Severing Affiliation With A Suspended Contractor

Law360, New York (August 9, 2012, 1:10 PM EDT) -- Affiliates of government contractors involved in suspension and debarment proceedings should note the recent decision in Agility Defense and Government Services Inc., et al. v. U.S. Department of Defense, et al., No. CV-11-S-4111-NE, (N.D. Ala. Jun. 26, 2012).

In Agility Defense, the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Alabama confirmed that the government may suspend a government contractor solely on the basis of being affiliated with another suspended government contractor. However, without initiating any further legal proceedings against each affiliate, the government’s suspension may...
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