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MERSCORP Lobbying Report- Undisclosed Recipient_ Livingston Group_04 20 2012

MERSCORP Lobbying Report- Undisclosed Recipient_ Livingston Group_04 20 2012

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MERSCORP $90,000 filing for lobbying activities for;

1. Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act

2. SEC proposed Regulation AB.

Filed by the Livingston Group, a notorious political "revolving door" http://www.lobbyinginfo.org/documents/RevolveDoor.pdf . Submitted by Robert Livingston, former US Congresman in the House of Representatives (R-LA) from 1977-1999, Chairman of the Appropriations Committee from 1995-1999, and Treasurer of the Louisiana Republican Party since 2011, and identified by an FBI whistleblower as part of a criminal conspiracy involving Turkish operatives (The Livingston Group has lobbied for Turkey, Azerbijian, Libya, Morocco, Egypt, and the Cayman Islands). Livingston also runs two Political Action Committees.Also listed as lobbyists on this report is;1. J. Allen Martin- Livingston's former Chief of Staff. Martin is also a partner of the Livingston Group.2. Steve Kreseski- former Chief of Staff to Robert Ehrlich, US Congressman in the House of Representatives (R-MD) from 1995-2003, Governor of Maryland from 2003-2007, Chairman of Mitt Romney's 2012 campaign in MD. Kreseski also served on the staff for Larry Pressler, for US Congressman (R-SD) serving in the US HOR from 1975-1979, and the US Senate from 1979-1997, and a senior advisor to Salomon Smith Barney.Kreseski is the COO of the Livingston Group.3. Greg James- Senior Policy Advisor for Robert Ehrlich, while he was Governor of Maryland. Principal of the Livingston Group.
MERSCORP $90,000 filing for lobbying activities for;

1. Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act

2. SEC proposed Regulation AB.

Filed by the Livingston Group, a notorious political "revolving door" http://www.lobbyinginfo.org/documents/RevolveDoor.pdf . Submitted by Robert Livingston, former US Congresman in the House of Representatives (R-LA) from 1977-1999, Chairman of the Appropriations Committee from 1995-1999, and Treasurer of the Louisiana Republican Party since 2011, and identified by an FBI whistleblower as part of a criminal conspiracy involving Turkish operatives (The Livingston Group has lobbied for Turkey, Azerbijian, Libya, Morocco, Egypt, and the Cayman Islands). Livingston also runs two Political Action Committees.Also listed as lobbyists on this report is;1. J. Allen Martin- Livingston's former Chief of Staff. Martin is also a partner of the Livingston Group.2. Steve Kreseski- former Chief of Staff to Robert Ehrlich, US Congressman in the House of Representatives (R-MD) from 1995-2003, Governor of Maryland from 2003-2007, Chairman of Mitt Romney's 2012 campaign in MD. Kreseski also served on the staff for Larry Pressler, for US Congressman (R-SD) serving in the US HOR from 1975-1979, and the US Senate from 1979-1997, and a senior advisor to Salomon Smith Barney.Kreseski is the COO of the Livingston Group.3. Greg James- Senior Policy Advisor for Robert Ehrlich, while he was Governor of Maryland. Principal of the Livingston Group.

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Clerk of the House of RepresentativesLegislative Resource CenterB-106 Cannon BuildingWashington, DC 20515Secretary of the SenateOffice of Public Records232 Hart BuildingWashington, DC 20510
LOBBYING REPORT
Lobbying Disclosure Act of 1995 (Section 5)
- All Filers Are Required to Complete This Page
1. Registrant Name
Organization/Lobbying FirmSelf Employed Individual
2. Address
Check if different than previously reported
Address1Address2CityStateZip Code
-
Country3. Principal place of business (if different than line 2)CityStateZip Code
-
Country4a. Contact Nameb. Telephone Number
International Number
c. E-mail5. Senate ID#6. House ID#7. Client Name
Self Check if client is a state or local government or instrumentality
 TYPE OF REPORT
8. YearQ1
(1/1 - 3/31)
Q2
(4/1 - 6/30)
Q3
(7/1-9/30)
Q4
(10/1 - 12/31)
9. Check if this filing amends a previously filed version of this report10. Check if this is a Termination ReportTermination Date11. No Lobbying Issue Activity
INCOME OR EXPENSES
- YOU MUST complete either Line 12 or Line 13
12. Lobbying13. OrganizationsINCOMEEXPENSE
relating to lobbying activities for this reporting periodwas:were:
Less than $5,000$5,000 or more
$
relating to lobbying activities for this reporting period
Less than $5,000$5,000 or more
$
Provide a good faith estimate, rounded to the nearest $10,000,of all lobbying related income from the client (including allpayments to the registrant by any other entity for lobbyingactivities on behalf of the client).
14. REPORTING
accounting method. See instructions for description of options.Check box to indicate expense
Method A.Method B.Method C.
Reporting amounts using LDA definitions onlyReporting amounts under section 6033(b)(8) of theInternal Revenue CodeReporting amounts under section 162(e) of the InternalRevenue Code
SignatureDatePrinted Name and Title
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http://lobbyingdisclosure.house.gov
 
http://www.senate.gov/lobby
 
2012DC
THE LIVINGSTON GROUP, L.L.C.
MERSCORP, Inc.
$90,000.00
346060215
Filed Electronically
20003
(202) 289-9881
4
Page ______ of _____
office@livingstongroupdc.com
USA
1
49635-1004544
Robert L. Livingston, Partner 
SUITE 600
499 S. CAPITOL STREET, S.W.WASHINGTON
ROBERT L. LIVINGSTON
04/20/2012
 
RegistrantClient Name
LOBBYING ACTIVITY.
Select as many codes as necessary to reflect the general issue areas in which the registrantengaged in lobbying on behalf of the client during the reporting period. Using a separate page for each code, provideinformation as requested. Add additional page(s) as needed.15. General issue area code
 
(one per page)
16. Specific lobbying issues17. House(s) of Congress and Federal agenciesCheck if None18. Name of each individual who acted as a lobbyist in this issue area
Covered Official Position (if applicable)NewFirst NameLast NameSuffix
19. Interest of each foreign entity in the specific issues listed on line 16 aboveCheck if None
Printed Name and Title
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Fmr Cong. US HouseFmr COS Cong. Ehrlich; Staff to Sen. Pressler Fmr COS Cong. Livingston
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FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS/INVESTMENTS/SECURITIES
Robert L. Livingston, Partner
SteveGreg
THE LIVINGSTON GROUP, L.L.C.
JamesKreseskiRobert L.Martin
MERSCORP, Inc.
FIN
LivingstonJ. Allen
Page ______ of ______
Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (P.L. 111-517) with attention to the transparency anddata gathering requirements for the Office of Financial Research (Title I, Subtitle B); the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection (Title X); and Subtitle D of Title IX -- Improvements to the Asset-Backed Securitization Process.
 
ADDENDUM for General Lobbying Issue Area:
Printed Name and Title
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Page ______ of _____
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SEC proposed regulation AB as it relates to requirements for new data collection. Regulators andthe Congress' understanding of MERS role in foreclosures and securitization. GSE reform as itpertains to MERS.
Robert L. Livingston, Partner 
FIN - FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS/INVESTMENTS/SECURITIES

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