Boards of Contract Appeals Bar Association, Inc.
We are an association of judges, attorneys, legal assistants, and other professionals dedicated to supporting and improving the practice of law before the Boards of Contract Appeals of the Federal Government.

Announcements & News

BCABA By-Laws Revision

BCABA is pleased to announce a revision of its by-laws, and the creation of a Judicial Division. The by-laws may be viewed here.

The BCABA Board of Governors has finalized the 2017 Calendar of activities. Please make note of these dates and be on the look-out for additional information as each of these events approaches.


Please join us on October 9, 2018 at the offices of Convington & Burling for our 2018 BCABA Annual Program. Additional information is available here. If you have any questions, please contact Daniel Strouse at


ASBCA Offers Mixed Bag on "Expressly Unallowable" and "Directly Associated" Costs
On August 28, 2018, the ASBCA denied the parties’ motions […]
Thu, Sep 20, 2018
Crowell & Moring

LEGAL DEVELOPMENTS ALERT: Second Circuit Rebuffs DOJ’s Long-Held Theory on the Reach of Conspiracy Law to Prosecute Non-U.S. Persons Under the FCPA
Second Circuit Rebuffs DOJ’s Long-Held Theory on the Reach of […]
Thu, Aug 30, 2018
Smith, Pachter, McWhorter & Allen

The Trump Administration Issues Its R&D Budget Priorities for FY 2020
On July 31, the Director of the Office of Management […]
Mon, Aug 13, 2018
Hogan Lovells - Government Contracts

What the Lance Armstrong Settlement Agreement Tells Us about the Government’s Case
The False Claims Act case against Lance Armstrong lasted longer […]
Wed, Jun 27, 2018
Husch Blackwell - Contractor’s Perspective