On June 2, 2023, the Civilian Agency Acquisition Council and the Defense Acquisition Regulations Council issued an interim rule to implement a new statutory requirement that, in short, bans the TikTok app from devices used in the performance of federal government contracts (TikTok Rule). The TikTok Rule introduces a new FAR clause, FAR 52.204-27
Matthew Flynn is an associate in Bradley’s Government Contracts and Government Enforcement and Investigations practice groups.
With more than a decade of experience in Washington, Matthew helps clients navigate intricate and sensitive government processes and the complex regulatory environment. He has served in senior roles at the Department of Defense, Department of the Interior, Department of State, on Capitol Hill, and at the White House.
On December 23, 2022, President Joseph R. Biden signed into law the 2023 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) as Public Law No. 117-7776, which included Section 822: “Modification of Contracts to Provide Extraordinary Relief Due to Inflation Impacts.” This section temporarily gives new discretionary authority to the secretary of defense to modify firm fixed-price…