Procurement Standards

May 23, 2019

The procurement standards of the Uniform Guidance set forth certain procedures with which recipients of grants and cooperative agreements must comply when contracting for property and services.

This webinar will discuss key requirements applicable to purchases above and below the $10,000 micro-purchase and $250,000 simplified acquisition thresholds set forth in the Uniform Guidance (as recently updated by the Office of Management and Budget), including:

  • Requirements for obtaining competition
  • Rules applicable to sole source procurements
  • Ways to efficiently operationalize these requirements in day-to-day procurement activities
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Target Audience

  • CEOs/ Directors
  • Fiscal Staff
  • Compliance Directors
  • Other grants management staff

Learning Objectives

After this webinar, you will be able to:

  • Understand the scope and applicability of the federal procurement standards
  • Describe the requirements that apply to all procurement transactions
  • Identify specific competition requirements at varying dollar thresholds
  • Discuss strategies to operationalize these requirements
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.25 Certificate of Attendance
Course opens: 
04/09/2019
Course expires: 
08/23/2019
Event starts: 
05/23/2019 - 1:00pm
Event ends: 
05/23/2019 - 2:15pm
Cost:
$225.00

SCOTT SHEFFLER 

A Partner with the firm in the Federal Grants and Health Law practice groups, Scott advises clients on matters of federal grant law, government contract law, and health care law.  Scott assists clients with the myriad requirements that apply upon acceptance of federal grant funding, including the administrative requirements and cost principles established in the Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards (Uniform Guidance), the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Circulars that preceded the Uniform Guidance, and program-specific statutory and regulatory funding conditions. [Full Bio]

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Available Credit

  • 1.25 Certificate of Attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
04/09/2019
Course expires: 
08/23/2019

Price

Cost:
$225.00
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