On September 30, 2005, Genova, Burns & Vernoia presented a conference entitled ‘Corporate Political Activity Law 2005’. The event was moderated by James M. Burns, Esq. with Laurence D. Laufer, Esq., Gregory E. Nagy, Esq., Rebecca M. Freed, Esq., and Jisha S. Vachachira, Esq. serving as presenters. The conference featured discussions on emerging ethical and legal issues in the procurement process; an update on pay-to-play reform; a primer on S-2; an update on lobbying registration rules; and a primer on establishment and operation of PACs.