February 18, 2020 - In its role as advocate to small businesses operating in the government contracting arena, PilieroMazza submitted comments to RIN 3245-AG94.
February 5, 2020
February 4, 2020 - PilieroMazza previously blogged at length regarding the draft releases of the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) guidelines in anticipation of its final release. The Department of Defense (DOD) released the final version of the CMMC guidelines on January 31, 2020. For government contractors, the release signals the start of their preparation, in earnest, for CMMC certification to improve their chances of doing business with the DOD. IT system audits are set to begin in mid 2020, and DOD plans to require certification in Requests for Proposals by late 2020.
January 31, 2020
January 30, 2020 - M&A transactions involving government contractors carry several regulatory and industry-specific considerations that can materially impact all aspects of the deal—from high-level structuring considerations to risk allocation for compliance issues to additional administrative checklist items. If neglected or overlooked, they can result in major headaches. This article outlines certain key issues that practitioners should consider in transactions involving government contractors. For the full article, please see the attached at pages 25-26.
January 30, 2020 - Comments to the Small Business Administration's (SBA) proposed rule are due on February 7th. In its role as advocate to small businesses operating in the government contracting arena, PilieroMazza prepared draft comments to the proposed rule. SBA and PilieroMazza encourage you to submit comments letting SBA know which provisions you support and which may present compliance challenges for you and your company. Please contact Peter Ford at email@example.com to share your thoughts on our comments before the February 7th submission deadline.
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