Federal Government Construction – Liquidated Damages

Understanding the Liquidated Damages Provision in Government Construction Contracts Prime contractors on a federal construction contract can find itself in serious jeopardy when the completion of the project is delayed. This is when the government exercises its rights under the liquidated damages provision in the contract. Under the Default Clause,… Read more »

Avoid Costly Federal Contract Quantum Meruit Claims

Brutal Government Contractor Mistake Cause Lost Appeal For Quantum Meruit Claims at COFC. Government contractors often make the costly mistake of performing out of scope work without the expressed written permission of the contracting officer. Many contractors fail at the litigation stage because they do not understand the difference between… Read more »