Wiley Rein LLP
Wiley Rein LLP is a Washington, D.C. law firm founded in 1983 under the name Wiley, Johnson and Rein. In 1986, the firm, then known as Wiley & Rein, became Wiley Rein & Fielding as Richard E. Wiley, former Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission, and Bert W. Rein, former Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Economic and Business Affairs, were joined on the masthead by Fred F. Fielding, former Counsel to President Ronald Reagan. With Mr. Fielding's return to the White House as Counsel to President George W. Bush on February 1, 2007, the firm reverted to the name Wiley Rein LLP.
Campaign Finance$488,582 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.
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Republicans vs. Democratsin dollars. "Other" includes 3rd parties and organizations without official party affiliation.
State vs. Federalin dollars
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 Wiley Rein LLP
Names of Lobbyists
Client Amount Nucor Corp $640,000 Iridium Communications $630,000 AT&T Inc $560,000 National Assn of Broadcasters $470,000 Comprehensive Health Management $420,000 Fresenius Medical Care North America $420,000 Fresenius Medical Care North America $420,000 eHealth Inc $410,000 CBS Corp $350,000 SolarWorld $290,000
Most Frequently Disclosed Lobbying Issues
- Radio & TV Broadcasting,
- Medicare & Medicaid,
- Copyright, Patent & Trademark,
- Health Issues,
- Media Information & Publishing,
- Fed Budget & Appropriations
Most Frequently Disclosed Bills
Bill No. Title S.911 SPECTRUM Act S.1549 American Jobs Act of 2011 S.28 Public Safety Spectrum and Wireless Innovation Act S.365 Budget Control Act of 2011 H.R.2482 Public Safety Spectrum and Wireless Innovation Act H.R.607 Broadband for First Responders Act of 2011 H.R.911 Spectrum Inventory and Auction Act of 2011 S.415 Spectrum Optimization Act S.455 RADIOS Act H.R.3630 Middle Class Tax Relief and Job Creation Act of 2011
Recent Lobbying Contracts
Date Client Summary March 21, 2013 Association of American Railroads Federal regulatory and legislative issues relating to the railroad industry. View registration
RegulationsMentioned in 42 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.
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.
The tables show occurrences of "Wiley Rein LLP" 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 17 DOT Twin Cities Air Service, LLC - Commuter Air Carrier Authorization 2011
- Toggle 4 HHS HIPAA Privacy Rule Accounting of Disclosures under the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act 2011
- Toggle 2 ITA Modification of Regulations Regarding the Practice of Accepting Bonds During the Provisional Measures Period in Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Investigations 2011
- Toggle 2 DOT Southwest Airlines Co. and AirTran Airways, Inc. - Approval of the Transfer of International Route Authorities 2011
- Toggle 2 DOT Southwest Airlines Co. and AirTran Airways, Inc. - Exemption 2011
- Toggle 2 EERE Notice of Petition for Waiver of LG Electronics U.S.A., Inc. From the Department of Energy Clothes Washer Test Procedure, and Grant of Interim Waiver 2012
- Toggle 2 USTR Request for Comments and Notice of Public Hearing Concerning China’s Compliance with WTO Commitments 2011
- Toggle 2 FAR Federal Acquisition Regulation; FAR Case 2011-001; Organizational Conflicts of Interest 2011
- Toggle 2 EERE Energy Conservation Program for Consumer Products: Notice of Petition for Waiver of LG Electronics USA, Inc. From the Department of Energy Residential Clothes Washer Test Procedure, and Grant of Interim Waiver 2011
- Toggle 2 EERE Energy Conservation Program: Energy Conservation Standards for Direct Heating Equipment 2011
Advisory Committees4 people on 3 committees
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.
Table shows employees of "Wiley Rein LLP" that sat on federal advisory committees.
- Toggle Department of State 3 people on 1 committee
- Toggle Department of Commerce 1 person on 1 committee
- Toggle Federal Communications Commission 1 person on 1 committee