Federal Government Contracts Year in Review: What Happened, and So What?

MCLE Credits: 2.0
Ethics Credits Included: 0.0

Tuesday, January 8, 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. ET
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MCLE Credit: 2.0 (Ethics: 0.0)
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Registration Fee: $150

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Why Attend?

A timely update on federal government contracts compliance and litigation issues from the past year

  • Receive an update on the most important government contracts compliance and litigation developments over the previous year
  • Refresh your knowledge with high-level summaries of the substantive and procedural law related to bid protests, contract claims, False Claims Act, intellectual property, cybersecurity, and other government contracts issues
  • Understand how recent developments impact your legal practice and your clients’ business strategies moving forward

This program looks back at the most significant developments in federal government contracts from 2018. It highlights compliance and litigation issues faced by federal contractors and their counsel, beginning with a high-level overview of each topic. The program then reviews new case law and statutory/regulatory changes from the previous year. Finally, the program offers recommended strategies for business and legal decision-makers in response to those developments.

Topics to be covered include the following government contracts issues:

  • Bid Protests
  • Contract Claims
  • False Claims Act
  • Intellectual Property
  • Cybersecurity
  • Labor and Employment
  • Small Business Contracting
  • Cost and Accounting
  • Domestic Trade Preferences
  • Other Transactional Agreements
 

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Schedule

COURSE SCHEDULE (January 8)

11:00 Federal Government Contracts Year in Review: What Happened, and So What?
12:45 Question-and-Answer Session
1:00 Adjourn
  • Sign-in for live seminar attendees in Charlottesville begins at 10:30 a.m.
  • Q&A will be handled via chat room for Webcast attendees.
  • Q&A will be handled via e-mail for telephone seminar attendees.

COURSE SCHEDULE (January 24)

1:00 Federal Government Contracts Year in Review: What Happened, and So What?
2:45 Question-and-Answer Session
3:00 Adjourn
  • Q&A will be handled via chat room for Webcast attendees.
  • Q&A will be handled via e-mail for telephone seminar attendees.

Faculty

ABOUT THE SPEAKER

Christian B. Nagel, McGuireWoods LLP / Tysons

Chris Nagel leads his firm’s government contracts litigation team. He advises businesses on a broad range of legal issues involving their relationship with the government.

Mr. Nagel represents clients in bid protests, claims, suspension/debarment, False Claims Act matters, and investigations related to the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA). He regularly guides corporations through compliance issues, including internal investigations and employee training. He also currently serves as a Vice Chair of the American Bar Association’s Bid Protest Committee.

Mr. Nagel served for twelve years on active duty and as a reservist in the U.S. Marine Corps. While on active duty, he deployed to Afghanistan where he adjudicated claims against NATO and the U.S. government. His previous tours included stints as a Special Assistant U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Virginia, as the Officer-in-Charge of the Quantico Legal Assistance Office, and as a military prosecutor.

Prior to his service in the Marine Corps, Mr. Nagel worked on the staff of a member of Congress and as a writer at the White House.

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