Dan Ramish

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Contractor’s email attachment did not bind the government in a work order

Sometimes paperwork is just paper. A contractor submitted three bids for a contract to remove medical waste at facilities operated by the Health and Human…

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New year, new opportunities for contracting protests

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US 250th Anniversary

We dissect the final buy-American guidance out from the White House

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Contractors are also combing through the House and Senate defense authorization bills

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When contractor claims against the government don’t involve money

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(AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)Joe Biden

New rules coming for contractors working on federal infrastructure projects

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Air Force presses its advantage in a controversial intellectual property dispute

Can the Defense Department help itself to commercial intellectual property, even stuff not developed with federal dollars? Yes it can, as a matter of fact….

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FILE - An American flag flies in front of the facade of Raytheon's Integrated Defense Systems facility, in Woburn, Mass on June 10, 2019. China said Monday, Feb. 21, 2022, it will impose new sanctions on U.S. defense contractors Raytheon Technologies and Lockheed Martin due to their arms sales to Taiwan, stepping up a feud with Washington over security and Beijing’s strategic ambitions. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola, File)

Even big, old-line contractors run into trouble with Defense cost accounting rules

A dispute between the Defense Department and old-line contractor Raytheon shows how tricky the rules are for cost accounting. In one recent case, Raytheon…

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