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No Contractor Left Behind: The Proposed Standardization of Contractor Past-Performance Evaluations

This post was written by Leslie A. Monahan. A proposed rule issued by the Department of Defense, the General Services Administration, and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration on June 28, 2011 proposes to amend the Federal Acquisition Regulation (“FAR”) to provide a single set of standards for contract officers reviewing contractor past performance. In … Continue Reading

UK Government Proposes Merger of Competition Authorities

This post was written by Edward S. Miller, Marjorie C. Holmes, Richard J. Waite, and Susan Riitala. The UK Government recently announced proposals to merge the UK’s two main competition bodies, the Office of Fair Trading (OFT) and the Competition Commission, to create a single competition regulator. Currently the OFT, as well as being responsible for … Continue Reading
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