DFARS Rule Require Contractors Comply With Applicable Post-Government Employment Restrictions on Employees

    View Author February 2012
    Government contractors are now required by the Department of Defense (DoD) Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) Supplement (DFARS) to represent whether their employees are in compliance with post-government employment restrictions. Squire Sanders has prepared an overview of the changes and issues to consider regarding the hiring of former government employees. In particular, we look at whether contractors must establish new compliance systems and the definition of an affirmative compliance responsibility.