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DoD Contractors: December 31st Compliance Deadline New Cyber Regulations

All DoD contractors, of every size, and at all levels in the defense industrial base, are subject to new cyber DFARS regulation and are required to comply with 110 separate security requirements in NIST Special Publication (SP) 800-171 by no later than Dec. 31, 2017. The DFARS also requires reporting of cyber incidents to DoD… Read more


Bob Metzger Leads The Dec. 4, 2017 Pre-Conference Workshop on “New Cyber Security Rules for Controlled Unclassified Information”

On December 4-5, 2017, the American Conference Institute (ACI) is hosting a National Summit: Classified Contracts – How to Manage Security Clearance, NISPOM, Insider Threat and Cyber Rules. Bob Metzger will lead the Dec. 4, 2017 Pre-Conference Workshop on “New Cyber Security Rules for Controlled Unclassified Information.” Link to more information. Additional Information and registration


RJO Assists in Government Contracts Industry Amicus Brief before Fourth Circuit

On November 21, 2017, the Professional Services Council (PSC) and the National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA) filed an amicus curiae brief before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit in the In re KBR Burn Pit battlefield contractor litigation.  The amicus brief supports affirmance of the federal trial court’s dismissal and addresses the important national defense interests… Read more


RJO Welcomes Lisa N. Himes

RJO is very pleased to announce that Lisa Norrett Himes has joined our Washington office.  Lisa is an accomplished litigator who has practiced in federal trial and appellate courts for nearly twenty years.  She brings particular emphasis and experience in government contracts, complex tort, and Freedom of Information Act litigation, and is familiar with contingency… Read more


Neil H. O’Donnell and Aaron P. Silberman Teach a Comprehensive, Two-Day Federal Publications Course

Neil H. O’Donnell and Aaron P. Silberman will teach a comprehensive, two-day Federal Publications course, “Terminations of Government Contracts,” on November 7-8, 2017, from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., at the Waterview Conference Center at CEB in Arlington, VA. Mr. O’Donnell will present on terminations for default, and Mr. Silberman, along with his co-presenter, Greg Bingham of… Additional Information and registration

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