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Live Webinars
Dec 1, 2020
1-2 PM EST
NITAAC CIO-SP4 Contract: BDO Roadmap to Success
Description: We will provide an overview of the pending NITACC CIO-SP4 contract and solicitation. CIO-SP4 is a replacement for CIOSP3 and will be a multi-award, 15-year, government wide acquisition contract (GWAC) with a $40B ceiling. We will discuss how your organization can maximize your evaluation points by deploying government compliant business systems. We will also review how you may ensure success winning CIO-SP4 task orders by demonstrating accepted Forward Rates, FAR, and CAS compliance. Learning Objectives:  Learn about the pending $40B NITACC CIO-SP4 GWAC opportunity.  Understand how to maximize your organizations CIO-SP4 evaluation points by deploying government compliant business systems.  Learn how to win CIO-SP4 task orders by demonstrating accepted forward rates, FAR, and CAS compliance. This webinar is eligible for CLE/CPE credit.
CPE, CLE
Live Webinars
Dec 2, 2020
12-1 PM EST
VA Federal Supply Schedule (FSS) Contracts - A Primer- Session 5 - Compliance for Healthcare Contractors Series
Compliance for Healthcare Contractors
VA Federal Supply Schedule (FSS) Contracts: A Primer - Session 5 - Compliance for Healthcare Contractors Noon - 1 pm EDT - Wednesday December 2nd Description: In this session, attendees will learn about contracting with the US Department of Veteran's Affairs (VA) and other federal buyers through the VA Federal Supply Schedules program. This session will highlight some of the key requirements associated with the VA FSS program, through which approximately $15 billion of pharmaceuticals, biologics, medical devices, supplies and services are procured on an annual basis. Learning Objectives: - Gain a high-level understanding of the nine VA FSS contracts - Discuss proposal requirements, highlighting key areas of risk manufacturers should be aware of - Discuss best practices for managing your VA FSS contract to avoid common risk areas This webinar is eligible for CLE/CPE credit.
CPE, CLE
Live Webinars
Dec 3, 2020
2:00-3:30 PM EST
Procurement University - DCAA/DCMA Reviews and Audits - 2020 Series
Procurement University - 2020
Procurement University: Session 9 DCAA/DCMA Reviews and Audits Description: This session will provide an overview of the reviews and audits conducted by the DCMA and DCAA. Learn about the types of audits, how to address the audit process, and how to deal with audit positions and written findings. Learning Objectives: By the end of the webinar you should be able to:  Be able to describe the similarities and differences between a review and an audit.  List information that the DCMA maintains in a Contract Business Analysis Repository (CBAR).  Understand the current DCMA and DCAA initiatives and how they impact the contracting industry.  Recognize potential challenges and corresponding mitigation strategies for auditees.  Describe the basics on how to prepare for a CPSR.  Understand current auditor expectations regarding access to records. NOTE: CPE/CLE credit for attendees is subject to participation and approval by the governing boards.
CPE, CLE
Live Webinars
Dec 9, 2020
12-1 PM EST
The Many Price Points (and Pain Points) of Government Pricing - Session 6 - Compliance for Healthcare Contractors Series
Compliance for Healthcare Contractors
The Many Price Points (and Pain Points) of Government Pricing - Session 6 - Compliance for Healthcare Contractors Series Noon - 1 pm EDT - Wednesday December 9th Description: In this session, attendees will learn about the drug pricing and price reporting requirements associated with various government programs such as Medicare, Medicaid (including the Medicaid Drug Rebate Program), 340B, and the VA Federal Supply Schedules. In addition to discussing the various pricing calculations, this session will also highlight recent legislative and regulatory updates that impact reporting as well as common issues in the industry. Learning Objectives: - Gain an understanding of various price calculations required by government programs - Learn the mechanics of the calculations at a high level and common issues for drug manufacturers - Discuss recent updates to legislation, regulations, or guidance that impact (or potentially impact) pricing calculations This webinar is eligible for CLE/CPE credit.
CPE, CLE
Live Webinars
Dec 15, 2020
11 AM-12 PM EST
Expansion of U.S. Export Controls on Military End Uses & Users of Dual-Use Commodities and Technology
On June 29, 2020, the Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) significantly expanded the Export Administration Regulations' (EAR) rules governing exports for military end uses and to military end users (MEUs) in China, Russia and Venezuela-changes that are intended to support the objectives of the United States' national security strategy. The new rule particularly impacts those in the aerospace, marine, telecommunications, electronics and materials processing industries, but thus far, BIS has issued only limited guidance on how to comply with the new rule. On December 15, please join Barnes & Thornburg for a webinar detailing the key changes under this rule. This webinar will focus on exporters' increased diligence obligations and will discuss potential strategies for mitigating risks under the new rule.
CPE, CLE
Live Webinars
Dec 16, 2020
12-1 PM EST
Fair Market Value for Global Bona Fide Service Fee Arrangements -Session 7- Compliance for Healthcare Contractors Series
Compliance for Healthcare Contractors
Fair Market Value for Global Bona Fide Service Fee Arrangements -Session 7- Compliance for Healthcare Contractors Series- Noon - 1 pm EDT - Wednesday December 16th Description: Please join Federal Publications Seminars and Baker Tilly to discuss bona fide service fee arrangements and fair market value (FMV) assessments for the services included in these agreements. The session will have a specific focus on global considerations for FMV of these arrangements and how FMV assessments are an important element of an organization's anti-bribery anti-corruption (ABAC) program. Learning Objectives: - Explore the need for third party due diligence and FMV in global bona fide service fee arrangements - Understand FMV as a key control in your global ABAC program - Gain insights and knowledge on best practices and approaches to FMV assessments This webinar is eligible for CLE/CPE credit.
CPE, CLE
Live Webinars
Jan 7, 2021
11:30 AM-1:00 PM EST
Indirect Cost Basics - Session 1 - Optimizing Indirect Rates Series
Indirect Rate Optimization Series
Contract cost is comprised of direct cost and indirect cost. Distinguishing a cost as either direct or indirect is a strategic decision for a company. These decisions impact its indirect rate structure and competitive positioning. This webinar focusses on the essentials of understanding direct and indirect costing including the regulatory definitions; Differences between direct and indirect costs; Indirect rate structure; Difference between G&A and Overhead; Importance of consistency; and Establish the foundation for this 4 part webinar series. Learning Objectives: By the end of this session, participants will be able to identify the key differences between direct and indirect costs; Understand indirect costs include both overhead and G&A and that they are different from one another; Define the regulatory framework for indirect costs and establish the foundation for a deeper dive into indirect costs including overhead and G&A. This webinar is eligible for CLE/CPE credit.
CPE, CLE
Live Webinars
Jan 14, 2021
11:30 AM-1:00 PM EST
Contract Requirements and Indirect Cost Rates - Session 2 - Optimizing Indirect Rates Series
Indirect Rate Optimization Series
The significant differences in opinion about the "appropriate" allocation of indirect costs has resulted in numerous regulations included in the FAR and CAS. These regulations are impacted by contract type and include FAR Part 31, Contract cost and procedures; FAR 31.216-7, Allowable cost and payment; and Cost Accounting Standards. Building upon indirect cost basics, we introduce the regulatory framework for the indirect rate structure and the compliance requirements applicable to a company's contract portfolio. Learning Objectives: In this session, participants will become familiar with FAR subpart 31.1, Applicability; 31.201, General; 31.202, Direct costs and 31.203, Indirect costs; 31.204, Application of principles and procedures; Selected CAS including the consistency and allocation standards; and the Implications of FAR 31.216-7, Allowable cost and payment clause. This webinar is eligible for CLE/CPE credit.
CPE, CLE
Live Webinars
Jan 21, 2021
11:30 AM-1:00 PM EST
Managing and Monitoring Indirect Cost Rates - Session 3 - Optimizing Indirect Rates Series
Indirect Rate Optimization Series
While it is the responsibility of contractor's to manage indirect cost rates, it is the Government's role to monitor a contractor's indirect cost rates including forward pricing, billing and final rates. This webinar will contrast the different rate types delving into the source, computation and use for the indirect rate types. In addition to exploring the Government oversight role and monitoring techniques including rate and system reviews and audits. Learning Objectives: Participants attending this session will be able to identify the three types of indirect cost rates and when each is used to support a contractor's cost and pricing. Next participants will explore the Government's role in monitoring these rates and techniques employed to understand a contractor's indirect costs and its impact on contract pricing, funding and accounting. This webinar is eligible for CLE/CPE credit.
CPE, CLE
Live Webinars
Jan 28, 2021
11:30 AM-1:00 PM EST
Design and Optimization of the Indirect Rate Structure - Session 4 - Optimizing Indirect Rates Series
Indirect Rate Optimization Series
Indirect rate optimization is more than just a lower multiplier - It's a multiplier which enables a contractor to win contracts, recover allowable cost incurred, and embodies the company's cost account practices. Alternative business models, Increasing the use of shared services; Integration, consolidation and divestiture of lines of business; Expenditure control; and Assessing cost accounting practices are approaches contractors use to facilitate contract profitability and compliance. This webinar will discuss indirect cost trends and identify approaches contractors engage to optimize indirect rates and contract compliance. Learning Objectives: Session participants will expand their indirect rate perspective and the implications on the contract, the organization, compliance and business objectives. Participants will also be able to identify some leading practices used for indirect rate optimization and mitigate compliance implications This webinar is eligible for CLE/CPE credit.
CPE, CLE