SAIC Says Spinoff Will Help To Quash Conflicts Of Interest

Law360, New York (September 4, 2012, 10:05 PM EDT) -- Science Applications International Corp.'s plan to split into two separate companies will mitigate the risk that organizational conflicts of interest will prevent it from competing on government contracts, the company said Thursday.

SAIC Chairman and CEO John Jumper said in a public filing that the company would split into a larger technology-based company and a smaller technical services and consulting company, a move that will allow both to grow more competitive in their areas of expertise, free from organizational conflicts of interest that crop up when...
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