The city council's "Tuesday Memo" is under fire as local economist Eric Fruits called the practice "hide and seek."
There have been 478 exemptions to the law that was aimed at fostering government transparency.
Dean Foor is claiming he was illegally fired while JC-Biomethane is countersuing to keep a state tax credit.
States are coming up with their own crowdfunding rules in response to federal inaction.
Supporters of Measure 92 were forced to give up after the automatic recount showed they were still behind.