• California Imposes Lobbyist Registration Requirement and Contingency Compensation Prohibition on Certain Placement Agents
  • October 29, 2010 | Authors: Dario J. Frommer; Andrew T. Kugler; Joseph Seliga; Stephanie D. Wagner
  • Law Firms: Mayer Brown LLP - Los Angeles Office ; Mayer Brown LLP - Chicago Office
  • California Assembly Bill No. 1743 (AB 1743) was introduced in response to investigations into alleged corrupt practices involving the use of placement agents with respect to public retirement systems or pension funds.1 On September 30, 2010, the bill was signed into law by California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger.