On April 11, 2018, the Legislative Assembly of Alberta held the first reading of Bill 11: the Lobbyists Amendment Act to bring changes to the
The Government of Alberta has proposed significant amendments to the Lobbyists Act, 2007, c. L-20.5 (the “Act”). If you or your employees, officers
Canada’s lobbying landscape is rapidly changing a number of amendments have recently come into force or been proposed that revise lobbying, election
On April 11 the Government of Alberta introduced amendments to the Lobbyists Act that will require more companies to register their communications
The recent conviction and $20,000 fine under the Lobbying Act (Canada) confuse, rather than clarify, the obligation to report on consultant-lobbying
On May 5, 2015, the NDP won a majority government in Alberta. In light of last week's Alberta election results, what follows is a short primer on
The Lobbyists Act was one of three statutes amended as result of the passage of the Alberta Accountability Act on December 17th, 2014. For a full
Recent amendments to Ontario and Alberta's lobbying regimes will mean changes for persons who communicate with governments in those jurisdictions
Our October 2009 Charities and Not-for-Profit newsletter contained an article respecting Alberta’s new lobbyist legislation.
On Monday, September 28, 2009, Alberta’s lobbyist legislation came into force.