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The Advantages of Having an Approved Purchasing System

What is a “Purchasing System?” It is all of the activities required by FAR Subpart 44 that relate to a Prime Contractor’s purchasing of goods and services. It starts at the decision to make a purchase. This is typically called the “make or buy” decision and applies regardless of what is being purchased: services or […]

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Federal Compliance from the Ground Up

At the base of every federal contract over $50,000, there is the requirement for the federal contractor to be compliant with applicable labor laws. These laws are the equal employment opportunity (EEO) and the affirmative action provisions of their contracts. The Department of Labor’s Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs oversees and enforces these compliance […]

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