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Afghanistan Withdrawal: The Government Contractor’s Guide to Terminations for Convenience

Afghanistan, USA - August 20 2021 With the United States’ recent withdrawal from Afghanistan, it is only a matter of time before the government begins terminating certain federal…

New Vaccine Requirements for Federal Contractors

USA - August 17 2021 The Biden administration recently announced that “every federal government employee and onsite contractor will be asked to attest to their…

PPP Deferment Extended for Borrowers Who Appeal Forgiveness Decisions

USA - August 16 2021 The Small Business Administration (SBA) recently issued an interim final rule that extends the deferment period for Paycheck Protection Program (PPP)…

FAR Limitation on Subcontracting Rules Are Finally Here!

USA - August 12 2021 In 2016, the Small Business Administration (SBA) updated its regulations pertaining to limitations on subcontracting. Five years later, on August 11…

Read Your Contract: It May Cost You Your Arbitration Award

USA - July 29 2021 Imagine receiving an arbitration award in favor of your client. You move to confirm the award, and the award is vacated because the parties failed to…

Recovering Attorneys’ Fees for Breach of Contract

USA - July 27 2021 Texas lawyers finally have the ability to recover attorneys’ fees on behalf of their clients in all breach of contract matters, regardless of whether…

CICA Violated Where Sole-Source Award Duration Was Too Long

USA - July 15 2021 The U.S. Court of Federal Claims (COFC), in Sierra Nevada Corporation v. United States, recently held that a contracting agency’s justification of a…

You’ve Gotta Fight For Your Right To Get Paid: The Right To Stop Work

USA - July 13 2021 A contractor is halfway through the (timely) completion of a project and the owner’s payment is late. Days, weeks go by, and now the contractor is…

Lawyer’s Advocacy in Arbitrations: No. 10 of the Top 10 Horrible, Terrible, No Good Mistakes Lawyers Make: Not Looking for Ways to Make Your Arbitrator Happy at the End of a Hearing

USA - July 13 2021 There’s a great argument that lawyer advocacy in an arbitration is more essential than at a trial in court. This is the last post of the 10 most…

Texas’s Major Lien Law Makeover: What You Need to Know

USA - July 12 2021 Chapter 53 of the Texas Property Code just received major updates for the first time in years. On June 15, 2021, Gov. Greg Abbott signed into law HB…