• Army Suspends Insourcing Efforts While Congress Imposes Requirements for DoD Cost Comparisons to Support Insourcing Decisions
  • March 1, 2011 | Authors: James Y. Boland; Robert A. Burton; Brendan M. Lill
  • Law Firms: Venable LLP - Vienna Office ; Venable LLP - Washington Office ; Venable LLP - Vienna Office
  • Contractors that have been battling the government’s insourcing plans can view a couple of recent developments with cautious optimism. Secretary of the Army, John M. McHugh recently issued a memorandum on February 1, 2011 that suspends Army insourcing actions pending his review and approval. This memorandum requires insourcing proposals submitted to the Secretary for review to be “fully documented and justified” and further provides: