Join Us for Compensation: Balancing DCAA's "Reasonableness" with OFCCP's "Pay Equity" Requirements Training Webinar on October 27, 2020

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This free one-hour webinar will address compensation costs and compensation plan structure on US Government Contracts.  We will provide an overview of FAR 31.205-6 and drill-down into subsection 31.205-6(b), reasonableness. The faculty will explain the compensation reasonableness regulations and concepts in FAR 31.205-6(b)including the applicability in cost estimating/pricing as well as cost recovery on cost type contracts.   Finally, a brief overview of OFCCP’s directive on the Analysis of Contractor Compensation Practices During a Compliance Evaluation will be provided.

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At the completion of this one-hour webinar, participants will be able to:

  • Identify the FAR provisions which apply to contractor compensation
  • Identify the FAR criteria applicable to compensation reasonableness and differentiate from expressly unallowable components of compensation
  • Identify and obtain the ASBCA cases which focused on compensation reasonableness and benchmarking
  • Identify the need for sound and defendable compensation practices

p r o g r a m  c o n t e n t

During the webinar, your faculty will share their FAR expertise focused on compensation and their Human Resources expertise in assisting government contractors with compensation policies and benchmarking to document the cost reasonableness of employee compensation. Discussion topics will include:

  • FAR Part 15, in particular using benchmarking to support proposed labor
  • FAR Part 31.205-6 overview
  • FAR Part 31.205-6(b) “drill down”
  • Contractor compensation policies including benchmarking and documenting compensation reasonableness
  • DCAA “Selected Areas of Cost Guidebook” Related to Compensation
  • DoD-IG Report and ASBCA cases focused on FAR 31.205-6(b)
  • OFCCP’s directive on the Analysis of Contractor Compensation Practices During a Compliance Evaluation

About Redstone GCI

RGCI enables contractors doing business with the U.S. government to comply with the complex and challenging procurement regulatory provisions and contract requirements by providing superior cost, pricing, accounting, and contracts administration consulting expertise to clients expeditiously, efficiently, and within customer expectations. Our consulting expertise and experience is unparalleled in understanding unique challenges of government contractors, our operating procedures are crafted and monitored to ensure rock-solid compliance, and our company’s charter and implementing policies are designed to continuously meet needs of clients while fostering a long-term partnership with each client through pro-active communication with our clients.

For more information, contact:

Lori Beth Moses,

Redstone Government Consulting, Inc.
4240 Balmoral Drive SW, Suite 400
Huntsville, AL  35801