Douglas P. Hibshman

The SBA Inspector General recently determined that over $400 million in small business awards were awarded to firms that were not eligible small businesses at the time of award.  These
Continue Reading To Nobody’s Surprise – Federal Small Business Award Numbers Are Inflated

Veridyne Corp., an 8(a) small business concern, was subject to fraud and false statement claims by the U.S. Department of Transportation (UDOT) for undervaluing an estimate to perform a task
Continue Reading Fraud Claim Arises from Intentionally Undervalued Contract Extension that the Government Approved – Incumbent Contractors Beware!

During the State of the Union address on January 28, 2014, President Obama indicated that he will move to unilaterally increase the minimum wage for workers under new federal services
Continue Reading President Obama Proposes Raising Minimum Wage on Federal Service / Construction Contracts to $10.10 Per Hour