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  1. Partner Josh Rosenstein Comments on Al Jazeera’s Case Against Order to Register as a Foreign Agent

    Josh Rosenstien shares his thoughts on Al Jazeera’s case against an order to register as a foreign agent. “I think it would be extraordinarily difficult to challenge DOJ’s decision on the grounds that there was political influence somewhere along the …

  2. Josh Rosenstein Quoted in ABC News Article

    Partner Josh Rosenstein shares his thoughts with ABC News, on the legal scrutiny Rudy Giuliani has been receiving. Joshua Rosenstein, a government ethics lawyer at Sandler Reiff Lamb Rosenstein and Birkenstock, told ABC News that FARA requirements “may well have …

  3. Birkenstock Quoted on DC Circuit Opinion in CREW v FEC

    Joe Birkenstock spoke with Politico’s Josh Gerstein about campaign finance disclosure: “I think it’s significant. The earth moved when the district court opinion came out,” said Joe Birkenstock of Sandler Reiff, a firm that advises Democratic-leaning political groups. “That district …

  4. Rosenstein talks FARA on the Corporate Business Journal Podcast “In House Warrior”

    Partner Josh Rosenstein discusses FARA on the Corporate Business Journal podcast “In House Warrior.” You can listen to the podcast here.  

  5. Rosenstein Quoted in POLITICO Article

    Josh Rosenstein comments on charges brought against lobbyist Jack Abramoff. Unlike some other potential unregistered lobbyists, Abramoff can’t argue he’s not familiar with the law, said Josh Rosentein, another lawyer who’s an expert in lobbying law. You can read the …

  6. Joe Birkenstock Comments on the Push to Reform US Foreign Influence Law Stalls

    Joe Birkenstock Comments on the Push to Reform US Foreign Influence Law Stalls. Joe Birkenstock at Sandler Reiff Lamb Rosenstein & Birkenstock in Washington, DC, also does not expect it to be considered in the near future, but added that …

  7. Rosenstein Comments on Rudy Giuliani Accepting Foreign Funding for Upcoming Documentary

    Partner Josh Rosenstein comments on Rudy Guiliani’s efforts to fundraise $10 million to help produce a Biden-Ukraine documentary. “If Giuliani accepts foreign funding to conduct a PR campaign aimed at influencing the US public with regard to the national policies …

  8. Josh Rosenstein Comments on German Ambassador Richard Grenell

    Partner Josh Rosenstein shares thoughts on German Ambassador Richard Grenell with the Washington Post. “If you have a domestic organization, particularly a domestic nonprofit, which receives funding from a foreign government, it is certainly possible that you would have a …

  9. Joshua Rosenstein, Partner, Comments on the Legality of Washington State Senator Lobbying for Cambodia

    Joshua Rosenstein, partner, comments on the legality of Washington State Senator lobbying for Cambodia with The Diplomat. “The legislator can’t take on a job that is impacted by his or her official duties in Washington [state]. It has to be …

  10. Senior Associate David Mitrani Speaks on Campaign Finance Enforcement in 2020

    Senior Associate David Mitanri shared his thoughts on what campaign finance enforcement might look like in 2020 with Campaigns and Elections. “The takeaway that I’ll always give to clients is that even before the FEC lost a quorum, the Department …