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Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton
The U.S. House of Representatives passed a bill on Tuesday, July 10, expanding and increasing the powers of the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS).
Our July edition of "Government Contracts Legislative and Regulatory Update" offers a summary of the relevant changes that took place during the month of June.
TMF Group
It's easy to understand why the USA is an attractive market for companies looking to invest overseas. It ranks sixth in the World Bank Ease of Doing Business Survey ...
In recent weeks there has been a flurry of activity regarding the role of social media in both federal and state elections, spurred in large part by concerns about foreign interference...
Arnold & Porter
Just before the July 4 holiday, the Ninth Circuit easily affirmed summary judgment for technology and manufacturing company Honeywell in yet another False Claims Act case that turned in large part on application...
Foley Hoag LLP
It's Friday and time for another overview of developments in the field of business and human rights that we've been monitoring. This week's post includes: the dismissal of a climate change lawsuit...
Below is the Federal Policy team's weekly preview, published each Monday that Congress is in session.
Holland & Knight
The Information Security Oversight Office (ISOO) has issued a Final Rule to its 32 C.F.R. Part 2004 National Industrial Security Program (NISP) Directive. ISOO is part of the National Archives...
Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton
French investments in the U.S. vary largely in terms of scale and nature, but whatever it is a small French startup only creating an even smaller U.S. subsidiary or a large French corporation...
Arnold & Porter
Performance of a government contract often requires use of patented processes and products, which may not be owned by or licensed to the United States or the performing contractor.
Arnold & Porter
Federal agencies are increasingly utilizing OTA to craft agreements that are not subject to traditional procurement laws and therefore should, in theory, allow the Government greater access to innovative solutions.
Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton
On June 21, 2018, the General Services Administration ("GSA") and the Office of Management and Budget ("OMB") held their second Industry Day concerning the implementation of Section 846 ...
Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton
By memorandum dated June 7, 2018, Shay Assad, DoD's Director, Defense Pricing/Defense Procurement and Acquisition Policy, has reversed decades of procurement practice that has been embraced by industry...
Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton
On June 12, 2018, the Department of Defense ("DoD"), the General Services Administration, and NASA proposed a new rule that would limit the "adequate price competition" ...
McDermott Will & Emery
On June 8, 2018, the US District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia granted in part a motion for summary judgement filed by a government contractor ...
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
By a bipartisan vote of 400 to 2, the House of Representatives passed a bill that would expand the powers of the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States ("CFIUS") ...
There is no question the issues facing rural communities nationwide are magnified on most Indian reservations.
Holland & Knight
Last month, a Washington consultant providing political intelligence was convicted of stealing secrets from the government and using it for insider trading.
New York's legislative session came to a quiet close on Wednesday—without a "big ugly" legislative deal or the horse-trading Albany is accustomed to.
Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.
On Friday, May 25, 2018, the Senate unanimously approved a $41.49 billion budget for FY2019. The Senate's passage of its annual spending plan follows Governor Charlie Baker's budget proposal...
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If there was ever a regulatory grace period for virtual currencies and blockchain technology, it is officially over.
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