Committee Meetings

Upcoming Meetings

Tuesday, April 7
Noon – 1pm ET

Diversity Committee
How to Manage Life & Work Amid the COVID-19 Crisis
RSVP to Agu Onuma by April 6th at 5pm ET (details will be emailed to those registered in advance of the meeting)

Tuesday, April 14
Noon – 1pm ET

Accounting, Cost & Pricing
COVID-19 Impacts: Contract Pricing, Cost Reimbursements and Price Adjustments
Call-In: 866.427.6935
Code: 30480249

Thursday, April 16

Postponed - TBA (previously scheduled for Thursday, April 16)
Employment Safety & Labor Committee
Department of Labor Speaker & Legal Update
Wiley Rein LLP
1776 K Street NW
Washington, DC

Previous Meetings

Wednesday, April 1
Noon – 1pm ET

Subcontracting, Teaming & Strategic Alliances Committee
Supply Chain Security for Government Contractors

2:30pm ET

Diversity Committee
Business and Legal Impacts of COVID-19 on Federal Procurement Webinar

Thursday, March 26
 Noon ET

Intellectual Property Committee
New IP Cadre within DoD

Tuesday, March 24
Noon – 1:30pm ET

Acquistion Reform & Emerging Issues Committee &
Cybersecurity, Privacy & Data Protection Committee Joint Meeting

Understanding DoD's CMMC: Practical Considerations from Practitioners

Thursday, March 19
11am ET

State & Local Procurement Committee
Three's a Crowd: Navigating Terms & Conditions in a Reseller Model

Tuesday, March 3
12:30 – 2pm ET

Procurement Fraud & False Claims Committee
Procurement Collusion Strike Force
Crowell & Moring LLP
1001 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington, DC

Thursday, February 27
Noon – 1pm ET

State & Local Government Committee
Legislative Side of Public Private Partnerships (P3)
Subcontracting, Teaming & Strategic Alliances Committee
Top Developments in Government Contracting

Tuesday, February 25
8:30 am – 1pm ET

Subcontracting, Teaming & Strategic Alliances Committee
Can An Unenforceable Teaming Agreement Be A Valid FAR Team Arrangement? – GWU Symposium
The George Washington University Law School
Jacob Burns Moot Court Room
2000 H St NW
Washington, DC

Noon ET

Accounting, Cost & Pricing Committee
An Update on DCAA's Use of CPA Firms to Perform Incurred Cost Audits
Dentons US LLP
1900 K St NW
Washington, DC

Thursday, February 20
Noon ET 

Intellectual Property Committee
Securing the Information and Communications Technology and Services (ICTS) Supply Chain

Wednesday, February 19
9am ET

Battle Space & Contingency Procurement Committee &
International Procurement Committee Joint Meeting

European & Australian Defense Procurement — Legal Perspectives
GWU Law Learning Center
Room LLC006 – 2028 G St NW 
Washington, DC

Tuesday, February 18
9 – 11am ET

Acquistion Reform & Emerging Issues Committee &
International Procurement Committee Joint Meeting

Colloquium: What Happens If the US Leaves the WTO Government Procurment Agreement?
GWU Law Learning Center
L006 – 2028 G St NW 
Washington, DC

Thursday, February 13
Noon ET

International Procurement Committee
Developments in International Debarment

Noon – 1:30pm ET

Commercial Products & Services Committee
Implementing Sharing Quality Services
DLA Piper
500 Eight St NW
Washington, DC
Young Lawyers Committee
Lunchtime Q&A with ASBCA Judges
Crowell & Moring LLP
1001 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington, DC

Wednesday, February 12
Noon – 1:30pm ET

Contract Claims & Dispute Resolutions Committee
Construction Disputes: Legal Trends & Best Practices
Vinson & Elkins LLP
2200 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Suite 500 West
Washington, DC

Tuesday, February 11
Noon – 1:30pm ET

Bid Protest Committee
Pre-Award Bid Protests: A Discussion of Solicitation Challenges
Blank Rome LLP
1825 I St NW
Washington, DC
Small Business & Other Socioeconomic  Programs
Judges Panel & Discussion of Key Cases
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
1200 Seventeenth St NW
Washington, DC

Wednesday, February 5
Noon – 1pm ET

Subcontracting, Teaming & Strategic Alliances Committee
Can An Unenforceable Teaming Agreement Be A Valid FAR Team Arrangement?

Thursday, January 30
Noon

Intellectual Property Committee
Defining Goverment "Needs" in Commercial Software License Agreements Teleconference

Wednesday, January 29
Noon – 1pm ET

Cybersecurity, Privacy & Data Protection Committee
8th Annual In-House Counsel Perpectives on Cybersecurity Teleconference

Wednesday, January 22
Noon – 1pm ET

Mergers & Acqusitions Committee
ANNUAL PROGRAM: Investment Banker Panel — State of the Government Contracts M&A Market
Morrison & Foerster LLP
1650 Tysons Blvd
Suite 400
McLean, VA

Tuesday, January 21
Noon – 1:30pm ET

Bid Protest Committee &
International Procurement Committee Joint Meeting

"Buy American" Issues in Bid Protest
K&L Gates
1601 K St NW
Washington, DC

Thursday, January 16
Noon ET

Employment Safety & Labor Committee
Recent Developments & Significant Changes in 2020
Holland & Knight
800 17th St NW
Washington, DC

Tuesday, January 14
11:30am – 1pm ET

Grant Law Commitee
Cost Principle Anomalies and Quirks
Venable LLP
600 Massachusetts Ave NW
Washington, DC

Thursday, January 9
Noon – 1:30pm ET

Commercial Products & Services Committee
Rapid Price Analysis Techniques from an Acquisition Perspective & Commercial Item Toolbox Overview
DLA Piper
500 Eight St NW
Washington, DC

Wednesday, January 8
Noon – 1:30pm ET

Contract Claims & Dispute Resolutions CommitteeMost Important Government Contract Decisions of 2019
K&L Gates

1601 K St NW
Washington, DC

Thursday, December 19
Noon ET

Debarment & Suspension Committee &
Mergers & Acquisitions Committee Joint Meeting

Contractor Responsibility Issues in the M&A Process
Covington & Burling LLP
850 10th St NW
Washington, DC

Thursday, December 12
Noon – 1:30pm ET

Commercial Products & Services Committee &
Cybersecurity, Privacy & Data Protection Committee Joint Meeting
Implementation of Section 889 of the FY 19 John S. McCain National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA)
DLA Piper
500 Eight St NW
Washington, DC

Wednesday, December 11
Noon – 1:30pm ET

Contract Claims & Dispute Resolution Committee &
Subcontracting, Teaming & Strategy Committee Joint Meeting
Prime-Subcontractor Disputes: How to Avoid Them, and How to Resolve Them
Vinson & Elkins LLP
2200 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Suite 500 West
Washington, DC

Tuesday, December 10
Noon ET

Accounting, Cost & Pricing Committee
Litigating Cost Accounting Disputes
Vinson & Elkins
2200 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Suite 500 W
Washington, DC

Thursday, December 5
Noon – 12:45pm ET

Grant Law Committee
Reinvent Grants Management and the Grant-Recipient Digital Dossier - Analyzing HHS Data to Assess Pre-Award Risk (Hosted by the Federal Office of Management and Budget)

Noon – 1:30pm ET

Procurement Fraud & False Claims Committee
New Trends in FCA Cases
Miller & Chevalier Chartered
900 16th St NW
Washington, DC

Tuesday, December 3
4 – 7pm ET

Bid Protest Committee &
Diversity Committee Joint Meeting
Bid Protest Festivus — A Review of 2019 and What We Can Do Better in 2020 & Service Event & Reception
Wiley Rein LLP
1776 K St NW
Washington, DC

Friday, November 22
Noon ET

Debarment & Suspension Committee
Administrative Agreements: Agency Perspectives & Best Practices Coordinating a Proactive Outreach
Covington & Burling LLP
850 10th St NW
Washington, DC

Thursday, November 21
Noon ET

Intellectual Property Committee
DIU's Outreach to Silicon Valley & IP Issues for Mature and Emerging Companies

Tuesday, November 19
Noon – 1:30pm ET

Bid Protest Committee
Cybersecurity Considerations in Bid Protests
Greenberg Traurig
2101 L St NW
Suite 1000
Washington, DC

Monday, November 18
Noon – 1:15pm ET

Mergers & Acquisitions Committee &
Small Business & Other Socioeconomic Programs &
Subcontracting, Teaming & Strategic Alliances Joint Committee Meeting
Mentor-Protégé Joint Venture Agreement Best Practices
K&L Gates LLP
1601 K St NW # 1
Washington, DC

5:30 – 7:30pm ET

Young Lawyers Committee
Fall Happy Hour
Duke's Grocery  Foggy Bottom
2000 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington, DC

Friday, November 15
Noon – 1:30pm ET

Commercial Products & Services Committee
Government Contracts & Compliance Matters Relating to Businesses & Nonprofits
DLA Piper
500 Eight St NW
Washington, DC

Thursday, November 14
Noon – 1:30pm ET

Employment Safety & Labor Committee
Revocation of Non-Displacement Rules & Proposed Rules from DOL
PilieroMazza PLLC
888 17th St NW
Washington, DC

5:30 – 7pm ET

Diversity Committee &
Young Lawyers Joint Meeting
Practical Considerations & Emerging Issues in Professional Development
Holland & Knight LLP
800 17th St NW
Suite 1100
Washington, DC

Wednesday, November 13
Noon – 1:30pm ET

Contract Claims & Disputes Resolution Committee
FOIA & Touhy Requests: Obtaining Evidence Outside the Traditional Discovery Process
Miller & Chevalier
900 16th St NW
Washington, DC

Tuesday, November 12
11:30am – 1pm ET

Grant Law Committee
Early Stages of OIG Investigations in Grant Cases — Initial Intake and Fact Finding
George Washington University Law
Burns Building — Faculty Conference Center (5th Floor)
716 20th St NW
Washington, DC

Wednesday, November 6
Noon ET

Mergers & Acquisitions Committee
Renewed Focus on Ethics and Compliance Issues in Government Contractor Mergers & Acquisition?
Morrison & Foerster LLP
1650 Tysons Blvd
Suite 400
McLean, VA

Thursday, October 24
5:30 – 7:30pm ET

Cybersecurity, Privacy & Data Protection Committe &
Young Lawyers Committee Joint Meeting

Legal Careers in Cybersecurity, Privacy & Information Law
Crowell Moring
1001 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington, DC

Wednesday, October 23
12:30 – 1pm ET

Young Lawyers Committee
Kickoff Call

Thursday, October 17
Noon ET

Debarment & Suspension Committee
Coordinating a Proactive Outreach
Covington & Burling LLP
850 10th St NW
Washington, DC

Tuesday, October 15
Noon ET

Acquistion Reform & Emerging Issues Committee &
Bid Protest Committee  Joint Meeting
Agency-Level Bid Protests
GWU Law School

2000 H St NW - Faculty Conference Center (Burns 5th floor)
Washington, DC

Thursday, October 10
Noon – 1:30pm ET

Commercial Products & Services Committee
Commercial Item Termination for Convenience Clause
DLA Piper
500 Eight St NW
Washington, DC

International Procurement Committee
International Trade Agreements
Dentons US LLP
1900 K St NW
Washington, DC

Tuesday, October 8
Noon ET

Accounting, Cost & Pricing Committee
Current Legal & Regulatory Environment for Other Transaction Authority
Dentons US LLP

1900 K St NW
Washington, DC

Noon – 1:30pm ET

Contract Claims & Disputes Resolution Committee &
Procurement Fraud & False Claims Committee Joint Meeting

Fraud Allegations and Government Contracts Litigation: Practical Considerations and Emerging Issue
Perkins Coie LLP
700 13th St NW
Suite 600
Washington, DC

Tuesday, October 1
Noon – 1pm ET

Small Business & Other Socioeconomic Programs
Current & Upcoming Small Business Legislation
Miles & Stockbridge

1201 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Suite 900
Washington, DC

Thursday, September 19
Noon – 1:30pm ET

Employment Safety & Labor Committee
Annual Kickoff Meeting
Wiley Rein LLP
1776 K Street NW
Washington, DC

Wednesday, September 18
Noon ET

Mergers & Acquistions Committee
Representations & Warranties Insurance: An Insider's Persepctive
DLA Piper LLP
500 8th St NW
Washington, DC

Tuesday, September 17
Noon – 1:30pm ET

Bid Protest Committee
Back to School Panel: A Recap of Bid Protest Decisions and Developments from this Summer
K&L Gates
1601 K St NW
Washington, DC

Thursday, September 12
Noon  – 1:30pm ET

Commercial Products & Services Committee
Common Sense in Government Procurement
DLA Piper
500 Eight St NW
Washington, DC

Wednesday, September 11
Noon  – 1:30pm ET

Contract Claims & Dispute Resolutions Committee
Annual Kickoff Meeting

Tuesday, September 10
11:30am – 1pm ET

Grant Law Committee
Update on Grant Management
Feldesman Tucker Leifer Fidell LLP

1129 20th St NW
Washington, DC

Tuesday, September 3
Noon – 2pm ET

International Procurement Committee
Developments in Critical Technology Sharing Among the US & Its Allies: Lessons Learned from Past Experience & New Challenges & Opportunities
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
1200 17th St NW
Washington, DC
Register to attend in person or via phone

Thursday, August 15
5:30 - 7:30pm ET

Young Lawyers Committee
Summer Happy Hour
Crimson Whiskey Bar
627 H St NW
Washington, DC

Thursday, July 25|
Noon – 1pm ET

Small Business & Other Socioeconomic Programs
HUBZone Program Updates & Priorities
Morrison & Foerster LLP
2000 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
Suite 6000
Washington, DC

Wednesday, July 17
Noon ET

Mergers & Acquisitions Committee
Antitrust Issues for Government Contractors & the Defense Industry
Morrison & Foerster LLP
2000 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington, DC

Tuesday, July 16
Noon – 1:30pm ET

Bid Protest Committee
Ask GAO
Arnold & Porter
601 Massachusetts Ave NW
Washington, DC
International Procurement Committee
Key Issues in Cross-Border Government Contracting
Vedder Price
1401 I St NW
Suite 1100
Washington, DC

Tuesday, July 9
11:30am – 1pm ET

Grant Law Committee
Performance and Pitfalls of Research & Development Grants
Wiley Rein LLP
1776 K St NW
Washington, DC

Thursday, June 27
Noon – 1pm ET

Acquistion Reform & Emerging Issues Committee
The Last Word – Almost – on OTAs
DLA Piper LLP
500 Eighth St NW
Washington, DC

Tuesday, June 25
Noon – 1:30pm

Cybersecurity, Privacy & Data Protection
Young Lawyers Joint Meeting
Covington & Burling
Ruff Room
850 Tenth St NW
Washington, DC
Diversity Committee
Small Group Dinner Series — Robert Mallett

Thursday, June 20
Noon - 1pm ET

Intellectual Property Committee
CiyaSoft (Revisited) and Case Law UpdateTBA

Wednesday, June 19
Noon – 1:15pm ET

Debarment & Suspension Committee
Department of Labor's Suspension & Debarment Program
Covington & Burling LLP
850 10th St NW
Washington, DC

Thursday, June 13
Noon – 1:30pm ET

Commercial Products & Services Committee
Cost Savings Initiatives
DLA Piper
500 Eight St NW
Washington, DC
Diversity Committee &
Young Lawyers Commitee Joint Meeting
Meet the GAO
US Government Accountability Office
441 G St NW
Washington, DC
Employment Safety & Labor Committee
Department of Labor Proposed Rules & Recent Announcements
Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart PC
1909 K St NW
Suite 1000
Washington, DC

Tuesday, June 11
Noon – 1pm ET

Subcontracting, Teaming & Strategic Alliances Committee
June Meeting

Noon – 1:30pm ET

Bid Protest Committee
Ask the U.S. Court of Federal Claims Judges
Wiley Rein LLP
1776 K St NW
Washington, DC
Accounting, Cost & Pricing
Staff Discussion Paper Submitted by the CAS Board on Conformance of CAS to GAAP
Miles & Stockbridge
1201 Pennsylvania Ave NW - 9th Floor
Washington, DC

Thursday, June 6
Noon – 1:30pm ET

Commercial Products & Services Committee,
Contract Claims & Dispute Resolution Committee,
Government Construction Contracts Committee &
Young Lawyers Committee Joint Meeting
Government Contract Claims 101 Program
Covington & Burling LLP
850 10th St NW
Washington, DC

Thursday, May 23
Noon – 1pm ET

Acquisition Reform & Emerging Issues Committee
Securing the Information & Communications Technolgy & Services Supply Chain
Webinar

Tuesday, May 21
4 - 5pm ET

Bid Protest
In-House Counsel Perspectives & Happy Hour
Watt, Tieder, Hoffar & Fitzgerald, LLP — Presentation
1st Floor Conference Center
1765 Greensboro Station Pl
McLean, VA

6:30pm ET

Diversity Committee
Small Group Dinner Series — Jun Jin, Acting Deputy General Counsel for the U.S. Agency for International Development

Wednesday, May 15
Noon – 1:30pm ET

Contract Claims & Disputes Resolution Committee
Ask the Judges Program
Vinson & Elkins LLP
2200 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Suite 500 West
Washington, DC

6 – 8pm ET

Diversity Committee
Fireside Chat with Angeline Chen
Wiley Rein
1776 K St NW
Washington, DC

Tuesday, May 14
11:30am – 1pm ET

Grant Law Committee
Performance of U.S. Federal Grants Overseas
Berkeley Research Group
1800 M St, NW — Second Floor
Washington, DC

Thursday, May 9
Noon – 1pm ET

Procurement Fraud & False Claims Committee &
Small Business & Other Socioeconomic Programs Committee Joint Meeting
Small Business Contractor Fraud
Wiley Rein LLP
1776 K Street NW
Washington, DC
RSVP (please indicate if you will attend in-person or by phone)
Call-in: 202.860.2110
Code: 732 128 386

Friday, April 26
11:30pm ET

Government Construction Contracts Committee
Defining the Miller Act

Tuesday, April 23
Noon – 1:30pm ET

Contract Claims & Disputes Resolution Committee
ITK: Dispute Resolution in IT Government Contract Claims
Vinson & Elkins LLP
2200 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Suite 500 West
Washington, DC

Thursday, April 18
Noon - 1pm ET

Intellectual Property Committee
IP Issues in Other Transaction Agreements (OTAs) Webinar

Noon - 1:15pm ET

Employment Safety & Labor Committee
Most Recent Developments in Case Law and DOL Proposed Rules
PilieroMazza PLLC
888 17th Street NW
Washington, DC
Young Lawyers Committee
Perspectives of In-House Counsel: Life in the Corporate Arena
Crowell & Moring LLP
1001 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington, DC

Tuesday, April 16
Noon – 1:30pm ET

Bid Protest Committee &
Small Business & Other Socioeconomic Programs Committee
Small Business Considerations in Bid Protests
K&L Gates LLP
1601 K Street NW
Washington, DC

Thursday, April 11
Noon - 1:15pm ET

Debarment & Suspension Committee
Unique Debarment Systems Used by International Institutions to Address Fraud and Corruption in Development Projects around the Globe
Covington & Burling LLP
850 10th St NW
Washington, DC

6 - 8pm ET

Diversity Committee &
Young Lawyers Committee
Celebrate Diversity Networking Event
Bass, Berry & Sims PLC
1201 Pennsylvania Ave NW — (conference room one floor below lobby)
Washington, DC

Wednesday, April 3

Diversity Committee &
Young Lawyers Committee
Small Group Dinner Series
Washington, DC

Tuesday, March 26
9 - 10:30am ET

Bid Protest Committee
The Section 809 Panel's Recommendations Related to Bid Protests
Jenner & Block LLP
1099 New York Ave NW
Washington, DC

Noon – 1pm ET

Small Business & Other Socioeconomic Programs Committee
Judges Panel & Discussion of Key Cases
Holland & Knight LLP
800 17th St NW, Suite 1100
Washington, DC

Thursday, March 21
6 - 7pm ET

Intellectual Property Committee
IP and Data Rights at JPL

Wednesday, March 20
6 - 7pm ET

Acquisition Reform & Emerging Issues Committee &
International Procurement Committee
New Perspectives on International Trade in Procurement
GWU Law Learning Center
Room LLC006
2028 G St NW (next to Tonic Restaurant)
Washington, DC

Monday, March 18

International Procurement Committee
Centre of European Law with GWU Law Annual Symposium on Debarment
King's College London
The Dickson Poon School of Law
Somerset House East Wing
King’s College London
London, WC2R 2LS

Thursday, March 7
8 – 9:30am ET

Battle Space & Contingency Procurement Committee
Report from the Front: Update from Afghanistan
Venable, LLP
600 Massachusetts Ave NW
Conference Room 09604
Washington, DC

Thursday, February 28
Noon – 1:15pm ET

Debarment & Suspension Committee
Proposal for a Consolidated Suspension & Debarment Rule
Covington & Burling LLP
850 10th St NW
Washington, DC

Wednesdsay, February 27
5 – 6:30pm ET

Diversity Committee &
Young Lawyers Committee
GRIT: The Latest Research and Practical Strategies
The George Washington University Law School
Faculty Conference Center - 5th Floor, Jacob Burns Law Library
2000 H St NW
Washington, DC

Thursday, February 21
Noon ET

Intellectual Property Committee
Army Directive 2018 – 26 and Implementation Guidance — Enabling Modernization Through the Management of Intellectual Property

Wednesdsay, February 20
5:30 – 7pm ET

Diversity Committee &
Young Lawyers Committee
West Government Contracts Year in Review Conference Happy Hour
Mayahuel Cocina Mexicana
2609 24th St NW
Washington, DC

Tuesday, February 19
Noon – 1:30pm ET

Bid Protest Committee &
Federal, State & Local Government Attorneys Committee Joint Meeting
Agency Counsel Perspectives on Effective Protest Practice
DLA Piper
500 8th St NW
Washington, DC

Thursday, February 14
Noon – 1:30pm ET

Commercial Products & Services Committee
DLA Piper
500 Eighth St NW
Washington, DC

Wednesday, February 13
Noon – 1:30pm ET

International Procurement Committee
Key Considerations When Participating in International Markets for Defense Sales
Arnold & Porter
601 Massachusetts Ave NW
Washington, DC

6 – 7pm ET

Young Lawyers Committee
Excel for Lawyers & Winter Happy Hour
Hogan Lovells LLP
555 Thirteenth St NW
Washington, DC

Tuesday, February 12
Noon ET

Accounting, Cost & Pricing Committee
January 2019 Report from the Section 809 Commissioners
Dentons US LLP
1900 K St NW
Washington, DC

Monday, February 11
Noon - 1:30pm ET

Contract Claims & Disputes Resolution Committee
Effectively Using Experts in Government Contract Disputes
Kelley Drye
3050 K St NW, Suite 400
Washington, DC

Wednesday, February 6
Noon ET

Mergers & Acquisition Committee &
Small Business & Other Socioeconomic Programs Committee Joint Meeting
Investment Banker Panel — State of the Government Contracts M&A Market
Holland & Knight LLP
1650 Tysons Blvd, Suite 1700
Tysons, VA

Wednesday, January 30
Noon – 1pm ET

Cybersecurity, Privacy & Data Protection Committee
Seventh Annual Corporate Counsel Perspectives on Cybersecurity Panel

Thursday, January 24
Noon – 1:30pm ET

Acquisition Reform & Emerging Issues Committee
Section 809 Panel's Final Report
K&L Gates LLP
1601 K St NW
Washington, DC