Mark F. Glaser: Lawyer with Greenberg Traurig, LLP

Mark F. Glaser

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Albany,  NY  U.S.A.
Phone518.689.1413

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Practice Areas

  • Government Law & Policy
  • Global Energy & Infrastructure
  • Gaming
  • Climate Change
  • Financial Regulatory and Compliance Group
 
Contact InfoTelephone: 518.689.1413
Fax: 518.677.1687
http://www.gtlaw.com/People/Mark-F-Glaser
 
University State University of New York College at Cortland, B.A., cum laude, 1973
 
Law SchoolAlbany Law School, J.D., 1976
 
Admitted1977, New York; U.S. District Court for the Northern District of New York; Supreme Court of the United States
 
Memberships 

Professional & Community Involvement

•Co-Chair, Brandeis-Baruch Society

•Member, Albany Law School's Government Law Center, Advisory Council

•Member, American Bar Association

•Member, New York State Bar Association

 
BornNew York, New York, February 5, 1951
 
Biography

Mark F. Glaser focuses his practice on legislative issues, governmental ethics and compliance, procurement practices, competitive bidding requirements, public finance, and manufactured housing. Mark's practice also includes significant work in connection with racing and gaming law and regulation. Previously, he served as Counsel to the Majority of the New York State Assembly, acting as legal advisor to five Speakers of the Assembly as well as other members of the Assembly's leadership. He was a key negotiator on numerous issues, including budget/appropriations, public finance, energy, telecommunications, health care reform, banking and public authorities. As chief ethics counsel for the Assembly, Mark advised Members of the Assembly and Assembly staff and was a principal draftsman of the 1987 Ethics in Government Act. He also was responsible for the Assembly's compliance with the Freedom of Information Law and has been involved in myriad election and campaign matters. Mark is a frequent lecturer on lobbying laws, ethics and related compliance matters.

In 2013, Mark was appointed by Governor Andrew Cuomo to be a Commissioner of the New York State Commission on Uniform Laws. Mark serves as a member of the Advisory Council of the Government Law Center of the Albany Law School. He also serves as a member of the Board of Trustees of Congregation Beth Emeth in Albany. In addition, he is a member of the steering committee of the Brandeis Baruch Society of the Jewish Federation of Northeastern New York. Mark is a member of the New York State Bar Association and the American Bar Association.

Areas of Concentration

•Governmental affairs

•Governmental ethics, lobbying laws, campaign finance and freedom of information

•Governmental procurement law

•Manufactured and modular housing

•Racing and gaming law

Awards & Recognition

•Team Member, a U.S. News - Best Lawyers Government Relations Law Firm of the Year, 2014

Articles, Publications, & Lectures

Articles

•Co-Author, Recent Changes to New York Election Law and Government Ethics Laws to Affect Organizations Involved in Political Advocacy as well as Public Officials ,GT Alert, May 12, 2014

•Co-Author, Let the Games Begin ... Voters Approve Casino Gaming in New York State ,GT Alert, November 22, 2013

•Co-Author, New York State Governor Establishes Commission to Investigate Public Corruption ,GT Alert, July 17, 2013

•Co-Author, New York Attorney General to Impose Expansive New Disclosure Requirements on Not-for-Profit Organizations Making Political Expenditures ,GT Alert, April 26, 2013

•Co-Author, New York State Lobbying Watchdog's Interpretation of New Public Disclosure Requirements Could Change the Way Associations Operate ,GT Alert, August 9, 2012

•Co-Author, New York Attorney General Files First Tax Enforcement Complaint Under New York's Trailblazing False Claims Act Statute ,GT Alert, April 26, 2012

•Co-Author, Two New Major Disclosure Requirements Take Effect for New York State Lobbyists and their Clients ,GT Alert, April 18, 2012

•Co-Author, Far-Reaching New Ethics Law Announced in New York State ,GT Alert, June 10, 2011

•Co-Author, Governor Cuomo and New York State Legislature Enact Landmark Legislation Aimed at Reducing Number of State Agencies by at Least Twenty Percent ,GT Alert, April 4, 2011

•Co-Author, New York Enacts Legislation Amending Procurement Lobbying Laws ,GT Alert,March 23, 2010

•Co-Author, Proposed New Federal Ethics and Gift Rules Will Impact Public Officials, Lobbyists and Entities that Employ Lobbyists ,GT Alert, August 1, 2007

Lectures

•Speaker, Council on Government Ethics Law's Annual Conference

Associated News & Events

Press-Releases

06.24.13 Greenberg Traurig Shareholder Mark Glaser Appointed to New York State Commission on Uniform State Laws

Alerts

05.12.14 Recent Changes to New York Election Law and Government Ethics Laws to Affect Organizations Involved in Political Advocacy as well as Public Officials

01.07.14 New York City Updates Lobbying Laws

11.22.13 Let the Games Begin...Voters Approve Casino Gaming in New York State

07.17.13 New York State Governor Establishes Commission to Investigate Public Corruption

04.26.13 New York Attorney General to Impose Expansive New Disclosure Requirements on Not-for-Profit Organizations Making Political Expenditures

08.09.12 New York State Lobbying Watchdog's Interpretation of New Public Disclosure Requirements Could Change the Way Associations Operate

04.26.12 New York Attorney General Files First Tax Enforcement Complaint Under New York's Trailblazing False Claims Act Statute

04.18.12 Two New Major Disclosure Requirements Take Effect for New York State Lobbyists and their Clients

06.10.11 Far-Reaching New Ethics Law Announced in New York State

04.04.11 Governor Cuomo and New York State Legislature Enact Landmark Legislation Aimed at Reducing Number of State Agencies by at Least Twenty Percent

 
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Recent Changes to New York Election Law and Government Ethics Laws to Affect Organizations Involved in Political Advocacy as well as Public Officials
Mark F. Glaser,Joshua L. Oppenheimer,Steven C. Russo, May 19, 2014
Continuing the recent trend, New York State has again enacted changes to New York’s election and government ethics laws in order to “restore public trust” in government. These “reforms,” which are likely to affect advocacy organizations, public officials, candidates,...


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Mark F. Glaser

54 State Street, 6th Floor
AlbanyNY 12207




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