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Public contracts, public farce

The ‘public’ bidding process is a joke. I’ve had this suspicion for a long time. Well, according to a report from Ontario’s Auditor General which included an assessment of Ontario’s winter road clearance contracts, it turns out there’s probably some truth to my sentiment. 436 more words

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Giving Teeth To Prompt Pay

Public Entities and Contractors Take Note:  A Word of Caution When Withholding Retention Proceeds

A recent decision from the California Court of Appeals Second Appellate District, … 551 more words

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Publication of an article on arbitration and public contracts

David Rouault, intern at ALTANA, published an article on arbitration and public contracts, under the supervision of Christophe Lapp, in the Versailles International Arbitration and Business Law Review. 23 more words

Arbitration

Editorial: Transparency in municipal subcontracting helps fight corruption

Over the last few years, allegations of corruption and collusion have shaken Quebec to the core. Mayors have resigned. Mayors have been arrested. The Charbonneau Commission has heard testimony about kickback schemes, bid-rigging cartels and Mafia involvement in public contracts. 513 more words

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9 tips to help your small business find government contract opportunities that make sense.

As a Senior Director with Duane Morris Government Strategies I am often asked by SBE, DBE and MBE/WBE clients how to find government contract opportunities that make sense. 789 more words

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