Tuesday Insight – October 13th, 2020

DOL Publishes Guidance on Diversity Training Executive OrderOn September 22, 2020, the Trump administration issued Executive Order 13950 (the Order) prohibiting workplace training that involves “sex stereotyping” or “scapegoating.”  The Order is applicable to federal... read more

Tuesday Insight – October 6th, 2020

Independent Contractor v. Employee: DOL Releases Proposed Rule Clarifying Test for Classification of WorkersOn September 22, 2020, the United States Department of Labor (DOL) released a long-awaited proposed rule (the “Proposed Rule”) providing guidance for... read more

Tuesday Insight – September 29th, 2020

10 Tantalizing Topics Testing Procurement in the New Fiscal Year This week marked the Autumnal Equinox, and change is in the air. The leaves are beginning to fall to the ground, the morning air is turning crisp, the days are getting shorter — all signaling that we are... read more

Tuesday Insight – September 22nd, 2020

FPDS Reports Transition Oct 17: What are the Differences Between Standard and Ad Hoc Contract Data Reports Contract data reports capabilities are transitioning from FPDS.gov to beta.SAM.gov on October 17, 2020. At that time, the FPDS reports module will retire and... read more

Tuesday Insight – September 15th, 2020

Schedule Contractors must Update their Catalog to MAS by October 31, 2020 and New Monthly Office Hours REMINDER: To be in full compliance with the MAS Consolidation Mass Mod A812, all contractors must complete these two important steps: 1. Update their catalog in GSA... read more

Tuesday Insight – September 8th, 2020

New World of the Multiple Award Schedule Program If your awareness of GSA’s Multiple Award Schedule or MAS program stops with the year 2019 – or earlier – it’s time to give us another look. 2019 is when the world of the Multiple Award Schedules program... read more