Cost Allowability in Government Contracting

Centre Law Group

When pricing US Government contracts based on cost, a contractor must identify and segregate unallowable costs, regardless of the contract type. When billing flexibly-priced contracts, unallowable costs must be excluded from all claimed cost – both direct and indirect costs. FAR Part 31, Contract cost principles and procedures proscribe the requirements for cost allowability. In this course, you will gain an understanding of FAR Part 31 applicability, record keeping requirements; and, key points associated with the each of the contract cost principles.
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2016 Session Priorities Event: Question #3 – Transportation. "How will you resolve the differences between the House and Senate transportation bills to get a deal passed this session?"


Public contracting for social impact bonds

Government Outcomes Lab

Public contracting for social impact bonds (SIBs) is different to other agreements such as fee-for-service or grants. Unlike a standard services contract, which specifies in detail how services are to be provided, an outcomes-based contract will typically set out the outcomes to be achieved by the provider and the framework for when payments will be made.
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Developing the Workplace for the Future - Scottish Local Government Digital Partnership

Digital Office - Scottish Local Government

Digital Office Leadership Programme Manager Jackie Martin and Digital Skills project lead Chris Wright from Perth and Kinross Council presnted the first webinar which provided an overview of what digital is, an explanation of the digital partnership and a quick overview of the overall programme of work of our Digital Skills community.
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GDPR: An Overview For Public Sector Communicators


The GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) is a new legal framework in the EU and UK for processing citizens’ data that will apply from 25 May 2018. Public sector communicators are scrambling to understand the implications that GDPR will have on their day-to-day operations.
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Doing Business with the Federal Government- Contract 101 Webinar

Small Business Center at Bladen Community College

Joe Tew with the NC Military Business Center will walk you through the basics on where how and when to engage with the government for contracting.
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