Government Contracting: 5 Things You Should Know: SDVOSBs and VOSBs

SMALLGOVCON Posted by Matthew Schoonover You’ve served your country with pride. Now, as a government contractor, it’s only fair that you get your piece of the pie. Here are five things you should know about the government’s contracting programs for veteran-owned small businesses and service-disabled veteran-owned small businesses: What is a veteran-owned small business? As its name implies, a veteran-owned small business (or VOSB, in government-contracting […] Read more »

Supreme Court rules against VA in small business contracting case

by Alice Lipowicz, editor, Set-Aside Alert The Supreme Court ruled against the Veterans Affairs Dept. and in favor of a veteran-owned small business in the landmark Kingdomware Technologies case. The decision is being viewed as a major victory for veteran-owned small business federal contractors. The court unanimously supported a decision written by Judge Clarence Thomas. The court concluded that when Congress writes the word “shall” […] Read more »