Industry News & Updates

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Industry News & Updates

Stay current on the latest in the industry

Finding or Building the Right Cybersecurity Framework for Your Organization

Numerous IT and cybersecurity frameworks exist that have been developed to assist organizations in implementing and validating controls to secure their information and systems. These frameworks have been built on best practices to prevent or mitigate threats and vulnerabilities; however, the challenge for organizations is understanding which framework will deliver the most value to their business. This determination includes the consideration and balance of several factors including the sensitivity of the data being utilized, business modes of operation, the technology stack and ecosystem, regulatory or contractual requirements, the impact to users or customers and, as always, available resources. In light of these challenges, how should an organization proceed?

DOD Guidance – Managing Inflation on Contracts

Inflation is impacting everyone, and government contractors are no exception. The Department of Defense (“DoD”) Principal Director, Defense Price and Contracting recently released a memo reiterating that while contractors performing under firm fixed price contracts generally bear the risk of increased costs, FAR Part 50 allows for Extraordinary Contractual Relief if certain stringent criteria are met.