Contracting Officer Authority

It is a given that companies strive to protect their intellectual property.  Over the years, as an instrument of that protection, companies have made increasing use of non-disclosure agreements to advance that objective.  A recent decision of the Court of Federal Claims – Liberty Ammunition v. United States – calls into serious question the efficacy of NDAs signed by U.S. Government personnel.
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