Cyber SecurityFalse Claims ActGovernment Contracts
May 10, 2021

The DOD’s New CMMC Requirements and the False Claims Act

Recent well publicized data breaches pertaining to Department of Defense (DoD) unclassified information have caused the DoD to adopt new regulations for contractors who might be handling unclassified information for…
Government ContractsSmall Business
April 9, 2021

SBIR/STTR Opportunities for Blockchain Projects

In August of 2019, the Air Force awarded blockchain company Constellation Network Inc. (“Constellation”) a Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase I grant for the purposes of securely unlocking traditionally…
Bid ProtestsGovernment Contracts
April 1, 2021

Comprehensive Health Servs., LLC v. United States – Overriding CICA’s Automatic Stay

Would you view the acquisition of COVID-19 tests as an “urgent and compelling” reason to depart from full and open competition? The Court of Federal Claims had an opportunity to…
Government ContractsSmall Business
March 25, 2021

SBA Amends SBIR/STTR Policy Directive, Clarifying Broad Phase III Eligibility For the Successors-In-Interest of Phase II Recipients

The U.S. Small Business Administration recently made important clarifications to its Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) Policy Directive, giving the industry more certainty about…
Cyber SecurityGovernment Contracts
March 18, 2021

Resources For Crypto Contracting Initiative

Government Blockchain Association Website About: GBA is a diverse organization of blockchain projects, companies, government employees, and blockchain advocates with the sole purpose of promoting blockchain solutions to the government.…
Government Contracts
March 18, 2021

Bringing The Blockchain To The Federal Government Contracting Workspace, Part I

Introduction The U.S. Government is actively seeking to utilize the power of the blockchain (or, as it is more formally known, distributed ledger technology or DLT) to enhance government systems…
Government ContractsSmall Business
March 11, 2021

What is a Consortium in the GovCon World?

A consortium is defined in Websters dictionary as “an agreement, combination, or group (as of companies) formed to undertake an enterprise beyond the resources of any one member.” A consortium…
Cyber SecurityLitigation
March 4, 2021

Soriano v. Forensic News, LLC: A First Look on How the GDPR May (Or May Not) Be Enforced on Non-EU Entities

On January 15, 2021, the England and Wales High Court issued a decision in Soriano v. Forensic News LLC, in which it interpreted and applied Articles 3 and 79(2) of…
Government ContractsNews
March 3, 2021

GovCon News: Oracle Files Petition For A Writ Of Certiorari To The Supreme Court Over DoD JEDI Contract

On January 29, 2021, Oracle filed a petition for a writ of certiorari with the Supreme Court over the Department of Defense’s (“DoD”) Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure (“JEDI”) contract. The…
Bid ProtestsGovernment Contracts
February 26, 2021

Court of Federal Claims (COFC) Dismisses Bid Protest For Lack Of Jurisdiction

On February 16, 2021, a COFC judge dismissed DynCorp’s bid protest of a $717.5 million dollar Army intelligence support order because the COFC lacked jurisdiction to hear the case. DynCorp…