Partner Josh Rosenstein was recently quoted in an article published in Politico about emerging 2024 FARA cases.
“‘It’s another example of the department getting creative to achieve the goals of FARA without having to go to a jury,’ Sandler Reiff Lamb Rosenstein & Birkenstock’s Josh Rosenstein told PI. It also serves as a boon to DOJ’s insistence that its main objective in cracking down on foreign influence is disclosure rather than retribution.”
“‘This is the first time that I can recall, in an actual enforcement action,’ the Justice Department saying explicitly that payments to separate entities or sub vendors ‘have to be disclosed — not only by the non-registered entity, but also by Avenue Strategies, in this case, which was which was registered and left those disbursements off its filing,’ Rosenstein said.”
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