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  1. Jim Lamb Fights Off RNC Attack Over Elephant Ad

    Last week, the RNC accused Brad Schneider, the Democratic candidate for Illinois’ 10th Congressional Distrit, of improperly using the RNC elephant logo in a campaign ad. However, campaign attorney Jim Lamb fired back at the RNC  writing that it “does …

  2. Joe Sandler Explains the Rise of the Election Day Attorney

    SRYL Partners Joe Sandler was quoted in a story by The Guardian in the United Kingdom about the rise in importance of lawyers on Election Day. He explains that after the debacle of the Florida recount in the 2000 Presidential …

  3. Joshua Rosenstein Quoted as Political Law Expert

    SRYL attorney Joshua Rosenstein was quoted on the importance of effective political law compliance programs by law firms in an article on Law360 [subscription required]. The article discusses various strategies that law firms should adopt as politics takes center stage this …

  4. Joe Sandler Quoted in San Jose Mercury News

    SRYL Partner Joe Sandler was quoted in an article published by the San Jose Mercury News on Monday. The article discusses the fight over Proposition 37 on this year’s ballot in California. If it passes, it would require labels on …

  5. Neil Reiff Quoted in Mother Jones

    Neil Reiff was quoted in a Mother Jones article discussing the latest developments in campaign finance and election law cases. The article explains that after waves of cases that led to the rise of SuperPACs and deregulated campaign finance laws, …

  6. Neil Reiff Pens Editorial in Campaigns & Elections Magazine

    A new editorial by Neil Reiff was published in Campaigns and Elections magazine this morning. Titled “The Weakening of State and Local Parties,” Mr. Reiff discusses how ten years after the passage of BCRA, the law has crippled the ability …

  7. Jeff Wice helps Long Island town with Redistricting

    Jeff Wice was featured in an article in Newsday about a Fair Redistricting Initiative in Brookhaven, NY. For the first time, districts for the Brookhaven Town Council is using a bipartisan redistricting commission consisting of three registered Democrats, three registered …

  8. Jack Young and Liz Howard Contribute Chapter in America Votes!

    Jack Young and Liz Howard co-authored Chapter 1, “Defining Population for Purposes of Redistricting,” in the newest edition of America Votes! The chapter features the latest developments in the field of census-taking as it applies to the decennial task of redistricting, and …

  9. Neil Reiff featured in Mother Jones Article

    Neil Reiff was quoted in a new Mother Jones article about the big impact that Super-PACs are having not only on the Presidential level, but also on state and local races. The article argues that even in large states like …

  10. Joe Sandler Named Top Political Attorney

    Joe Sandler was just named as one of only 7 lawyers in the Political Law area in the SuperLawyers 2012 Annual List of the top attorneys in the Washington, D.C. metro area.   Joe was one of only two lawyers named from …