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Oh Snap! Supreme Court Rejects Substantial Competitive Harm Test For Key FOIA Exemption
On June 24, 2019, the Supreme Court ruled that Exemption 4 of the FOIA, which protects from public disclosure "trade secrets and commercial or financial information obtained from a person privileged or confidential,"...
United States
2 Jul 2019
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OH SNAP! Supreme Court To Take On Meaning Of Key FOIA Exemption
On January 11, 2019, the Supreme Court granted a petition for writ of certiorari over an Eighth Circuit decision involving Exemption 4 of the Freedom of Information Act ("FOIA")...
United States
10 Apr 2019
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OSD Issues Policy Guidance Rejecting "Sweeps" Data
By memorandum dated June 7, 2018, Shay Assad, DoD's Director, Defense Pricing/Defense Procurement and Acquisition Policy, has reversed decades of procurement practice that has been embraced by industry...
United States
6 Jul 2018
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Contractors Beware: The 2018 NDAA Ushers In New Changes Affecting IP Rights
The 2018 National Defense Authorization Act ("NDAA" or "Act") includes changes that could make the Department of Defense ("DoD") a more effective and knowledgeable purchaser of Intellectual Property...
United States
31 Jan 2018
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What You Need To Know About Mergers And Acquisitions Involving Government Contractors And Their Suppliers
Mergers and acquisitions create additional costs and complex accounting issues for government contractors. There are fees for accounting, legal, and business consultants.
United States
25 Oct 2016
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What You Need To Know About Mergers And Acquisitions Involving Government Contractors And Their Suppliers - July 2016
Numerous government contracts programs support small businesses. There are prime contracts set aside for various categories of small business entities.
United States
19 Aug 2016
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What You Need To Know About Mergers And Acquisitions Involving Government Contractors And Their Suppliers - Volume 3 - What Happens To Pending Proposals?
Thus far in this ten-part series, we have discussed whether and how existing contracts with the Government can be transferred to the buyer or surviving entity when an acquisition, merger, or consolidation occurs.
United States
29 Mar 2016
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Understanding The Scope Of Federal Supply Schedule Labor Category Descriptions: Risks And Opportunities Presented By The GAO's Allworld Language Consultants Decision
In a Federal Supply Schedule ("FSS") procurement conducted under FAR Subpart 8.4, all items quoted and ordered by the agency are required to be available on the vendor's schedule contract as a precondition to its receiving the order.
United States
7 Mar 2016
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What You Need To Know About Mergers And Acquisitions Involving Government Contractors And Their Suppliers - Volume 2 – Obtaining Consent To Assign A Government Contract
This posting is the second in a ten-part series on unique issues that arise in the acquisition and disposition of a company that performs government contracts or subcontracts.
United States
18 Feb 2016
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What You Need To Know About Mergers And Acquisitions Involving Government Contractors And Their Suppliers
With today's posting, we begin a ten-part series on unique issues that arise in connection with the acquisition or disposition of a company that performs government contracts or subcontracts.
United States
18 Jan 2016
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Data Rights Redux – 10 Ways To Preserve Your IP
About a year ago, we published a list of the more common ways in which contractor’s compromise their ability to protect their intellectual property.
United States
3 Nov 2014
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New Personal Conflict Of Interest Rules For Contractors
On December 2, 2011, Federal Acquisition Regulation Subpart 3.11 – Preventing Personal Conflicts of Interest for Contractor Employees Performing Acquisition Functions – takes effect.
United States
22 Nov 2011
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Proposed FAR Rule: A New Regulatory Framework For Organizational Conflicts Of Interest And Unequal Access To Nonpublic Information
On April 26, 2011, the Department of Defense ("DoD"), General Services Administration ("GSA"), and National Aeronautics and Space administration ("NASA") published a proposed rule to amend the Federal Acquisition Regulation ("FAR") coverage of organizational conflicts of interest ("OCIs").
United States
13 May 2011
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The Transparency Monster Strikes Again: New Reporting Requirements For Executive Compensation And First-Tier Subcontract Awards
On July 8, 2010, the FAR Councils issued an interim rule, effective immediately, that requires contractors to report information regarding executive compensation and first-tier subcontract awards. See 75 Fed. Reg. 39414.
United States
17 Sep 2010
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The Transparency Monster Strikes Again: New Reporting Requirements For Executive Compensation And First-Tier Subcontract Awards
On July 8, 2010, the FAR Councils issued an interim rule, effective immediately, that requires contractors to report information regarding executive compensation and first-tier subcontract awards. See 75 Fed. Reg. 39414.
United States
1 Sep 2010
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