We use cookies on this site to enable your digital experience. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our cookie policy. close

E.U. Opens Up For Competition In Defense Contracting

Law360 (August 1, 2006, 12:00 AM EDT) -- On July 1, 2006, the European Defense Agency (EDA) officially launched the new European Defence Equipment Market (EDEM), designed to bring open competition to E.U. defense procurement.

Undergirding the new market and critical to its success are the following voluntary initiatives:

• Code of Conduct on Defense Procurement (“Code of Conduct”), and

• Code of Best Practice in the Supply Chain (“Code of Best Practice”).

Responding to a May 19, 2006 deadline, 22 of the E.U.’s 25 member states have now formally subscribed to these programs....
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.