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Achieving Cyber-Fitness In 2017: Part 4—Subcontracts, Joint Ventures And Teaming Agreements

Reprinted from The Government Contractor, with permission of Thomson Reuters. Copyright © 2017. Further use without the permission of West is prohibited. For further information about this publication, please visit http://legalsolutions.thomsonreuters.com, or call 800.328.9352. Our “Cyber-Fitness” series thus far has focused on a contractor’s individual obligations and best practices for compliance with the Federal Acquisition Regulation … Continue Reading

“INCOMPLETE, INACCURATE, AND UNVERIFIABLE”: An Evening with the OIG’s Recent Audit Report on GSA’s Administration of Contractor Team Arrangements

Partner Jonathan Aronie recently published a review of the General Services Administration’s (“GSA”) Office of the Inspector General (“OIG”) Report concerning Contractor Team Arrangements (“CTA’s”) for the Coalition for Government Procurement.  After laying out the auditor’s objectives summarizing the core principles of a CTA, Mr. Aronie discusses the risks associated with CTAs for government contractors … Continue Reading

Size Does Matter – Impacts Of The Small Business Jobs Act Of 2010

By David S. Gallacher On September 27, 2010, President Obama signed into law the Small Business Jobs and Credit Act of 2010 (Pub. L. No. 111-240). The Act is intended to free up capital by providing tax cuts for small businesses (some of which are temporary) and to promote exports of U.S. products, all with a … Continue Reading

Trimming the Fat in Government Subcontracts — Recognizing What Really Needs to Be Flowed Down by the Prime

Even experienced contractors can find themselves in unfamiliar waters when delving for the first time in the world of government contracts. In many cases, the first step for a commercial company may be acting as a subcontractor (the "Subcontractor") for another company (the "Prime") that is contracting directly with the Government. Even though the Subcontractor’s contract is … Continue Reading

Teaming Agreement Do’s and Don’ts

Do Execute a Confidentiality/Nondisclosure agreement before exchanging any proprietary data and ensure that such agreement survives termination and/or expiration of teaming agreement Carefully define the scope of the information subject to the Confidentiality/Nondisclosure agreement to ensure that both written and orally communicated data is protected Carefully consider not only a potential teammate’s skills and resources, … Continue Reading
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