Christopher W. Myers



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Proposed rule clarifies contractor requirements for counterfeit electronic part detection and avoidance

USA - September 22 2015 Yesterday, September 21, 2015, the Department of Defense (DOD) published a proposed rule in the Federal Register that would amend the Department of…

Kayla Smith

DC Circuit reaffirms confidentiality of internal investigation communications

USA - August 13 2015 For the second time in 14 months, the US Court of Appeals for the DC Circuit has taken the extraordinary step of issuing a writ of mandamus to stop a…

Jessica C. Abrahams, Lawrence S. Ebner

New DFARS proposed rule on commercial items acquisitions and subcontracting: an end run of Congress?

USA - August 7 2015 On Monday, August 3, 2015, the Department of Defense (DOD) issued a long-awaited proposed rulethat could have a significant impact on how the DOD and…

Joshua D. Prentice, Phillip R. Seckman

ASBCA continues to apply the expressly unallowable cost standard in an unworkable way

USA - August 6 2015 Recently, in Raytheon Co., ASBCA Nos. 57576, et al (June 26, 2015), the ASBCA confirmed that a narrow reading of the term "expressly unallowable"…

Kelly P. Garehime, Thomas A. Lemmer, Steven M. Masiello

Ninth Circuit lowers public disclosure bar

USA - July 22 2015 In a reversal of 23-year-old precedent, the US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit ruled en banc in two consolidated cases that a False Claims Act…

Sandra B. Wick Mulvany, Joshua D. Prentice