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Publishing Government Contracts: Addressing Concerns and Easing Implementation

Publishing Government Contracts: Addressing Concerns and Easing Implementation. Center for Global Development. CGD Working Group on Contract. November 10, 2014.

Government contracts regarding the use of public property and finances should be published by default. 87 more words

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New Federal DBE Rules

Effective November 4, 2014,  US DOT amended the DBE (Disadvantaged Business Enterprise) program regulations to: (1) Revise the uniform certification application and reporting forms, create a uniform personal net worth form, and collect data on the percentage of DBEs in each state; (2) strengthen certification-related program provisions including among other things,  summary suspensions under specified circumstances; and (3) modify several other provisions relating to overall goal setting, good faith efforts, transit vehicle manufacturers, and counting for trucking companies.   7 more words

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ECI Computing, Inc.

Dayton’s Edaptive Computing Inc. (ECI) is on a hot-streak. This past September, the software development company won their third consecutive contract bid with the Wright-Patterson Air Force Base. 301 more words

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OFCCP Stresses Systemic Challenges to Closing Stubbon Pay Gaps at Government Contractors

If you’re a federal contractor, you’d better pay attention to the larger issues in your compensation practices that may be contributing to the pay gap. That’s the message from a blog posting yesterday by Pamela Coukos, a senior program advisor and expert on compensation issues at the Office of Federal Contractor Compliance Programs. 213 more words

New Illinois Supreme Court Case re Public Construction Bonds

The Illinois Supreme Court has held that, pursuant to the Bond Act,  a public construction bond is deemed to include both payment and performance obligations even if the bond itself is silent.   25 more words

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