Jackie Northam

Jackie Northam appears in the following:

China Defends Trademark Grants For Ivanka Trump Products

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

A Foreign Ministry spokesman suggests some media were "hyping certain gossip to hint at something undisclosed." A U.S. trademark lawyer says the process moved remarkably fast.

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Restaurant Group Joins Lawsuit Against Trump, Citing Unfair Competition

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

The addition of two plaintiffs may help bolster a suit alleging that President Trump is breaching the Constitution because his hotels and restaurants do business with foreign governments.

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Russian Spies' Go-To Tactics For Entangling People: Bribery And Blackmail

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Investigators in Washington seeking links between Americans and Russia's election-meddling are searching for evidence of loans or sweetheart deals used to gain access or control over targets.

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Russia Follows Old Playbook To Gain Global Influence

Monday, April 10, 2017

Moscow has an old playbook for entangling people it hopes to bring under its control. NPR takes a look at its tools, including loans and deals by people connected to the government.

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Disclosures Detail Trump Staff's Assets

Saturday, April 01, 2017

On Friday, the White House made documents available on the finances of many Trump administration officials, including Jared Kushner, Ivanka Trump and Stephen Bannon.

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Ivanka Trump To Be An Official White House Employee Covered By Ethics Rules

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

She already has an office in the West Wing. "I have been working closely ... with the White House Counsel and my personal counsel to address the unprecedented nature of my role," she said.

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Trump Company Reportedly Looking To Add Another Hotel In Washington, D.C.

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Ethics experts often criticize the Trump Organization for running a hotel just blocks from the White House. Now, the company might be looking to add a second hotel in the nation's capital.

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GSA Says Trump D.C. Hotel Lease Is Valid, Despite Ban On Elected Officials

Thursday, March 23, 2017

The General Services Administration says while the contract bars elected officials, the Trump Organization may lease the Old Post Office because President Trump moved his businesses into a trust.

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Ivanka Trump's Move To The White House Raises Questions About Ethics

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Ethics experts say Ivanka's dual role as a business owner and West Wing adviser raises concerns about nepotism and conflict of interest. Ivanka says she will comply voluntarily with ethics rules.

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Ethics Experts Raise Alarm Over Ivanka Trump's White House Role

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Ivanka Trump is getting an office in the White House and access to classified information, despite having no formal position in the administration. Ethics analysts are crying foul over this unprecedented move.

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At Trump's D.C. Hotel, A U.S.-Turkey Relations Conference Stirs Up Ethics Questions

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Holding the event at the Trump hotel could be seen as a way to "purchase access to the Trump administration by enriching President Trump and his family," says government ethics scholar Kathleen Clark.

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Former Trump National Security Adviser Was Paid To Advise Russian Firms

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Michael Flynn collected more than $50,000 by companies, including a Kremlin-backed television network, to talk about U.S. intelligence, according to documents released in a congressional inquiry.

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These Days, Business Travel By Trump's Sons Is Costly And Complicated

Monday, March 06, 2017

With the Trump family "so involved in international business, the logistical issues, costs and security risks are more substantial than we're used to seeing," says an expert in presidential travel.

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Kuwait Celebration At Trump Hotel Raises Conflict Of Interest Questions

Saturday, February 25, 2017

Kuwait is celebrating its national day at the Trump International Hotel in Washington. The ambassador rejects suggestions that Kuwait is trying to curry favor with President Trump.

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Trump's Sons Heading To Dubai As Business Interests Continue To Expand Overseas

Friday, February 17, 2017

The president's eldest sons will cut the ribbon on a new Trump golf course in Dubai this weekend. The Trump family stands to profit, while U.S. taxpayers pick up the tab for Secret Service protection.

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China Grants Trump A Valuable Trademark Registration

Thursday, February 16, 2017

For years, President Trump has been seeking to expand his trademark registrations in China. This week, he won a case. But ethics experts say that raises questions about conflict of interest.

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Canadian Prime Minister Talks Trade, Immigration In First Meeting With Trump

Monday, February 13, 2017

There's concern that Canada may get swept up in any disagreement or trade war between the U.S. and Mexico. Canada's ambassador has said Canada needs to avoid becoming "collateral damage."

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Trump Tower In Toronto Is Up For Sale And Facing Legal Woes

Wednesday, February 08, 2017

The Trump International Hotel and Tower in Toronto has gone bust. Investors have lost millions and Trump has been sued, along with the project's two Russian-Canadian developers.

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As Trump Hotels Expand, Trump Club Also Raises Fees - And Eyebrows

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

The Trump Organization plans to open many hotels during this administration. And company's Mar-a-Lago club is doubling initiation fees. Ethicists say Trump is improperly profiting from his office.

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Trump Files Documents To Shift Management Of Businesses To His Sons

Monday, January 23, 2017

For many weeks, the president said he would step away from managing his businesses, but he offered no evidence. Now documents are turning up, showing he no longer is listed as top executive.

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