Fall 2013, Volume 43, Number 1

Public Contract Law Journal, the quarterly scholarly publication of the ABA Public Contract Law Section, is committed to the publication articles that present analysis and insight into issues affecting the broad scope of public contract law and procurement at the federal, state, and municipal levels. The Journal stands within the legal community as a focal point for the examination of timely legal issues confronting the public contract community.

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Public Contract Law Journal
Volume 43 Number 1
Fall 2013

Editor's Note

Reflections on Comparative Public Procurement Law
Steven L. Schooner


The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly: The EU's Internal Market, Public Procurement Thresholds, and Cross-Border Interests
Pedro Telles

Lessons from Across the Pond: Comparable Approaches to Balancing Contractual Efficiency and Accountability in the U.S. Bid Protest and European Procurement Review Systems
Collin D. Swan

Improving the Effectiveness os State Bid Protests Forums: Going Above and Beyond the Agreement on Government Procurement and Adopting the ABA's Model Procurement Code
Keith M. Lusby


Breaking the Monopoly: The DoD's Potential to Reduce Costs in Its Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicle Program
Peter J. Manno

Balancing Goals: FAPIIS's Effect on Administrative Agreements
Jessica G. Willard

Procuring Protection: Using the False Claims Act to Combat Human Trafficking by Government Contractors
Caitlin Grimmer

The Case for a Systemic Approach to Forest Health, Wildland Fire Risk, Stewardship Contracting, and Federal Procurement Policy
Kate D'Ambrosio

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