Gov't Contracting Legislation To Watch This Fall

Law360, New York (September 29, 2010, 3:06 PM EDT) -- As the clock ticks toward what might be a major shift in the balance of power in the U.S. Congress, Democrats and Republicans may attempt to make progress on several top bipartisan procurement priorities, including streamlining defense acquisitions and opening even more contracting information for public scrutiny, experts say.

Here are three hot topics that government contract attorneys see as particularly ripe for legislative action this fall.

Transparency and Accountability

Combating fraud, waste and abuse in government contracts is a perennial congressional mantra. Two bills this...
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