Congressional Leaders Finalize Spending Agreement

Congressional Leaders Finalize Spending Agreement

Congressional Leaders Finalize Spending Agreement, Paving Way to Prevent Government Shutdown The recent development in U.S. fiscal policy indicates a major step towards averting a potential partial government shutdown. A consensus has been reached among congressional...
Mid-America Questions DOT’s Rebuttable Presumption

Mid-America Questions DOT’s Rebuttable Presumption

On October 26, 2023, Mid-America Milling Company, LLC, along with others, initiated a legal action in the Federal District Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky against the Department of Transportation (DOT). This case, under the reference Mid-America Milling...
Mid-America Questions DOT’s Rebuttable Presumption

SBA 8(a) Update and Stakeholder Responses

SBA 8(a) Business Development Program Update and Stakeholder Responses The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) acknowledges widespread support from business leaders for its 8(a) Business Development Program. This initiative aids socially and economically...
Preparation for a Government Shutdown

Preparation for a Government Shutdown

Strategies for Contract Management in Preparation for a Government Shutdown Cross-functional teams can assess risk ahead of a potential shutdown by: Engage with government clients ahead of time to determine if staff will be deemed “essential”, Contact contract officer...
Mid-America Questions DOT’s Rebuttable Presumption

Additional Restrictions on the 8(a) Program

Request Made to Federal Court for Additional Restrictions on the 8(a) Program In our previous advisories, we have discussed how the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) released directives on subsequent actions for existing 8(a) Participants and fresh applicants...