United States Office of Government Ethics, Preventing Conflicts of Interest in the Executive Branch

LA-13-06: Notification of Negotiations for Post-Government Compensation under Section 17 of the STOCK Act
April 25, 2013

This Legal Advisory clarifies that employees must comply with the notification requirements under section 17 of the Stop Trading on Congressional Knowledge Act of 2012 (STOCK Act) when they negotiate for, or have an agreement of, post-government, non-federal compensation for services to be rendered entirely after termination of federal employment.

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