Improving the Nation’s Cybersecurity for Government Contractors
Why all contractors who touch government systems should be prepared to implement strong data collection and maintenance initiatives.
Five Fundamentals of the CTA that Small Businesses Need to Understand Now
By January 2022, small businesses will need to comply with the new Corporate Transparency Act. Learn more in this guest post from PilieroMazza.
How the CMMC is Changing Culture One Company at a Time
Let’s set the record straight: The Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification, or CMMC, accreditation body is not part of the Defense Department.
New Government-Wide SDVOSB Certification Requirement and Process
Under the 2021 NDAA, government-wide SDVOSB certification will happen, and the SBA will control the certification (not “verification”) program.
Court of Federal Claims (COFC) Finds in Favor of the Small Business Community
This is truly a landmark decision by the COFC–with the potential to affect a multitude of federal contracts.
FAR Final Rule Increases both Micro-Purchase and the Simplified Acquisition Threshold
Micro-purchases or simplified acquisition threshold can help new, emerging small businesses win smaller contracts without any competition.
NDAA 2020 874 – Post-Award Explanations
This revised rule means you will get more explanatory results from your IDIQ task order bids and useful information for that next proposal.
GAO Reviews Agency Oversight of Small Business Subcontracting Plans
A recent GAO report on small business subcontracting plan compliance concluded that agency oversight of these plans need improvement.
California Consumer Privacy Act Enforcement Effective July 1
While the CCPA has been in effect since Jan 1st, companies that do business with California consumers now risk penalties for noncompliance.
Section 872 – Reauthorization and Improvement of Department of Defense Mentor-Protégé Program
Section 872 changes the definition of a “disadvantaged small business concern” to align with how small businesses are defined in other programs.