The U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) has just locked in its Enhanced Postaward Debriefing procedures, making it easier for contractors to understand the source selection and contract award process and
Continue Reading How To Use DOD’s New Enhanced Postaward Debriefing Rights for Stronger Bid Protests

Submitting a certified claim to a government agency or appealing a contracting officer’s final decision (COFD) can be a risky business decision for federal contractors.

On one hand, there is
Continue Reading Effective Contract Management Primer: FAR Remedy Granting Clauses, Certified Claims, and Disputes

President Biden recently issued Executive Order No. 14042 requiring covered federal contractors ensure that their employees are fully vaccinated against COVID‑19 unless an employee otherwise requests, and receives an accommodation
Continue Reading Navigating the Business Risks Associated with the Federal Contractor Vaccine Mandate

The False Claims Act (FCA) was enacted in 1863 to stop the massive fraud perpetrated by large contractors during the Civil War.  The FCA has gone through many iterations since
Continue Reading Three Circuit Split on Interpretation of the False Claim Act’s Statute of Limitations to be Decided by Supreme Court

Earlier this month, we had the pleasure of opening the 2017 Associated General Contractors of America Federal Contractor Conference in Washington, DC with a presentation focused on the emerging
Continue Reading FAR 52.204-21 and the Future of Federal Cybersecurity Enforcement

After years of pushing by industry groups and the passage of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014, the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) issued a final rule
Continue Reading Awards to Lower Tier Small Business Subcontractors Finally Count towards Small Business Subcontracting Goals