Manafort has long-standing ties to Waldman’s client Deripaska. The Russian oligarch recently sued Manafort and Gates for $25 million for allegedly stealing $1.1 million from his company. Manafort and Deripaska have business ties going back more than a decade, and in 2016 Manafort allegedly offered to give the oligarch private briefings on the U.S. presidential election. It is unclear whether the briefings ever took place, or if Deripaska even received the offer. … [Read more...] about Julian Assange Met Repeatedly With Lobbyist for Russian Oligarch Linked to Donald Trump’s Campaign Manager
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Don’t ever try to sell something in your email messages. Promoting and selling are very different things.Give away GREAT information that your target audience can use sooner rather than later.Make sure the information meets the needs of a very specific audience.Ensure that your message does not violate any state bar association guidelines.Write a thoughtful subject line that promises something and then fulfill that promise. Make sure contact information is included and easy for the reader to find.Don’t overwrite the subject with too many message points. Leave room for them to come back to you with questions.Make the message graphically appealing without making it digitally “heavy.”Be consistent ... a one time effort does not make a campaign.Always give the reader an easy way to unsubscribe.Do direct email campaigns work? If you follow the guidelines listed above and provide useful information, making it easy for clients to recognize your … [Read more...] about Don’t Forget Direct Email Campaigns In Your Legal Marketing Planning
Robby Mook, the campaign manager for Hillary Clinton, made an…interesting appearance on CNN’s “State of the Union” with Jake Tapper. During the segment, Tapper steered the conversation towards the latest FBI document dump on their investigation into Clinton’s private email serve scandal, which happened on Friday evening. Mook refused to give a straight answer to the question, trying to deflect and change the subject to the FBI’s determination in the investigation and alleged misdeeds by House Republicans with access to the complete, unredacted, classified versions of the documents. … [Read more...] about Clinton Campaign Manager Dodges Question About ‘Hillary Cover-Up’ Note In FBI Docs
“Look, I think he’s thinking of many different things as he prepares to become the president of the United States, and things that sound like the campaign are not among them. … If Donald Trump can help her heal, then perhaps that’s a good thing.” … [Read more...] about Trump won’t investigate Hillary Clinton, his campaign manager says
But there is precedent for pardons in advance of charges. President Nixon was pardoned, as were Vietnam War draft dodgers. And President Clinton granted clemency to former CIA Director John Deutch in a case involving the handling of classified information stored on his home computer, Politico says. … [Read more...] about Trump campaign manager doesn’t rule out a Clinton prosecution; is an advance pardon possible?