Tag Archives: Contract Disputes Act

Federal Circuit Court Of Appeals Addresses Definition of “Claim” Under The Contract Disputes Act

Ellett Constr. Co., Inc. v. United States, 93 F.3d 1537, U.S. App. LEXIS, August 26, 1996 A settlement proposal in response to a termination for the convenience of the Government is a non-routine claim subject to the jurisdiction of the … Continue reading

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Federal Claims Court Holds Contractor Required to Proceed with Disputed Corrective Work under Disputes Clause; Contractor Not Entitled to Advance Judicial Determination of Propriety of Directive under Federal Courts Administration Act of 1992

Valley View Enterprises, Inc. v. United States, 35 Fed. Cl. 378 (1996). On September 22,1992, the Department of the Army awarded plaintiff Valley View Enterprises, Inc. (“Valley View”) a contract to replace seventeen steam lines located at the United States … Continue reading

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