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Where’s the Contract? Federal Laws & Small Business Program Updates for Federal Contractors


Event: Where's the Contract? Federal Laws & Small Business Program Updates for Federal Contractors

Presenter(s): Michelle F. Kantor, Esq., McDonald Hopkins LLC


Federal government laws are constantly changing and compliance is crucial to maintain your small business certifications and to successfully comply with government contract requirements. Attorney Michelle Kantor will present new laws and regulations that can impact bidding and performing work as well as to help clarify new expectations the government will impose on small and large businesses.

Workshop Topics Include:

  • New Laws Impacting all Federal Contractors *New SBA All Small Business
  • Mentor Protégé Program
  • New Affiliation and Limitation Rules *New Small Business Joint Venture Rules
  • Crucial Legal Requirements and Potential Risks to Understand and Address before the Teaming, Joint Venture or Mentor Protégé Agreement is Prepared
  • Cybersecurity Law Updates
  • Recent Bid and Size Protests of Interest that Can Impact Your Next Bid or Proposal
  • Government Climate on Compliance and Accountability This free session will be interactive and questions are encouraged!

About the Presenter(s):

Michelle Kantor, Esq., leads the Federal Government Contracting practice group  of McDonald Hopkins LLC.  She has more than 29  years practicing in federal and local government contracting, procurement law  and litigation. Kantor represents clients in business, WBE/MBE/DBE, 8(a), HUBZone, SDVOSB, WOSB; certifications and appeals; regulatory compliance; small business programs; bid protests; payment disputes; response to government investigations; and suspension and debarment proceedings. Michelle assists clients in Teaming and Joint Venture agreements; SBA  Mentor-Protégé agreements; corporate changes; and business succession planning.  She is a frequent speaker at seminars, conventions, webinars and conferences nationwide. 

Date: Friday, August 4, 2017

Time: 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: College of Southern Nevada-Charleston Campus, Bldg. I (next to Bldg. K), Room I-108, 6375 W. Charleston Blvd., Las Vegas, NV 89146

City: Las Vegas



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