Las Vegas Seminar To Review Basics Of Government Contracting

West LegalEd has planned a Basics of Government Contracting seminar in Las Vegas, Nevada, from Tuesday to Thursday, August 16 to 18.

It will run from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday and Wednesday and from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Thursday at the Flamingo Las Vegas, 3555 Las Vegas Blvd. South.

This comprehensive review of the entire federal procurement process will emphasize what's practical and successful in today's contract world, with special emphasis on the impact of the acquisition streamlining statutes and the implementing regulations on procurement activities. The program will cover a lot of ground in practical, concise terms so that attendees can quickly apply it. It is designed for relative newcomers to government contracting, for specialists who have worked in limited areas of procurement, and for those who have to be brought up to speed on the new rules, procedures, rights and remedies.

The faculty are Louis A. Chiarella, an attorney in the Washington DC area with more than ten years' experience specializing in government procurement law; Kenneth J. Allen, a general counsel in the private sector who has practiced government law for more than 28 years; Jonathan H. Kosarin, assistant general counsel at the National Reconnaissance Office with more than 30 years of experience in acquisition and government contracting; and Michael A. Killham, a senior counsel in the Office of General Counsel, Raytheon Co.

For information about available CLE credits and fees, see CLE Events on The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel website at

To reserve, call (800) 495-9378 or visit