Subcontracting Issues

Thinking about a Joint Venture for Government Contracting?

Government Contractors creating Joint Ventures has steadily increased in popularity over the last few years.  The exact reasons vary:  need for greater capability in the prime entity, local registration requirements for DCS in foreign jurisdictions, pursuit of set-aside contracts under the disadvantaged status of the key partner, past performance credit attributable to a key partner, facilities or intellectual property provided by a key partner, bundled contracts with greater scope requirements, etc.  The fundamental driver is the Joint Venture enables the gover