January-April 2012 Delinquent Filers

Lists of all delinquent agents and employers for the January-April 2012 reporting period are now available at www.ohiolobbying.com. Those who remain delinquent will be sent certified letters on June 11th.

January-April 2012 Reporting Deadline

Reminder:  Tomorrow (May 31st) is the deadline for filing all lobbying Activity and Expenditure Reports and updated Post Employment Disclosure Statements for the January-April 2012 reporting period.

Perspectives on Lobbying Registration CLE

The OLIG is hosting a Perspectives on Lobbying Registration CLE on Wednesday June 20, 2012 from 10am-11:15am. This course was approved by the Supreme Court of Ohio for 1 general hour of CLE instruction. A brochure with more information and … Continue reading

Non-Disputed Notification Form

The OLIG is now offering a Non-Disputed Notification Form that can be filled out and provided to recipients at least 10 days before an Activity and Expenditure Report is filed. The form is located on our homepage- www.ohiolobbying.com. For further … Continue reading

2012 Memorial Tournament

The 2012 Memorial Tournament is just a few weeks away.  For information on access badges and other expenditures associated with this event see the OLIG memo here.

Non-disputed Notice Requirements

Lobbyists and their employers are required to report and itemize certain expenditures on the Activity & Expenditure Reports they file with JLEC three times per year.  Anytime a reportable individual is disclosed on an Activity & Expenditure Report, the recipient … Continue reading

Invitations to participate in surveys/focus groups

Occasionally, legislative employees receive invitations to participate in focus groups or surveys.  Often, the group asking the employee to participate offers a monetary incentive or gift (i.e. an honorarium) in exchange for the employee’s participation.   While legislative employees are not … Continue reading

Looking for a Legislator’s Financial Disclosure Statement?

The Office of the Legislative Inspector General makes all financial disclosure statements filed with our office available for public viewing via the internet.  To access the financial disclosure statement of a current or former Member or employee of the General Assembly visit … Continue reading

2011 Financial Disclosure Statement Filing Deadline Approaching!

April 16, 2012 is the deadline for Members of the General Assembly who were not candidates in the March 6, 2012 primary election, as well as employees of the General Assembly, to timely file their 2011 Financial Disclosure Statement. A … Continue reading

Termination of Lobbying Engagements

When lobbying activity ceases, the lobbyist or employer must terminate the engagement in OLAC within 30 calendar days. A confirmation email will be sent to the lobbyist and employer upon the termination notice being filed. When an engagement is terminated, … Continue reading