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Biden Issues wide-ranging Buy American Executive Order – FAR rulemaking to come

On 25 January 2021, President Biden issued his first Buy American Executive Order (EO), titled Ensuring the Future Is Made in All of America by All of America’s Workers, which is...

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International telework: lessons learned for academic institutions
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International telework arrangements are deceptively complicated and layered with policy, regulatory, and tax implications. We offer below five lessons learned from guiding international...

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Election 2020 Snapshot: Impacts of the U.S. election for the life sciences and health care industry

On November 19, leaders of our Life Sciences and Health Care team met for a panel discussion of the impacts on the industry of the 2020 U.S. election. This was the first event in a series...

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FDA issues list of essential medicines and countermeasures required under Buy American Executive Order

Regarding the Trump Administration’s August 6, 2020 “Buy American” Executive Order, which was the subject of a prior client alert, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration...

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Navigating the new ‘buy American’ drug landscape: opportunities for some, pitfalls for others
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President Trump’s executive order on essential medicines aims to encourage pharmaceutical companies to bring their manufacturing back to the U.S. But it may also have...

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Executive Order on Combating Race and Sex Stereotyping affects government contractors and grantees

On September 22, 2020, the Trump administration issued an Executive Order (EO) on Combating Race and Sex Stereotyping, which prohibits or limits “any form of race or sex...

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New government rules limit universities' ability to use certain Chinese telecommunications equipment
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Federal contractors, including universities, will soon need to certify that they do not "use" telecommunications equipment or services produced or provided by certain Chinese...

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Buy American EO applies domestic preferences for "essential medicines" and "medical countermeasures"

On August 6, 2020, U.S. President Donald Trump issued his much-anticipated "Buy American" Executive Order (EO), intended to increase and support domestic manufacture and Federal...

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COVID relief legislation update (Phase 4/CARES 2.0)

As we proceed into August, pressure continues to mount for Congress to provide additional relief to Americans impacted by the physical and economic fallout from the pandemic. Chief drivers...

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