In this first session of PCI’s Federal Infrastructure Contracting Series, experienced Government Contracting attorney Cara Wulf provides attendees with a primer on contract formation, with a particular focus on negotiating and entering into Federal construction and infrastructure contracts. Attendees learn the types of contracts, and the relevant benefits of Fixed Price vs. Cost-Type contracting. Cara discusses FAR Part 15 Contracting By Negotiation and FAR Part 12 Commercial Item Contracting. Sole source contracting is also covered, as well as negotiating and entering into subcontracts.
This webinar is part of a 6-Part Public Contracting Institute Webinar Series covering Federal Infrastructure Contracts From formation to effective use of bid protests to obtain award; from common claims bases for REAs and CDA Claims against the Government to subcontractor Miller Act claims, this series will teach attendees how to navigate the FAR and other laws and regulations applicable to construction and infrastructure contracting. Also discussed are various domestic preference statutes, and related developments from the Build America, Buy America Act.