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GSA invites industry’s comments on proposed policy to reduce federal contractors’ use of single-use plastics

USA - July 8 2022 On July 6, 2022, the U.S. federal government's General Services Administration (GSA) filed an advance notice of proposed rulemaking (ANPR) in the…

Liza Craig, William T. Kirkwood, Samantha Sedivy, Joshuah Turner

SBA changes metrics for calculating small business size for government contractors and SBA loan recipients

USA - June 16 2022 On June 6, 2022, the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) published a final rule (87 FR 34094) (Final Rule) that announced a new method for…

Liza Craig, William T. Kirkwood, Joshuah Turner

House Committee on Oversight and Reform passed bill prohibiting federal government contractors from conducting business in Russia

Russia - April 13 2022 Last week, the House Committee on Oversight and Reform voted to advance H.R. 7185, the Federal Contracting for Peace and Security Act (the Act)…

Manasi Venkatesh, Sarah Wronsky

EULA alone isn’t enough to protect IT companies selling to the government through resellers

USA - February 4 2022 The U.S. Civilian Board of Contract Appeals (CBCA) recently dismissed an appeal filed by a software company accusing the federal government of…

William T. Kirkwood, Eric M. Manski

Federal agencies must update cybersecurity controls to achieve a zero trust architecture

USA - January 28 2022 On January 26, 2022, the U.S. Office of Management and Budget (OMB) published Memorandum M-22-09, “Moving the U.S. Government Toward Zero Trust…

Liza Craig, Eric M. Manski