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  • Contracting

    August 2023

    Pentagon Targets Foreign Military Sales Reforms

    By Nooree Lee
    The Defense Department announced June 13 that the secretary of defense approved recommendations for strengthening the foreign military sales program and instructed FMS-implementing agencies to move forward with these recommendations.
  • Budget

    February 2023

    2023 NDAA Provides New Opportunities for Industry

    By Stephanie Barna , Alex Hastings and Michele Pearce
    The 4400-page 2023 National Defense Authorization Act authorizes $858 billion in total defense spending and contains several provisions that will be of interest to companies across industries that do business with the U.S. government.
  • Contracting

    December 2022

    FCC Expands Ban on Chinese Telecom Devices

    By Trevor Bernardo , Yaron Dori and Joceyln Jezierny
    With congressional backing, the FCC now has established itself as a potent vehicle for excluding products from the U.S. market on national security concerns.
  • Global Defense Market

    December 2022

    U.S. Officials Give Advice on Doing Business in Middle East

    It was a tale of two nations at the SOFEX trade show in Jordan in November.
  • Contracting

    December 2022

    The Ethics of Hiring Former Government Employees

    By Aron C. Beezley , Nathaniel J. Greeson and Patrick R. Quigley
    There’s a common quip in Washington that federal employees leaving their jobs to work in the private sector are “going to the Dark Side.”
  • Contracting

    October 2022

    What You Don't Know About Lobbying Does Hurt You

    By Gene Moran
    There are three categories of lobbying in the defense industry: those who lobby; those who lobby but don’t think they lobby; and those who have no real awareness of how lobbying could help them.
  • Ethics

    September 2022

    Ethical, Legal Considerations for Remote Work

    By Peter Eyre and M. Yuan Zhou
    As contractors settle into this “new normal,” it is also important that they remain vigilant to the ethical considerations and challenges that can arise in remote work environments, which are still relatively new to many companies.
  • Business Trends

    August 2022

    Court Protects Closely Guarded Vendor Lists

    By David Rikkers
    Successful companies are investing in efforts to create and maintain effective supply bases that best meet their needs, as well as replace suppliers that do not, creating benefits and reducing costs.
  • Army News

    June 2021

    JUST IN: Production Delays Expected for JLTV Program

    By Meredith Roaten
    The production run for the Joint Light Tactical Vehicle will likely be extended, according to the Army’s director of the budget.
  • Defense Department

    April 2021

    Biden Directs Broad Review of Supply Chains

    By Trisha Anderson , Susan B. Cassidy and Samantha L. Clark
    President Joe Biden on Feb. 24 signed a far-reaching “Executive Order on America’s Supply Chains.”
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