Clerk of the House of Representatives
Legislative Resource Center
135 Cannon Building
Washington, DC 20515
http://lobbyingdisclosure.house.gov
Secretary of the Senate
Office of Public Records
232 Hart Building
Washington, DC 20510
http://www.senate.gov/lobby

LOBBYING REGISTRATION

Lobbying Disclosure Act of 1995 (Section 4)

Check One: New Registrant New Client for Existing Registrant Amendment

1. Effective Date of Registration
11/19/2013
2. House Identification
 31784
Senate Identification
 682

REGISTRANT Organization/Lobbying Firm Self Employed Individual

3. Registrant Organization
AKIN GUMP STRAUSS HAUER & FELD LLP
Address
1333 NEW HAMPSHIRE AVE., NW
Address2
City
WASHINGTON
State
DC
Zip
20036
Country
USA

4. Principal place of business (if different than line 3)

City
State
Zip
Country
5. Contact name and telephone number International Number
Contact
​Ms. Margaret Stosik
Telephone
​2028874117
E-mail
​mstosik@akingump.com
6. General description of registrant’s business or activities
​A law firm

CLIENT A Lobbying Firm is required to file a separate registration for each client. Organizations employing in-house lobbyists should check the box labeled “Self” and proceed to line 10. Self

7. Client name
​Organization of Iranian American Communities
Address
​900 West Capitol Avenue
City
​West Sacramento
State
​CA
Zip
​95691
Country
​USA
8. Principal place of business (if different than line 7)
City
State
Zip
Country
9. General description of client’s business or activities
​Association of U.S. citizens and communities

LOBBYISTS

10. Name of each individual who has acted or is expected to act as a lobbyist for the client identified on line 7. If any person listed in this section has served as a “covered executive branch official” or “covered legislative branch official” within twenty years of first acting as a lobbyist for the client, state the executive and/or legislative position(s) in which the person served.

Name Covered Official Position (if applicable)
First
Last
Suffix
​Vic ​Fazio ​Mbr of Cong, 1979-99
​John ​Gilliland ​Intl trade cnsl, S Fin Comm, Feb 03-Jan 05; leg asst to
​John ​Gilliland ​Sen Lincoln, Jun 01-Feb 03
​Zach ​Paulsen ​Intl trd asst for pol, S Fin Comm, 2002-05
​Bill ​Paxon ​Mbr of Cong, 1989-99

LOBBYING ISSUES

11. General lobbying issue areas (Select all applicable codes).

​DEF
​FOR
​IMM

12. Specific lobbying issues (current and anticipated)

Advocate for policies supporting the safety of the residents of Camp Hurriya/Liberty in Iraq and their resettlement outside Iraq


AFFILIATED ORGANIZATIONS

13. Is there an entity other than the client that contributes more than $5,000 to the lobbying activities of the registrant in a quarterly period and either participates in and/or in whole or in major part supervises or controls the registrant’s lobbying activities?

No --> Go to line 14. Yes --> Complete the rest of this section for each entity matching the criteria above, then proceed to line 14.

Internet Address:
Name Address Principal Place of Business
Street
City State/Province Zip Code Country
City
State
Country
City
State
Country
City
State
Country

FOREIGN ENTITIES

14. Is there any foreign entity

a) holds at least 20% equitable ownership in the client or any organization identified on line 13; or

b) directly or indirectly, in whole or in major part, plans, supervises, controls, directs, finances or subsidizes activities of the client or any organization identified on line 13; or

c) is an affiliate of the client or any organization identified on line 13 and has a direct interest in the outcome of the lobbying activity?

No --> Sign and date the registration. Yes --> Complete the rest of this section for each entity matching the criteria above, then sign the registration.

Address Ownership
Name Street Principal place of business Amount of contribution
City State/Province Country
(city and state or country) for lobbying activities

City
State
Country
%
City
State
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%

Signature
Digitally Signed By: Hal Shapiro, Partner
Date
01/17/2014

ADDITIONAL LOBBYISTS

10. Supplemental. List any additional lobbyists for this client not listed on page 1, number 10.

Name Covered Official Position (if applicable) Have you been convicted of a crime?
First
Last
Suffix
​Hal ​Shapiro ​Sr advsr for intl econ affairs & sr cnslr to dir, WH
​Hal ​Shapiro ​natl econ cncl, 2000; assc gen cnsl, USTR,/ 1996-98
​Jamie ​Tucker ​Leg cnsl to Rep Northup, 1999; leg cnsl to Rep Inglis,
​Jamie ​Tucker ​1997-99; legal intern to Spkr Gingrich, 1996; leg aide to
​Jamie ​Tucker ​Sen Coverdell, 1993-94
ADDITIONAL LOBBYING ISSUES
11. Supplemental. General lobbying issue areas. Enter any additional codes for issues not listed on page 2, number 11.

ADDITIONAL AFFILIATED ORGANIZATIONS13. Supplemental. List any other affiliated organization that meets the criteria specified and is not listed on page 2, number 13.
Name Address Principal Place of Business
Street
City State/Province Zip Code Country
City
State
Country
City
State
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City
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ADDITIONAL FOREIGN ENTITIES
14. Supplemental. List any other foreign entity that meets the criteria specified and is not listed on page 2, number 14.
Name Address Principal place of business
(city and state or country)
Amount of contribution for lobbying activities Ownership
Street
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