Sonnenschein, Nath & Rosenthal

Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal LLP was an international law firm with nearly 800 lawyers and other professionals in the United States and Europe, serving the needs of many of the world’s best-known businesses, non-profits and individuals. The firm was founded in Chicago in 1906 and as of May 2010 ranked as the 58th largest law firm in the US by revenue. In September 2010, the firm combined with London-based Denton Wilde Sapte to form SNR Denton.

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Campaign Finance

$4,781,702 Given
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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.

For more information, please see our campaign finance methodology page. Lobbyist bundling data is described on our lobbyist bundling methodology page.

covers roughly through Q4 2013
  • Top Recipients

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  • Republicans vs. Democrats

    in dollars. "Other" includes 3rd parties and organizations without official party affiliation.
  • State vs. Federal

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View all campaign finance data for Sonnenschein, Nath & Rosenthal Sources: OpenSecrets.org FollowTheMoney.org

Lobbying

$280,000 Spent
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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.

For more information, please see our lobbying methodology page.

covers roughly through Q4, 2013

Lobbying on Behalf of Sonnenschein, Nath & Rosenthal

  • Names of Lobbyists
  • Most Frequently Disclosed Lobbying Issues
    • Utilities,
    • Energy & Nuclear Power,
    • Fed Budget & Appropriations,
    • Taxes,
    • Clean Air & Water,
    • Small Business
  • Recent Lobbying Contracts
    Date Registrant Summary
    July 23, 2014 Dentons US Legislative matters and proceedings related to the regulation of mulichannel video programming distributors, cable television, broadband and voice services, including retransmission consent reform, network management practices, spectrum, cybersecurity, public education and government access channels, Universal Service Fund reform, and tax issues related to the reauthorization of the Satellite Television Extension and Localism Act, including H.R. 4752 and S. 2454 View registration
    July 21, 2014 Dentons US Issues that may affect the fantasy sports industry and legislation related to gaming; H.R. 4301 and S. 2159 Restoration of America's Wire Act View registration
    July 21, 2014 Dentons US Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act Reauthorization View registration
View all lobbying data for Sonnenschein, Nath & Rosenthal Sources: Lobbyist Registration Tracker OpenSecrets.org

Regulations

Mentioned in 29 dockets; Submitted to 6 dockets
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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.

Matches are based on a search for the company name. Variations in the company name, such as acronyms, nicknames or alternate names may cause documents to be missed. The mention of a company name in a document may be incidental and does not necessarily indicate that the company has any relevance to the document. Company names that are common English words may erroneously match with text that is not referring to the company.

Not all agencies submit public comments to Regulations.gov. For a list of participating and non-participating agencies see here. Agencies that do submit to Regulations.gov have varying levels of accuracy and completeness.

Regulations and public comments can be downloaded in bulk here.

updated daily from Regulations.gov by way of Docket Wrench

The tables show occurrences of "Sonnenschein, Nath & Rosenthal" in public comments on proposed federal regulations.

Advisory Committees

4 people on 3 committees
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Data is based on disclosures required by the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA). Matches are based on the occurrence of the company name in the committee member affiliation. Variations in company names may cause some matches to be missed.

The table shows only the top 10 agencies. To search and download raw records from the complete dataset see the FACA data section.

covers through 2011

Table shows employees of "Sonnenschein, Nath & Rosenthal" that sat on federal advisory committees.

  • Agency
  • Representation
  • Toggle Environmental Protection Agency 2 people on 1 committee
  • Toggle Morris K Udall Scholarship and Excellence in National Environmental Policy Foundation 1 person on 1 committee
  • Toggle Office of the United States Trade Representative 1 person on 1 committee
View all advisory committee data for Sonnenschein, Nath & Rosenthal