RESPONDENTS: Eva Putzova for Congress; Piasecki, Steven; Putzova, Eva; Restaurant Opportunities Center (ROC) United, Inc.
COMPLAINANTS: Saltsman, Michael; Samuelson, Austin
SUBJECT: Committees-Candidate; Contributions-Corporations
DISPOSITION: The Commission decided by a vote of 6-0 to take the following actions in MUR 7708: 1. Dismiss the allegation that Restaurant Opportunities Centers United, Inc., made in-kind corporate contributions in violation of 52 U.S.C. § 30118(a), in connection with the salary payments to Piasecki, as a matter of prosecutorial discretion. 2. Dismiss the allegation that Eva Putzova, Steven Piasecki, and Eva Putzova for Congress and Eva Putzova in her official capacity as treasurer knowingly accepted and received in-kind corporate contributions in violation of 52 U.S.C. § 30118(a), in connection with the salary payments to Piasecki, as a matter of prosecutorial discretion. 3. Approve the Factual and Legal Analysis, as recommended in the First General Counsel’s Report dated October 8, 2020, subject to the edits circulated by Commissioner Cooksey’s Office on March 31, 2022 at 2:33 p.m., and further subject to any conforming edits to the committee’s treasurer as indicated by the Office of General Counsel at the table. 4. Approve the appropriate letters. 5. Close the file.
|Dismissed-Other||Putzova, Eva||52 U.S.C. §30118(a)|
|Eva Putzova for Congress||52 U.S.C. §30118(a)|
|Restaurant Opportunities Center (ROC) United, Inc.||52 U.S.C. §30118(a)|
|Piasecki, Steven||52 U.S.C. §30118(a)|
|Primary respondent||Eva Putzova for Congress|
|Previous respondent||Piasecki, Steven|
|Restaurant Opportunities Center (ROC) United, Inc.|
|Respondent's counsel||Barton Mendez Soto PLLC|
|Barton, James E.|
|Gold, Laurence E., Esq.|