The meeting on December 9, 2009, at 12 noon is the first of a two-part series co-hosted by the Alaska Native Law section and the Public Contracts Law section. The meeting will be in Room 1860 of the Atwood Building (just one floor below the Baroffice.) Free parking is available on the 2nd floor of the parking garage on 7th Avenue (entrance on E Street). Take your ticket with you and have the Atwood lobby guard stamp it when leaving.
Current Events with SBA 8(a) and ANCs. Attorney WalterFeatherly of PattonBoggs, will discuss recent federal inquiries into the 8(a) program, the proposed SBA regulations, and anticipated congressional activity. Alaska delegation staff will participate telephonically and be available to discuss the National Defense Authorization Act Section 811. 1 General CLE Credit.
The second meeting will be held on Tuesday, January 5, 2010, at noon in the Afognak/Alutiiq offices at 3909 Arctic Blvd. Public Contracts chair LaneTucker of PerkinsCoie will discuss specific 8(a) contracting considerations with respect to teaming agreements, mentor-protégé relationship and JV arrangements – with take-away checklists! Ms.Tucker will also provide an update on the December 6, 2009 Seattle hearing regarding the draft SBA regulations. 1 General CLE Credit.