Williams Mullen GovCon Perspectives is a podcast dedicated to providing government contractors with key information on topics that impact the industry.
Every episode is less than 15 minutes in length and provides listeners with information they need to know without taking up a significant portion of their day.
Note: This podcast contains general, condensed summaries of actual legal matters, statutes and opinions for information purposes. It is not meant to be and should not be construed as legal advice. Individuals with particular needs on specific issues should retain the services of competent counsel.
Why Was My SWaM Certification Denied, and What Can I Do?
In this episode, Shayn Fernandez is joined by Verniece Love, Director of SWaM Certification, Virginia Department of Small Business & Supplier Diversity (SBSD), who summarizes the top reasons why SWaM certifications are denied in Virginia, including board control, ownership and principal place of business, as well as the appeals process.
Recent Updates to the SWaM Certification Process in Virginia
In this episode, Shayn Fernandez is joined by Verniece Love, Director of SWaM Certification, Virginia Department of Small Business & Supplier Diversity (SBSD), who provides updates to the SWaM certification process as well as an overview of the services provided by SBSD.
Are You Interested in Investing in a Company With a Federal Firearms License (FFL)?
If you’re thinking about lending to a firearms industry member, you need to take special precautions. Firearms laws are complex, and impact multiple aspects in transactions. This podcast touches upon major areas of which you need to be aware.
Challenging Negative CPARS Ratings – Protecting Contractor Reputation through CPARS Challenges
CPARS reports are a fundamental element of a contracting officer’s evaluation of past performance in considering proposals for new work. Contractors must be diligent in preserving their reputation by ensuring CPARS are accurate.
Should We Seek to Participate in an Other Transaction Agreement (OTA)?
The U.S. government faces a myriad of current and forward-looking technical, medical, IT, cyber, resiliency, logistics and other challenges. OTA arrangements offer opportunities to virtually any business to participate in research, development and/or prototyping efforts to address these quandaries in a contract environment familiar to the commercial world.
How Do I Conduct Due Diligence of a Company's Data
On this episode of GovCon Perspectives, Kevin Pomfret and Clint Brannon discuss how to conduct due diligence of a target government contractor's data assets in a corporate transaction.
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