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Dickstein Shapiro Losses $2 Million Lorillard Tobacco Account

A major Washington lobbying firm reported it is no longer lobbying for a top tobacco company, which usually paid the firm $2 million a year.  

Dickstein Shapiro LLP , filed a termination report  report on Friday indicating, as of July 11, it will no longer be lobbying for Lorillard Tobacco Company . The firm had earlier reported  it had been paid $500,000 for lobbying during the second quarter of 2014.  

Samsung Pays Akin Gump $1 Million for Lobbying

Organizations spent almost $822 million lobbying the federal government in the first quarter of the year, with one company paying over $1 million to a single lobbying firm.  

Sixteen companies or associations paid an outside lobbying firm more than $100,000 a month during the first quarter.