Breach of Contract Claims Against the Federal Government

As a contractor doing business with the federal government, there is often the question of whether there is breach of contract claims against the government. However, when and how you pursue the breach claim can be tricky and costly when the Contract Disputes Act process is not followed.   Avoiding costly mistakes… Read more »

Spent Nuclear Fuel: Government Partial Breach of Contract

Partial breach of contract occurs in many government contracts involving disposition of nuclear waste, particularly spent nuclear fuel.  Spent nuclear fuel (“SNF”) is “nuclear reactor fuel that has been used to the extent that it can no longer effectively sustain a chain reaction.”  These contracts involve the utility contractor purchasing… Read more »

Superior Knowledge Doctrine: Government Breach of Contract

Contractors often have questions on the types of claims available to them.  One claim contractors can assert when trying to recover government breach of contract damages is a superior knowledge claim.  The superior knowledge doctrine is based on the idea that where the government had knowledge of information that would affect… Read more »

Federal Government Delays & Contract Delay Claims

There are often construction delays in government contracting, especially federal government delays  in construction contracts, and it is important to understand when these delays may be actionable in court. A government contract delays claim is submitted in compliance with the Contract Disputes Act. A dispute can occur when there is an excusable delay. In… Read more »

Types of Employment Discrimination Damages

The below information has been primarily extracted from the EEOC Website. As an employer involved in an employment discrimination case, you should seek legal advice for a local employer defense lawyer. You should understand the types of employment discrimination damages that your company can be exposed to. Types of Employment Discrimination Damages… Read more »

Breach of Contract Remedies

 Importance of Breach of Contract Remedies in a Lawsuit As a party to a contracts lawsuit, you can seek several remedies for breach of contract and damages. Sometimes the decision to file a case, or not, could depend on potentially available solutions. Also, when filing a lawsuit your complaint has… Read more »

Breach of Contract Damages in Government Claims

If you are a government contractor, learning how to assess breach of contract damages in government claims is critical to recovering all damages that your company deserves. For example, you can bring suit for breach of contract under the Contract Disputes Act in the Court of Federal Claims (COFC.) You… Read more »