When it comes to drafting joint venture agreements for federal government contracts, Watson & Associates’ government contract attorneys have substantial experience in helping small businesses and larger contractors to navigate through the nuances of forming teaming and joint venture relationships.
The regulations governing joint venture agreements are not always as straight forward as many contractors may think. One mistake can cost you a contract worth millions.
With law offices in Washington, DC and in Denver, Colorado, our government contract joint venture agreement lawyers frequently help construction companies and service contractors to structure joint venture agreements that meet the federal and SBA guidelines.
Joint Venture Agreement Services
- Drafting and review to determine qualified joint venture agreements;
- Joint venture accounting and governance;
- Resolving legal disputes between partners;
- Overcoming hurdles stemming from affiliation and the Ostensible Subcontractor Rule;
- SBA 8(a) matters involving affiliation
- Litigation and appeals
- Finding qualified joint venture partners
Understand the rules before forming a joint venture: Our lawyers help clients to understand the various nuances of mentor protégé and joint venture rules. This is critical aspect of government contracts law that can cost businesses thousands in unnecessary litigation.
Does your relationship meet the legal definition of a joint venture? Our lawyers frequently handle a variety of government contracting disputes where the ultimate issue is whether you meet the requisite joint venture agreement definition.
- Get help writing the legal language to sustain attack
- Make sure that your duties are clearly spelled out in your agreement
Does your agreement meet the legal exception to the rule? A common mistake that companies make is to interpret the statutes without a government contracts joint venture agreement attorney. There are several cases where companies have lost contracts due to misinterpretation.
- Get help with meeting exceptions to the joint venture and affiliation
- Make sure that your JV arrangement does not violate the Ostensible Subcontractor Rule.
Over three decades in government procurement industry: Our law firm compiles the diverse experience of our team to strategically resolve problems. We understand how the regulations impact your ability to win proposals; especially for 8a certified companies.
Our joint venture agreements lawyers are intimately familiar with SBA regulations and how the regulations impact your contractual obligations. We litigate matters before the SBA Office of Hearings and Appeals and Claim disputes before the Armed Services Board of Contract Appeals about qualified joint venture agreements.
Call us at 1-866-601-5518 to avoid the most dangerous trends when drafting qualified joint venture agreements and how learning about those trends can save you thousands in litigation costs or millions in government contracts.
Professionals: Chris Shipplet Nicole Carter Theodore Watson
Our attorneys help you to understand your responsibility under approved and qualified joint venture agreements. We also help with SBA 8(a) rules and regulations.
Are Your Agreements Exempt from Affiliation?
Drafting subcontracts for a federal government projects requires awareness of the land mines that await small businesses seeking to acquire more lucrative contracts. Disputes related to affiliation and violations of the Ostensible Subcontractor Rule are present. Watson & Associates’ joint venture agreement lawyers can help you to avoid these common land mines.
Nationwide JV Assistance
Our federal government contracts and joint venture agreement lawyers reach across all states. Contractors can enjoy one-stop-shopping convenience for both legal and non-legal matters. We help federal small businesses and large DOD contractors in Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, U.S. Virgin Islands, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, Washington, DC, West Virginia, Wisconsin, and Wyoming.
Cities in which our attorneys assist federal government contractors with small business and SBA qualified Joint venture agreements include Anchorage, AK; Atlanta, GA; Austin, TX; Chicago, IL; Colorado Springs, CO; Dallas, TX; Denver, Colorado; Indianapolis, IN; Las Vegas, NV; Los Angeles, CA; Miami, FL; Philadelphia, PA; San Antonio, TX; San Diego, CA; San Francisco, CA; San Jose, CA; Santa Clara, CA; and Tampa, FL. Government contracts attorneys.
Call Our Washington, DC Joint Venture Attorneys
For immediate help to see if you have a qualified joint venture agreement, contact our attorneys in Washington, DC or Colorado Office at 1-866-601-5518 or 202-827-9750.