1. The ultimate customer of any Government contract is the “American taxpayer.” FAR 1.102-2(a)(1).
2. Contracting Officers are not required to eliminate all contract risk when executing or administering Government contracts. FAR 1.102-2(c)(2).
3. The value of future option periods should always be taken into consideration when determining whether a contract meets a particular acquisition regulation “dollar threshold.” FAR 1.108(c).
4. A COR may be held personally liable for damages arising from “unauthorized acts.” FAR 1.602-2(d)(7)(v).