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  1. Partner Rosenstein Comments on LDA Exemptions

    Josh Rosenstein shares his thoughts with Open Secrets on LDA exemptions. The Justice Department’s treatment of the “LDA exemption” has been “less than consistent,” according to Joshua Rosenstein, an attorney with Sandler Reiff Lamb Rosenstein & Birkenstock. “It is clear …

  2. Josh Rosenstein Discusses How the Justice Department Could Be Putting Lobbyists in Harms Way

    Is the Justice Department putting foreign lobbyists in harms way? Partner Josh Rosenstein shares this thoughts with Foreign Lobby. The public disclosure of residential addresses, particularly where there are legitimate, well-founded safety concerns, doesn’t seem to serve any legitimate public …

  3. Rosenstein Shares Thoughts on $2 Million Myanmar Lobbying Contract

    Josh Rosenstein expresses his concerns surrounding the $2 million Myamar lobbying contract, that is under legal scrutiny. “[The] bigger question for me is … why this arrangement isn’t a prohibited contingent fee, if the lobbying includes efforts to get them …

  4. Dara Lindenbaum Elected Member of Sandler Reiff

    Sandler Reiff Lamb Rosenstein & Birkenstock P.C. (Sandler Reiff), the pre-eminent political law boutique  law firm in Washington, D.C., is pleased to announce the promotion of Dara Lindenbaum to the position of Member of the Firm. Sandler Reiff advises clients …

  5. Josh Rosenstein Talks Trump Pardons and How it Undercuts FARA Enforcement

    Partner Josh Rosenstein shares his thoughts on Trump’s pardons. At first glance these pardons, while perhaps unseemly, appear to amount to little more than political expedience: The president rewarding loyal supporters whom he viewed as having been targeted by Special …

  6. Josh Rosenstein Quoted in POLITICO

    Partner Josh Rosenstein shares his opinion on the DOJ’s second known LDA investigation. But the disclosure of any investigation at all is notable and, taken together with charges brought against disgraced lobbyist Jack Abramoff earlier this summer, could signal that DOJ is “actively …

  7. Dara Lindenbaum Quoted in the Atlanta Journal Constitution

    Dara Lindenbaum was mentioned in the AJC in a discussion about line warming and providing provisions to voters. You can read the rest of the article here.

  8. Joe Birkenstock Quoted in POLITICO

    Partner Joe Birkenstock comments on court battles leading up to the 2020 election. “They’re not going to be shutting down in two, six, eight months,” said Joe Birkenstock, who previously served as chief counsel of the Democratic National Committee, of …

  9. Rosenstein Shares Thoughts on Trump Fundraiser Elliott Broidy

    Partner Josh Rosenstein comments on controversial Trump fundraiser Elliot Broidy, as he is charged for lobbying conspiracy. “These allegations read almost like a textbook FARA violation,” Joshua Rosenstein, a lawyer at Sandler Reiff Lamb Rosenstein and Birkenstock who specializes in …

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

    Josh Rosenstein 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 …