Government Contracts

Government Contracts Law360 provides breaking news and analysis on government contracts. Coverage includes bid solicitations and major awards, bid disputes, and whistleblower suits, as well as policy developments related to international, federal, state, and municipal contracts.

Sign up for a 7-day FREE trial today!

Latest News in Government Contracts

  • February 21, 2017

    Texas Barred From Cutting Planned Parenthood Funding

    A federal judge on Tuesday barred the state of Texas from pulling Medicaid funds from Planned Parenthood-affiliated clinics, saying the secretly recorded videos the Lone Star State held up as evidence that the clinics were profiting from selling aborted fetal tissue did not actually support the state's claims.

  • February 21, 2017

    Contractor Asks Fed. Judge To Ax Calif. Court's $1.1M 'Error'

    A government contractor Tuesday asked a California federal judge to throw out a state court’s ruling upholding a $1.07 million arbitration award arising from a dispute with a subcontractor in Afghanistan, saying the ruling was clearly entered in error.

  • February 21, 2017

    DHS Releases Guidance On Immigration Executive Orders

    The U.S. Department of Homeland Security issued memos Tuesday implementing two executive orders from President Donald Trump related to immigration, with the agency laying out the administration’s expanded enforcement targets, calling for more officers and suggesting new policy is coming on expedited removals.

  • February 21, 2017

    GSA Watchdog Criticizes Tech Unit's IT Security Compliance

    A U.S. General Services Administration watchdog on Tuesday criticized the GSA's "startup" unit aimed at improving federal technology, 18F, saying it routinely ignored GSA security requirements for both the procurement and operation of information technology systems.

  • February 21, 2017

    Dubai-Backed Port Co. Prevails Over Djibouti Corruption Claim

    Major port terminal operator DP World has been cleared by a London Court of International Arbitration tribunal of accusations by the Djibouti government that the company used bribery to secure a 50-year terminal contract, according to an announcement Tuesday from the Dubai government, which controls DP World.

See more Government Contracts news

Government Contracts

Areas of Coverage

  • Armed Services Board of Contract Appeals
  • Civilian Board of Contract Appeals
  • U.S. Government Accountability Office
  • International government contracting agencies
  • Buy American Act
  • False Claims Act
  • Foreign Corrupt Practices Act
  • Trade Agreements Act
  • Procurement fraud actions
  • Suspension and disbarment actions
  • Bid protests
  • Contract disputes
  • Disputes between prime contractors and subcontractors
  • Whistleblower suits
  • Intellectual property issues
  • Military contractor battlefield liability suits
  • Major government contract awards and bid solicitations
  • Personnel moves
  • Profiles of government contracts practices


  • Government contracts lawyers at top law firms
  • Corporate counsel and compliance officers at Fortune 1000 companies
  • Executives and attorneys at government contractors
  • Information experts at law firms, agencies, and companies
  • Policymakers at federal and state agencies
  • Judges and court staff across the U.S.
  • Professors, students, and library staff at every accredited law school in the U.S.
  • Attorney and law firm marketing professionals