DOD Must Give Sikorsky Contract Data To Small Biz Group

Law360, New York (November 26, 2014, 2:42 PM EST) -- A California federal court has ordered the Pentagon to cough up never-seen subcontracting data on Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. to an organization representing small businesses, saying the information was not exempt from Freedom of Information Act disclosure because it did not expose privileged financial or business information about Sikorsky. 

In his order, U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of California William Alsup told the U.S. Department of Defense it had to release Sikorsky’s Comprehensive Subcontracting Plan to the American Small Business League by Dec. 3 or appeal his decision to the Ninth Circuit.

"We are thankful that the court rejected the...

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