Events for September 28, 2017
LEARN MORE & REGISTER Summary The Government’s and contractors’ respective rights in intellectual property (IP) arising from government contracts is very important to both sides. For contractors, IP rights may be critical for the very survival of the company. For Government agencies, IP rights may have a great impact on the cost and time to accomplish an agency’s mission. “Rights in data” is an unusually complex area, but one that is essential to learn. Not the least of the difficulties is that different agencies apply different rules. Nevertheless, the government contractor that fails to learn to protect its rights in data may be crippled – or worse – by its ignorance. This program will provide you with the practical tools to analyze and solve data … Continue readingFind out more »
LEARN MORE & REGISTER Summary The “Changes” clause is a topic of frequent discussion among people involved in Government contracts, and one of its most unique features is the language which permits a contracting officer to make an “equitable adjustment in the contract price, the delivery schedule, or both” if the circumstances justify doing so. Join Professor Nash and Tim Sullivan as they discuss the fundamentals of preparing a request for an equitable adjustment. They will discuss the pricing of added as well as deleted work, the burden of proof for each, the importance of understanding schedule issues, and the role of profit and interest in such calculations. They will also delve into the important differences between a Request for Equitable Adjustment and a Claim, … Continue readingFind out more »
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