A couple of subtleties creep in, as Federal Drive with Tom Temin learned from procurement attorney Joe Petrillo of Petrillo and Powell.
Contractors cheered when Congress enacted limitations on the use of LPTA contracts by the Defense Department when buying professional services.
With more on this protest case, procurement attorney Joseph Petrillo of Petrillo and Powell joined Federal Drive with Tom Temin.
The Defense Department’s procurement authorities have finalized rules for how to deal with LPTA contracts.
A picky law known as the Service Contract Labor Standards Act has the potential to make a hash out of an ordinary procurement.
Deals made under other transaction authority, as opposed to regular procurement contracts, help the government buy innovation and prototypes.
With professional services growing as a percentage of federal contract dollars, agencies pay close attention to whom its bidders are offering.
There are still a lot of unanswered questions about the future of the Pentagon’s JEDI Cloud contract. One of the biggest is whether Oracle will continue its legal challenge.
Joseph Petrillo joined Federal Drive to discuss the implications of the Supreme Court altering rules for what business information the government can reveal.
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