns reporting requirements for lobbyists and employers of lobbyists who provide Memorial Tournament badges (i.e. tickets) to … Continue reading

2016 National Political Party Nominating Conventions

Members of the Ohio General Assembly, legislative staff, statewide public officials, and executive agency staff may be in attendance at the presidential nominating convention for their respective political parties later this summer.  Ohio lobbyists and their employers may also be … Continue reading

Candidate Financial Disclosure Statements

The JLEC 2015 Financial Disclosure Statement (FDS) for candidates, including incumbent candidates appearing on the March Primary Ballot, must be received or postmarked by February 16, 2016 to be considered timely filed. You can access the interactive 2015 Financial Disclosure … Continue reading

Lobbying Registration Renewals

On December 31, 2015 ALL EXECUTIVE AGENCY* AND RETIREMENT SYSTEM LOBBYING ENGAGEMENTS expire in OLAC. Legislative lobbying engagements do not expire until the end of 2016. JLEC routinely reviews and makes updates to section IV in the Executive Agency Registration … Continue reading

Happy Holidays

The Holiday season is fast approaching. Remember, JLEC is available to answer questions regarding holiday gifts, receptions, or the giving of various cookies, fruit baskets, and other assorted treats. Please remember the following tips and guidance as you proceed through … Continue reading

May-August 2015 Delinquent Filers Published

May-August 2015 Activity & Expenditure Reports were due September 30, 2015. You can view the list of filers that are currently delinquent:              AGENTS                        EMPLOYERS

10 Day Notice Requirement

The deadline to file May – August 2015 Activity & Expenditure Reports is September 30, 2015.  Please remember, anytime a reportable individual is disclosed on an Activity & Expenditure Report, the recipient must be notified of the disclosure in writing … Continue reading

Still Representing that Client/Employer? Terminating An Engagement

Is a contract with a client ending? Are you leaving your current employer for a new position? Did your lobbying activity cease? The Office of the Legislative Inspector General must be notified within 30 days of any termination of lobbying … Continue reading

Welcome to Fair Season and the 162nd 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

2015 National Conference Guidance

Looking for guidance concerning attendance at meetings of national organizations to which Ohio pays membership dues? You’re in luck.  The 2015 National Conference Guidance is now available.