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BCA Bar Journal
SUMMER 2017 EDITION
OF BCA BAR JOURNAL

The Summer 2017 edition of BCA Bar Journal (Vol. No. XXVII, Issue No. 1) is now available. It contains timely and informative articles for government contracts practitioners. BCA Bar Journal is one of the great benefits of membership in the Board of Contract Appeals Bar Association, Inc.

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GSA Requiring “Bilateral” Modification to All Multiple Award Schedule Contracts to Prohibit Use of Huawei/ZTE Equipment
The General Services Administration (“GSA”) has announced its intention to initiate in September 2019 a mass “bilateral” modification of all […]
Thu, Sep 12, 2019
Crowell & Moring

Cybersecurity Maturity Model Matures: DoD Adds New Requirements to Draft Cybersecurity Certification
The Defense Department has released Revision 0.4 of its Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) that, starting next year, independent auditors […]
Tue, Sep 10, 2019
Crowell & Moring

Course on Government Contract Claims
On October 22-23, 2019, Smith Pachter McWhorter attorney Edmund M. Amorosi will teach a course entitled, "Preparing and Defending Government […]
Wed, Sep 04, 2019
Smith, Pachter, McWhorter & Allen

Legal Developments Alert: Temporary General License for Export to Huawei Extended, with More Restrictions Introduced
On August 19, 2019, the U.S. Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) issued a Final Rule (the “August TGL”) extending […]
Wed, Aug 28, 2019
Smith, Pachter, McWhorter & Allen

Medical Device Contractor Settles FCA Allegations Based on TAA Violations
On Thursday, August 8, 2019, the Department of Justice (“DoJ”) announced that Danish medical device company Ambu, Inc. (“Ambu”) will […]
Tue, Aug 13, 2019
Hogan Lovells - Government Contracts

Government contractor pleads guilty to fraud for paying drivers as independent contractors
Paying workers as independent contractors instead of as employees may land a former executive in jail for criminal wire fraud. On […]
Tue, Jun 25, 2019
Husch Blackwell - Contractor’s Perspective

DoD Trusted Capital Marketplace
At a press availability on May 10, Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition and Sustainment, Ellen Lord, discussed the “matchmaking” […]
Tue, May 28, 2019
Hogan Lovells - Government Contracts

The importance of specificity in small business joint venture agreements
  When drafting small business joint venture agreements, the devil is in the details. A template JV agreement—like the one from […]
Mon, May 13, 2019
Husch Blackwell - Contractor’s Perspective

For commercial item contractors, some improvements—mixed with new and old barriers—in DoD’s final rule on procurement of commercial items and accompanying guidebook
For commercial item contractors, some improvements—mixed with new and old barriers—in DoD’s final rule on procurement of commercial items and […]
Fri, Feb 02, 2018
Dentons US LLP - Government Contracts Advisor

DCAA issues MRD confirming auditors should not verify technical interchanges
  On November 21, 2017, DCAA issued a Memorandum for Regional Directors (MRD) confirming that the Class Deviation 2017-O0010’s abrupt halt […]
Fri, Dec 01, 2017
Dentons US LLP - Government Contracts Advisor