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FAC 2005-80: Trafficking in Persons, Services Acquistions

The Civilian Agency Acquisition Council and the Defense Acquisition Regulations Council have issued Federal Acquisition Circular 2005-80, which contains three final rules amending the Federal Acquisition Regulation. The rules are: Item I—Ending Trafficking in Persons (FAR Case 2013-001), Item II—Management and … Continue reading

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FAR Rule Standardizes Past Performance Reporting

Federal Acquisition Circular 2005-69, which will be published in tomorrow’s Federal Register, contains a final rule, FAR Case 2012-009, that provides governmentwide standardized past performance evaluation factors and performance rating categories. The rule will require contracting officials to enter past … Continue reading

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New FAR Clause Protects Against Anti-Deficiency Act Violations

The interim rule issued with today’s FAC 2005-67 adds a new FAR clause at 52.232-39 to make clear the government is not bound by the terms of online service agreements containing an open-ended indemnification clause. The rule addresses concerns raised … Continue reading

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Gov Cannot Sell to Upside-Down Corporation?

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In the most recent FAC 2005-65, a FAR rule was issued as final related to so-called “inverted domestic corporations.”  My first thought was perhaps this upside-down companies were like home owners that are upside-down in their mortgage.  This made me … Continue reading

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