For government contractors, changes to the procurement regulations – the Federal Acquisition Regulation and DFARS in particular – are extremely important and can have major impacts on their business. Our webinars help you take the guesswork out of understanding and managing updates to the major procurement regulations by clearly and concisely breaking down complex regulations into manageable 90 minute courses.
Recorded Webinar | April 24, 2013
This 90-minute webinar will discuss recent regulatory developments under the 2013 National Defense Authorization Act (“NDAA”), an anticipated SBA final rule regarding small business subcontracting plans, and a recent proposed rule related to small business status and size protest and appeals procedures. The webinar will cover recent expansion of the SBA’s 8(a) mentor-protégé program to all small businesses, including a conformance process for non-DoD agency-level mentor-protégé programs. It will also address key developments related to calculation of the limitations on subcontracting. Sources of increased penalties, reporting mechanisms, and government oversight will also be discussed. The webinar will also explore some proposed changes to the FAR provisions on size and status protest and appeal procedures and changes to the nonmanufacturer rule in order to mirror previous regulatory changes.
Recorded Webinar | November 27, 2012
This 90 minute webinar will provide attendees with a comprehensive overview of the affirmative action regulations and the federal agency responsible for their enforcement, the Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (“OFCCP”). This webinar will also discuss how to develop a compliant affirmative action plan and survive an OFCCP audit.
Recorded Webinar | November 08, 2012
This 90-minute webinar will provide you with the information you need to understand the specific requirements of the Davis-Bacon Act, when it applies, and the process necessary to ensure compliance and avoid enforcement actions and potential penalties.
Recorded Webinar | July 12, 2012
This 90-minute webinar will provide a background of the sequestration process and an overview of the Budget Control Act of 2011 to help you understand the legal environment surrounding the Act. In tandem, it will address particular types of contract vehicles and contract actions that likely will or will not be affected by these cuts.