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Court Finds Escobar Prevents Relators from Using FCA as an All-Purpose Enforcement Tool
  • Dinsmore & Shohl LLP
  • USA
  • April 26 2017

In U.S. ex rel. Schimelpfenig v. Dr. Reddy's Labs. Ltd., the Eastern District of Pennsylvania recently dismissed the claims of two relators based on


Executive Order Seeks to Bolster ‘Buy American’ Enforcement
  • Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP
  • USA
  • April 26 2017

On April 18, President Trump signed the Presidential Executive Order on Buy American and Hire American. Although it imposes few immediate changes to


The "More Muscular" Buy American Policy Involves a Waiting Period
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • April 26 2017

Earlier this month, Venable reported on the Trump administration's intent to make the federal government's procurement preference for domestic


Update: Congress and trump administration repeal “blacklisting” rule, relieving contractors from strict labor reporting and other requirements
  • Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP
  • USA
  • April 26 2017

On March 27, 2017, President Donald Trump signed into law a Congressional Review Act (“CRA”) resolution repealing the so-called “blacklisting” rule


Defense Contractors to Face New Cost Accounting Oversight with Creation of Defense Cost Accounting Standards Board
  • Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP
  • USA
  • April 26 2017

Section 820 of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2017 (“NDAA”) establishes a new Defense Cost Accounting Standards Board


Buying American: Gauging the Potential Impact of the “Buy American and Hire American” Executive Order on Federal Contracts
  • Archer & Greiner PC
  • USA
  • April 25 2017

The Buy American Act (BAA), as implemented by Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) Part 25, imposes an evaluation preference for offerors proposing


The Beneficiaries of “Pay-if-Paid” Clauses in Construction Contracts
  • Shutts & Bowen LLP
  • USA
  • April 25 2017

The law of contract formation allows parties “freedom to contract” in most aspects of transactions, services andor liabilities. In the area of


Trump Order Raises Significant FCA Compliance Concerns
  • Baker McKenzie
  • USA
  • April 24 2017

On Tuesday, President Trump signed an executive order calling for increased monitoring and enforcement of laws that require -- or express a preference


Contractors Should Start Preparing for a Possible Shutdown Now
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • USA
  • April 24 2017

With less than a week before the federal government's appropriated funding runs out, confidence in avoiding a potential shutdown is waning. Because


Buy American and Hire American - New Executive Order Promises to Put American Workers First, But Practical Impacts Remain Unclear
  • Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP
  • USA
  • April 24 2017

On April 18, President Trump signed a new executive order (EO) at a ceremony in Kenosha, Wisconsin. The EO is entitled “Buy American and Hire