Navy Expands Review Of Port Contracts In Wake of Scandals

Law360, New York (December 10, 2013, 7:25 PM EST) -- The U.S. Navy is reviewing all of its contracts for supplying its ships at international ports and how it chooses such "husbanding" contractors after being rocked by a scandal with a contractor that allegedly bribed naval officials, the Secretary of the Navy has announced.

Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus said that he has directed one of his top deputies to review the Navy's acquisition strategies for so-called husbanding contracts and other service deals worldwide. Those contracts have come under scrutiny in the wake of Naval...
To view the full article, register now.
Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.