Complying With the Recovery Act Buy American Provisions: Requirements, Certification, and Liability Implications

18 February 2010 Web Conference Past Event

Location

Web Conference

Contact Information

Candice Benda
cbenda@foley.com

Agenda

12:30 p.m. Eastern
11:30 a.m. Central
10:30 a.m. Mountain
9:30 a.m. Pacific

Program duration: One hour

Foley Government Procurement Partner David Ralston and Senior Counsel Frank Murray discussed compliance with the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act’s “Buy American” provisions, including compliance obligations, certification demands, and liability implications.

Topics included:

  • Buy American requirements for construction companies on government contracts to procure domestic construction materials
  • Specific federal procurement regulations implementing the Buy American requirement at the federal level
  • Office of Management and Budget guidance and federal agency regulations implementing the requirement at the state and local levels through Recovery Act grant conditions
  • The Buy American certifications imposed on prime contractors of Recovery Act-funded projects, and whether firms should complete the certification
  • Recent amendments to the False Claims Act and how Buy American violations will likely entail False Claims Act exposure

Related Services

Complying With the Recovery Act Buy American Provisions: Requirements, Certification, and Liability Implications

Location

Web Conference

Contact Information

Candice Benda
cbenda@foley.com

Agenda

12:30 p.m. Eastern
11:30 a.m. Central
10:30 a.m. Mountain
9:30 a.m. Pacific

Program duration: One hour