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One Truth About the Truth in Negotiations Act

The Truth in Negotiations Act (“TINA”) requires that contractors furnish cost or pricing data before an agreement on price for most...

Constructive Acceleration

Constructive acceleration occurs when the government demands the contractor’s compliance with an original contract deadline even though...

A Common Sense Analysis of What is a Claim

How many contractor demands for payment make a claim? The Contract Disputes Act (“CDA”) requires that “each claim by a contractor...

Re-Recurring Agency Mistakes in Discussions

About a year ago, this blog published two articles on discussions, “Six Recurring Agency Mistakes in Discussions” and “Once Again:...

Incorporation by Reference

Black’s Law Dictionary (5th Ed. 1979) defines “incorporation by reference” as the “method of making one document …become a part of...