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Noncompliance with Planning "Directive" Renders Subcontract Costs Unreasonable

USA - May 2 2018 In the long-running case of Kellogg Brown & Root Services, Inc. (ASBCA No. 58175), the Board disallowed as unreasonable certain subcontract…

Nicole Owren-Wiest, Skye Mathieson, Stephen J. McBrady.

Under Tecom, COFC Confirms Unallowability of Settlement Costs Arising from Discrimination Lawsuits

USA - April 26 2018 In Bechtel National, Inc. v. United States, the Court of Federal Claims determined that the government properly disallowed litigation costs that…

Nicole Owren-Wiest, Skye Mathieson, Stephen J. McBrady.

Congress Turns its Sights to DCAA Audit Backlog

USA - October 26 2017 On October 20, 2017, Senator Claire McCaskill, Ranking Member of the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, issued a letter…

Skye Mathieson, Stephen J. McBrady.

GAO Report Reveals That DCAA’s Audit Backlog Continues

USA - October 24 2017 On September 28, the Government Accountability Office issued a report indicating that, while DCAA has reported a reduction in its audit backlog by…

Skye Mathieson, Stephen J. McBrady.

DFARS Deviation Removes “Technical Interchange” Requirement for IR&D Cost Allowability

USA - September 25 2017 On September 14, 2017, the Department of Defense issued a Class Deviation waiving the requirement for “major contractors” to “engage in” and…

John E. McCarthy Jr., Jonathan M. Baker, Skye Mathieson, Stephen J. McBrady.