FAR Facts

Season 10: Episode 2: Did You Know?

Good afternoon and thank you for joining us for Fun with the FAR this week! Here are a few questions to ponder as we prepare for our next session of Fun with the FAR: What topic are you most interested in discussing during Season 10? “Did you know that “FUN” Steve...

Episode 21: Did You Know?

DID YOU KNOW? The General Services Administration’s (GSA) is granted statutory authority — 40 U.S.C. § 501 — to oversee the acquisition and supply of utility services for all Federal agencies.

Episode 21: Did You Know?

DID YOU KNOW? The Government is permitted to procure construction and architect/engineering services collectively under a “design/build” contract? Guidance for this type of procurement which increases efficiencies and lowers administrative burdens can be found at FAR...

Episode 20: Did You Know?

DID YOU KNOW? Per FAR 35.007, a FAR Part 35 Research and Development (R&D) procurement is not subject to standard FAR Part 5 publication or FAR Part 6 “full and open” requirements. This is due to the government’s desire to save time and money and...

FUN with the FAR S7 Ep. 16

Did ya know . . . ? A contractor’s failure to timely disclose a subject invention created under a Federal Government contract could result in the Government obtaining sole title and ownership rights to that invention. FAR 27.302(d). Interested in more FAR OUT Facts?...