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Overview Of CFIUS, FIRRMA And The Pilot Program
The Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS) was granted authority to review foreign investment in existing U.S. businesses under the Defense Production Act of 1950.
United States
8 Feb 2019
Holland & Knight's China Practice Newsletter: January-February 2019
Holland & Knight is a U.S.-based global law firm committed to provide high-quality legal services to our clients.
United States
8 Feb 2019
2019 NDAA Analysis: Changes Affecting Small Businesses And The SBIR Program
This is the first blog post in a series analyzing the 2019 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) as signed into law on August 13, 2018.
United States
28 Jan 2019
The Impact Of The Partial Government Shutdown On The Department Of Homeland Security (DHS)
No cabinet department stands more in the center of the federal shutdown drama than the Department of Homeland Security (DHS).
United States
21 Jan 2019
Guidance For Employees Working At Companies Being Investigated By DHS Or DOL
Immigration Partner Leon Fresco explains that many companies who employ non-citizens of the US are visited each year by investigators from the U.S. DHS and the U.S. DOL to determine whether they are in compliance...
United States
16 Jan 2019
DoD Issues A Limitations On Subcontracting Class Deviation; FAR Revisions Proposed
More than five years after Congress directed the Executive Branch to change the way small business contract performance requirements are calculated, the U.S.
United States
10 Dec 2018
White House's New National Cyber Strategy: Dramatic Changes For Government Contractors
President Donald Trump recently unveiled a new National Cyber Strategy (Strategy) that centers on four pillars of priority
United States
1 Oct 2018
Security Assessments May Be Part Of DoD Government Contracts Acquisition Process
Identifying threats and improving network and supply chain security has been an ongoing effort by Congress and the Department of Defense (DoD) for the past several years.
United States
19 Sep 2018
DoD Proposes Rules on Antiterrorism Training, Design-Build Process and 2019 NDAA Comments
DoD is proposing to amend the DFARS to require contractors to complete Level I antiterrorism awareness training.
United States
10 Sep 2018
DoD Class Deviation Increases Micro-Purchase Threshold, But Statutory Exceptions Remain Unchanged
On Aug. 31, 2018, the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) issued Class Deviation 2018-O00018, which increases the micro-purchase threshold for DoD procurements from $5,000 to $10,000.
United States
7 Sep 2018
DHS Hosts Cybersecurity Summit; Announces New Cross-Sector Risk Management Center
Kicks Off Renewed Focus on Cyber Risks to the Energy/Electric Utility Sector Along with the Banking/Financial Services and Communications Sectors
United States
31 Aug 2018
FIRRMA Expands CFIUS Jurisdiction In 2 Major Ways
President Donald Trump signed the John S. McCain National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 20191 (NDAA) into law on Aug. 13, 2018.
United States
23 Aug 2018
Final Rule Revises National Industrial Security Program
The Information Security Oversight Office (ISOO) has issued a Final Rule to its 32 C.F.R. Part 2004 National Industrial Security Program (NISP) Directive. ISOO is part of the National Archives...
United States
12 Jul 2018
New Drone Provisions Enacted Through National Defense Legislation
On Dec. 12, 2017, President Trump signed into law the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2018 (NDAA), authorizing appropriations for various military and national defense programs.
United States
15 Dec 2017
Congress Moves To Authorize FOCI Whitelisting Program
The U.S. Senate agreed on Nov. 16, 2017, to a conference report with respect to H.R.2810 – National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2018.
United States
27 Nov 2017
2018 NDAA Analysis: The Noose Further Tightens On LPTA
Recent budget constraints resulted in lowest price technically acceptable (LPTA) coming into vogue as a source selection technique.
United States
24 Nov 2017
Defense Security Service Puts Phone Log Requirement On Hold
The Defense Security Service (DSS) on Nov. 8, 2017, issued a Memorandum for Cleared Companies Operating Under Foreign Ownership...
United States
23 Nov 2017
Communications Decency Act Shields Facebook From Anti-Terrorism Act Liability
The "Good Samaritan" (which is the statutory language used by Congress) provision of the Communications Decency Act of 1996 (CDA, codified at 47 U.S.C. § 230(c)(1)) shields social media platforms...
United States
21 Jun 2017
TSA Issues Report On Threat Of Terrorists Misusing Large Commercial Vehicles
A six-page Transportation Security Administration (TSA) memorandum focusing on the potential misuse of large commercial vehicles was recently issued by the TSA's Office of Security Policy and Industry, Engagement Surface Division.
United States
21 Jun 2017
Defense Department Inspector General Issues Summary Of Audits Assessing Contractor Performance
The Department of Defense Inspector General recently published a report summarizing four earlier audits that found DoD officials prepared contractor performance assessment reports – CPARs...
United States
18 May 2017
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