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  • theory
  • International outsourcing to lower cost countries such as China and India can best be understood through the enrichment of trade models to include concepts from industrial organization and contract theory that explain the vertical organization of production. (repec.org)
  • defense
  • This special report by the Center for Public Integrity reveals that at least nine of the thirty members of the Defense Policy Board have ties to companies that have won more than $76 billion in defense contracts in 2001 and 2002. (globalpolicy.org)
  • Officials said CIFA's contracting is under review by federal prosecutors as they continue to investigate the Cunningham corruption case, and by Defense Department officials. (washingtonpost.com)
  • Burtt has said that about 70 percent of CIFA's funding is contracted out and that his agency may soon absorb the Defense Security Service, the Pentagon outfit that monitors handling of classified government information by contractors. (washingtonpost.com)
  • In late 2002, Cunningham made the contract for Wade's company, MZM, one of "his top priorities" in the defense appropriations bill, according to the prosecutors' pre-sentencing filing. (washingtonpost.com)
  • Base-X Expedition Shelters of Fairfield won a $120 million contract from the Defense Supply Center Philadelphia for shelters, trailers and components for the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps and federal civilian agencies. (washingtonpost.com)
  • Northrop Grumman Mission Systems/Defense Mission Systems Division of Dahlgren, Va., won an $11.6 million contract from the Naval Surface Warfare Center to provide training tool integration, development, maintenance, documentation, and operation for the Aegis Training and Readiness Center/Center for Surface Combat Systems. (washingtonpost.com)
  • State Electric Supply Co. of Richmond won a $99,988 contract from the Defense Logistics Agency's Defense Supply Center for motor starters. (washingtonpost.com)
  • 2002
  • Federal investigators are looking into contracts awarded by the Pentagon's newest and fastest-growing intelligence agency, the Counterintelligence Field Activity, which has spent more than $1 billion, mostly for outsourced services, since its establishment in late 2002, according to administration and congressional sources. (washingtonpost.com)
  • Baltimore
  • Guardian Services Group Ltd. of Baltimore won a $2.4 million contract from the Air Force for management and operation of the Air Force Publishing and Distribution Center. (washingtonpost.com)
  • Lockheed Martin Corp. of Baltimore won an $18.49 million contract from the Naval Sea Systems Command for design agent engineering services in support of the MK41 vertical launching system. (washingtonpost.com)
  • firms
  • US occupation authorities have assumed control of the reconstruction process and awarded lucrative contracts to US firms with direct links to the White House. (globalpolicy.org)
  • Washington has also retaliated against countries opposing the war by excluding their firms from major reconstruction contracts. (globalpolicy.org)
  • Large firms have learned that contract attorneys can perform this work much more cost effectively than high-priced associates. (wikipedia.org)
  • Many contract, or freelance, attorneys perform legal research , draft legal briefs , and provide a full range of other services to law firms of all sizes. (wikipedia.org)
  • Some people who hold juris doctor degrees, but who are awaiting bar admission , work as temporary professionals in law firms doing the same type of work as contract attorneys. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, they also develop long-lasting relationships with firms that regularly or semi-regularly send work to the contract attorney. (wikipedia.org)
  • Many small firms find that the use of contract attorneys provides them the flexibility to grow their business without hiring salaried employees. (wikipedia.org)
  • According to the American Bar Association , law firms can add a surcharge to the fees of their contract attorneys so long as the final fee charged to the client is reasonable. (wikipedia.org)
  • Particularly in a slowing economy, the use of contract attorneys gives firms a competitive edge in the marketplace, helping them to control costs while increasing profitability. (wikipedia.org)
  • organizational
  • Organizational Strategies Inc. of Arlington won a $25 million Small Business Innovative Research contract from the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division to provide services and materials for engineering tasks involving advanced training systems integration technology. (washingtonpost.com)
  • WDG Architecture PLLC of Washington won a $2.2 million contract from the General Services Administration for management, organizational and business improvement services. (washingtonpost.com)
  • If you have yet to put employment contracts into effect, doing an organizational assessment-needs and wants, strengths and weaknesses, pros and cons-is a good place to start. (cbsnews.com)
  • Army
  • NCI Information Systems Inc. of Reston won a five-year, $28.9 million contract from the Army to provide management and network engineering support for local area and wide area network military, civilian and contract uses. (washingtonpost.com)
  • The contract is a renewal of work the company has been performing for the Army Tank-Automotive and Armaments Command. (washingtonpost.com)
  • won a $9 million order as part of a $67.7 million contract from the Army Research, Development and Engineering Command for joint service mask leakage testers. (washingtonpost.com)
  • AAI Corp. of Hunt Valley won a $3.7 million contract from the Army Aviation and Missile Command for aircraft research. (washingtonpost.com)
  • Ashbury International Group Inc. of Sterling won a $13.03 million contract from the Army for Laser Target Locator Systems. (washingtonpost.com)
  • model
  • EarthData International of Frederick won a $7.35 million contract from the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency for Ortho-rectified Imagery and Digital Elevation Model data sets and derived imagery products from GeoSAR and/or ISTAR Remote Sensing and Mapping Systems. (washingtonpost.com)
  • The calculated sacrifice ratio is consistent with the predictions of the simple contracting model. (nber.org)
  • We then apply the model to explain the recent increase in performance-pay contracts. (repec.org)
  • Arlington
  • Nathan Associates Inc. of Arlington won a $14.1 million contract from the Agency for International Development to provide support services to the Competitive Armenia Private Sector program. (washingtonpost.com)
  • Consolidated Engineering Services Inc. of Arlington won an $8.64 million contract from the Treasury Department's Office of Thrift Supervision for maintenance and operation. (washingtonpost.com)
  • Alphatech Inc. of Arlington won a $100,000 contract from the Air Force Materiel Command's Wright-Patterson Research Laboratory for fast detection and location of spoofing. (washingtonpost.com)
  • Hire
  • In other situations, a law firm may, due to a conflict of interest, be required to hire a contract attorney as Cumis counsel in certain cases. (wikipedia.org)
  • A law firm may, under certain circumstances, hire a freelance paralegal , commonly known as a contract legal assistant, to perform many of the tasks that a contract attorney might perform. (wikipedia.org)
  • If you have few in-house resources and have been unable to get enough specific information through professional contacts, personal networks, associations, or online resources, you have two options: develop the expertise yourselves or hire experts to help you develop suitable employment contracts. (cbsnews.com)
  • employee
  • An employment contract is an agreement between an employer and employee, which may in some cases, also be tied to an existing labor union agreement. (cbsnews.com)
  • It should not be confused with a contract employee: someone either self-employed or employed by a third party who contracts with an employer, usually to carry one particular job to completion. (cbsnews.com)
  • available
  • As an introduction to futures contracts for GHS, contracts valued at 2 Ph/s in total will be available. (prweb.com)
  • These futures contracts will offer traders the ability to purchase GHS at the lowest price ever, and CEX.IO is expecting many of their traders to hop on this opportunity as soon as it's available. (prweb.com)
  • With these new futures contracts available from CEX.IO, traders will be able to speculate on the price of hashing power on a certain date in the future. (prweb.com)
  • Research
  • Modern Technology Solutions Inc. of Alexandria won a $243,413 contract from the Air Force Rome Research Laboratory for operational analysis for advanced sensor technology. (washingtonpost.com)
  • Intelligent Automation Inc. of Rockville won a $100,000 contract from the Air Force's Wright-Patterson Research Laboratory for ultra-wideband collision avoidance technologies. (washingtonpost.com)
  • Risk
  • These futures contracts will allow traders to hedge against risk in certain investments, speculate on the future value of hashing power provided by Ghash.IO and purchase GHS on the lowest possible price on the market. (prweb.com)
  • simple
  • Would an employment contract protect us better than a simple "non-compete" or "non-disclosure" agreement? (cbsnews.com)
  • Department
  • Additionally, the Unit manages and administers all contracts for the Department. (colorado.gov)
  • Maximus Inc. of Reston won a one-year, $17 million contract from Georgia's Community Health Department to provide enrollment broker services for managed care. (washingtonpost.com)
  • Warfield & Sanford Inc. of Washington won a $2.5 million contract from the Agriculture Department for vertical transportation repair, operations and maintenance. (washingtonpost.com)
  • Are we really going to sit by idly as the Department [of Education] continues to award no-bid contracts without consulting its stakeholders - our students, parents, and educators? (observer.com)
  • provide
  • Code Contracts provide a language-agnostic way to express coding assumptions in .NET programs. (microsoft.com)
  • NCI Information Systems also won multiple task orders totaling $5.6 million awarded under the Network-Centric Solutions contract to provide information technology services to support the Air Force at more than a half dozen locations. (washingtonpost.com)
  • Raytheon Information Solutions of Reston won a 10-year, $300 million contract from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's National Weather Service to provide operations and maintenance for a nationwide weather data analysis and dissemination system. (washingtonpost.com)
  • SRA International Inc. of Fairfax won a five-year, $10.5 million contract to provide information technology services to the Air Force Deputy Chief of Staff for Air and Space Operations to support the Distributed Common Ground System. (washingtonpost.com)
  • These futures contracts are the first of their kind in the cryptocurrency world, but it's important to note that the futures contracts will not provide any profits through block rewards until the contract has expired. (prweb.com)
  • employment
  • This obligation is normally satisfied by providing a contract of employment. (lexology.com)
  • In particular, contracts of employment can help to protect a business by seeking to prevent employees from, for example, joining a competitor, poaching clients or colleagues and misusing confidential information. (lexology.com)
  • Beyond post-termination restrictions, contracts of employment can also have use during the employee's employment. (lexology.com)
  • Too often we see businesses neglect their contracts of employment at their inception and leave themselves unprotected. (lexology.com)
  • Whether you already have employment contracts in place or have only begun considering them for your employees, you may find this checklist helpful. (cbsnews.com)
  • What is the purpose of an employment contract? (cbsnews.com)
  • Not having an employment contract could discourage prospective employees from applying. (cbsnews.com)
  • Employment contracts might also discourage less than honorable people from applying, knowing that recruitment and hiring practices would probably turn up something about their past that they would rather hide. (cbsnews.com)
  • We have used very basic employment contracts and they haven't shown the value we anticipated. (cbsnews.com)
  • Going back will only precipitate the very issues that made you decide on employment contracts in the first place. (cbsnews.com)
  • An employment contract allows an employer to cover more than just the non-compete aspect of the relationship. (cbsnews.com)
  • Key positions throughout the company should be considered for employment contracts. (cbsnews.com)
  • The same sort of assessment process is also advisable for those of you who have employment contracts in place and want to revise them. (cbsnews.com)
  • Start by answering the following questions-perhaps along with a committee made up of members from across the breadth of your organization: What in your organization, or industry, has changed enough recently to warrant your making this commitment, or upgrade, to employment contracts? (cbsnews.com)
  • offer
  • All contracts are bilateral consisting of both offer and acceptance which may be in writing, spoken or inferred from actions like in a supermarket checkout situation. (angelfire.com)
  • If an offer is accepted there is a contract. (angelfire.com)
  • please
  • If you are looking for information about statewide accounts and/or contracts , please contact the Office of the State Controller, which services vendors and State agencies. (colorado.gov)
  • Contractors
  • ATL Contracts, operated by Tony Luckett, is an independent Building Contractors, based out of Frating, who have worked across Essex over the past 37 years. (google.com)
  • perform
  • A contract is an agreement between parties having the capacity to make it, in the form demanded by the law to perform, on one side or both, acts which are not trifling, indeterminate, impossible or illegal, creating an obligation enforceable in a court of law. (angelfire.com)
  • million contract
  • Bell-Boeing Joint Program Office of Patuxent River, Md., won a $12.8 million contract from the Naval Inventory Control Point for additional U.S. Special Operation Command spares for the CV-22 Osprey. (washingtonpost.com)
  • Anteon Corp. of Fairfax won an $11.9 million contract from the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division for maintenance planning and design interface technical and management support services for the Naval Air Depot in Jacksonville, Fla. (washingtonpost.com)
  • Northrop Grumman Systems Corp. of Annapolis won a $6 million contract from the Naval Sea Systems Command for design and development of the Shipboard Protection System. (washingtonpost.com)
  • Goel Services Inc. of Washington won a $6.5 million contract from the General Services Administration for demolition, abatement and chilled water bypass at Federal Office Building No. 8 in Washington. (washingtonpost.com)
  • Walsh/Davis Joint Venture of Washington won a $28.53 million contract from the General Services Administration's Public Buildings Service for the construction of a building. (washingtonpost.com)
  • Lockheed Martin Integrated Systems Inc. of Bethesda won a $16.58 million contract from the Air Force Materiel Command for materials for the C-130 Pakistan program. (washingtonpost.com)
  • BAE Systems Applied Technologies of Rockville won a $7.48 million contract from the Naval Air Warfare Center's Aircraft Division for technical and engineering services to support the development, procurement, integration, testing, installation and certification of shipboard communication systems. (washingtonpost.com)
  • Northrop Grumman Systems Corp. of Linthicum Heights won a $1.6 million contract from the Air Force Materiel Command for radar systems. (washingtonpost.com)
  • company
  • Likely to be rushed-through after the December 2005 elections, these contracts may lock Iraq into decades-long arrangements that siphon as much as US$200 billion from the Iraqi government into company coffers. (globalpolicy.org)
  • The contract went to MZM Inc., a company run by Mitchell J. Wade, who recently pleaded guilty to conspiring to bribe Cunningham. (washingtonpost.com)
  • It would be impractical and probably unfair to have contracts for only one or two critical jobs, so you will want to consider implementing them for key employees throughout your company. (cbsnews.com)
  • federal
  • Logistics Solutions Group Inc. of Hopewell won a contract valued at up to $125,000 from the General Services Administration's Federal Supply Service for professional, administrative and management support services. (washingtonpost.com)
  • already
  • The online commodity trading website already offers futures contracts for BitFury cryptocurrency mining hardware. (prweb.com)
  • tool
  • Our current tool takes advantage of contracts to reduce false positives and produce more meaningful errors. (microsoft.com)
  • ccdoc , a tool that adds contracts to the XML documentation files and to Sandcastle -generated MSDN-style help files. (microsoft.com)
  • client
  • I just got my first real client and I was wondering: Does anyone know where I could get a good contract? (sitepoint.com)
  • when a client and a server follow compliant contracts, their interaction is guaranteed to progress or successfully complete. (springer.com)
  • Services
  • Authoring contracts in Visual Studio allows programmers to take advantage of the standard intellisense provided by the language services. (microsoft.com)
  • For information on doing business with the State or collections , visit the Office of the State Controller, Procurement & Contracts Division or Central Collections Services website at www.colorado.gov/osc . (colorado.gov)
  • Dynamic Aviation Group Inc. of Bridgewater, Va., won a contract valued at up to $312,288 from the Commerce Department's National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration for aircraft services to support the deployment of the Airborne UV-Dial Ozone Lidar in the New England Air Quality Study. (washingtonpost.com)
  • Cartridge Technologies Inc. of Gaithersburg won a $114,677 contract from the Navy's Military Sealift Command for printer maintenance services. (washingtonpost.com)
  • structure
  • It suggests that the optimality of debt contracts with costly bankruptcy is more robust than some have recently suggested and discusses how recent literature is able to explain features of debt contracts such as coupon payments, covenant restrictions, the distinction between default and liquidation, maturity structure, collateral, and credit rationing. (repec.org)
  • unit
  • automatic testing tools, such as Pex , can take advantage of contracts to generate more meaningful unit tests by filtering out meaningless test arguments that don't satisfy the pre-conditions. (microsoft.com)
  • The Unit is responsible for posting, evaluating, awarding of all solicitations and the drafting of all contracts. (colorado.gov)
  • example
  • For example, the FHA contracts will basically be bets on the value of certain amount of hashing power from Ghash.io on April 26, 2014 at 0:00 GMT. (prweb.com)
  • For example, the contract can be used to set out clearly the employee's duties. (lexology.com)
  • features
  • While our contract is fee-based, it features a guaranteed maximum price and also offers incentive to save money and share the savings between Builder and Owner. (google.com)
  • usually
  • While the type of contract is usually associated with the construction side of the relationship, some designers prefer Cost Plus agreements because it offers them freedom to make design changes even after construction has begun. (google.com)