When is a Request for Equitable Adjustment a Claim?

When is a Request for Equitable Adjustment a Claim?

Most government contractors are familiar with the disputes procedure on government contracts.  A dispute arises between the contractor and the Government.  The contractor submits a Request for Equitable Adjustment (“REA”) or a claim.  If the contractor submits a REA...
WDOL.gov Has Been Retired

WDOL.gov Has Been Retired

On any construction contract that is either performed for or funded by the Federal Government, the Davis-Bacon Act sets the minimum wages that must be paid to all laborers and mechanics performing work on the project site. This minimum wage is referred to as the...
Contractors Beware of Unauthorized Government Officials

Contractors Beware of Unauthorized Government Officials

Contracting with the Government? Be careful! Make sure the government representative with whom you are dealing has the actual authority to bind the Government to a contract because you bear the risk if the government representative overstated his or her authority. The...