Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher is a global law firm, founded in Los Angeles in 1890. The firm is one of the most prestigious and selective in the nation, and ranks among the most successful firms globally. Gibson Dunn has nearly 1000 attorneys and over 2000 staff located in 15 offices around the world, including North and South America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. Gibson Dunn clients include some of the world's largest multinational corporations in all major industries, leading government entities, commercial and investment banks, start-up ventures, emerging growth businesses, partnerships and individuals. The Chambers Guide names more than 100 Gibson Dunn attorneys among the leading lawyers in their respective fields, and American Lawyer recognized Gibson Dunn as the "Top Litigation Department" of the year for 2010.
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- contributions under $200 are not reported, and so are not included in totals.
- only contributions from individuals and organizations to candidates are included. Various accounting measures and more exotic contribution types are excluded.
- contributions are matched based on organization and recipient name reported within each election cycle. Contributions using an incorrect or non-standard version of the name may be missed.
- corporate name changes and mergers may cause figures to differ from those of the Center for Responsive Politics.
- organization totals include known subsidiaries of the organization.
Latest FEC Datacovers through committee's December 31, 2012 filing.
Summaryoverview of the committee's finances
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Standardized Donation Informationcovers roughly through Q4 2012. may lag behind FEC section above, as donors and industries are identified by hand.
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Republicans vs. Democratsin dollars. "Other" includes 3rd parties and organizations without official party affiliation.
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Top PAC Recipients
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Figures are based on lobbying activity reported to the Senate Office of Public Records. Reported dollar amounts are required to be accurate only to the nearest $20,000. For organizations whose primary business is lobbying, we display total income and top clients. For organizations that are not primarily lobbying firms, we display total amount spent on lobbying and top lobbying firms hired.
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Lobbying Carried Out by Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher
Names of Lobbyists
Client Amount ABF Freight Systems $625,000 GE Capital $496,000 Business Roundtable $270,000 US Chamber of Commerce $250,000 University of Maine $80,000 Fairfax Financial Holdings $80,000 LightSquared Inc $80,000 Maine General Health $60,000 Corriente Advisors $20,000
Most Frequently Disclosed Lobbying Issues
- Energy & Nuclear Power,
- Labor, Antitrust & Workplace,
- Health Issues,
Most Frequently Disclosed Bills
Bill No. Title H.R.2682 Business Risk Mitigation and Price Stabilization Act of 2012 H.R.2779 To exempt inter-affiliate swaps from certain regulatory requirements put in place by the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act. H.R.1969 To provide for private-sector solutions to certain pension funding challenges, and for other purposes. S.3480 A bill to provide end user exemptions from certain provisions of the Commodity Exchange Act and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. H.R.1610 Business Risk Mitigation and Price Stabilization Act of 2011 H.R.1573 To facilitate implementation of title VII of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, promote regulatory coordination, and avoid market disruption. H.R.3527 Protecting Main Street End-Users From Excessive Regulation
RegulationsMentioned in 4 dockets; Submitted to 3 dockets
All data is based on documents downloaded from Regulations.gov. The first table shows mentions: all documents that include the name of the company anywhere in the document or document metadata. The second table shows submissions: all documents where the submitter metadata included the company name. Each table shows the top 10 dockets, ranked by number of occurrences.
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The tables show occurrences of "Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher" in public comments on proposed federal regulations.
Documents Submitted by the Organization
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Mentions in Document Text
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- Toggle 2 NLRB Proposed rule amending representation-case procedures 2011
- Toggle 1 SEC Self-Regulatory Organizations; Proposed Rule Changes: NASDAQ Stock Market LLC 2011
- Toggle 1 CFTC Protection of Cleared Swaps Customer Contracts and Collateral: Conforming Amendments to Commodity Broker Bankruptcy Provisions 2011
- Toggle 1 SEC Exemptions For Security-Based Swaps Issued By Certain Clearing Agencies 2012