Colorado Bar Schedules Federal Contracts Seminar

Monday, May 4, 2009 - 00:00

The Colorado Bar Association has scheduled a day-long seminar titled Federal Contracts: Introduction to Procurement and Compliance for Friday, June 19, from 9 a.m. to 4:05 p.m. at the CLECI Large Classroom in Denver.

It is designed for in-house counsel, outside counsel, government attorneys,company management and others who have clients dealing with a federal contract and who want a great introduction to the law of federal government contracts.

Attendees will learn contract formation basics; contract performance basics; contract close-out, termination, and dispute basics; intellectual property and proprietary information issues; organizational conflicts of interest; subcontracting issues, including indemnification; an FCPA overview; andcontract compliance and mandatory disclosures under the federal acquisition regulations (FAR).

Among the faculty are L. Shawn Cheadle, general counsel, Lockheed Martin Space Systems Company; Robert C. Blume, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher, LLP; Kevin MacCary, vice president and general counsel, United Launch Alliance; and Steven M. Masiello, McKenna Long & Aldridge, LLP.

For more information about CLEcredits and registration fees, see CLE Events at The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel website at

To make a reservation, call (303) 860-0608 or go to