Fall 2011 Section 001
Law 230: Government Contracts

Schedule: Eve Class
Instructor(s): Sacilotto, Kara , Graham, Daniel
Credit Hours: 2
CRN: 80205
Day(s): Thursday
Location: Hazel Hall 222
Time: 8:00pm-9:50pm
Enrollment Limit: Please see Patriot Web
Online: Online access through TWEN
Notes:
Syllabus: Go to syllabus
Course Documents: No documents listed.
Exam Date/Time: 12-15-2011 6:00pm
Prerequisites: None
General Description: Examines the processes by which private parties establish and perform contracts with the federal government. Specific subjects include the appropriations mechanism; the authority of government agents, sealed-bid and negotiated procurement methods; competition requirements, contract pricing, award protests; inspection, acceptance, and warranties; changes; termination; the prosecution and defense of claims; and civil and criminal sanctions for fraud. For factual illustrations, the course draws heavily upon the procurement activities of major purchasers such as the Department of Defense.