13 CFR 302.10 - Attorneys' and consultants' fees, employment of expediters, and post-employment restriction.

§ 302.10 Attorneys' and consultants' fees, employment of expediters, and post-employment restriction.

(a)Employment of expediters. Investment Assistance awarded under PWEDA shall not directly or indirectly reimburse any attorneys' or consultants' fees incurred in connection with obtaining Investment Assistance and contracts under PWEDA. Such Investment Assistance shall not be awarded to any Eligible Applicant, unless the owners, partners, or officers of the Eligible Applicant certify to EDA the names of any attorneys, agents, and other persons engaged by or on behalf of the Eligible Applicant for the purpose of expediting an application made to EDA in connection with obtaining Investment Assistance under PWEDA and the fees paid or to be paid to the person(s) for expediting the application.

(b)Post-employment restriction.

(1) In general, any Eligible Applicant that is a non-profit organization, District Organization, or for-profit entity, for the two-year period beginning on the date on which the Investment Assistance under PWEDA is awarded to the Eligible Applicant, must refrain from employing, offering any office or employment to, or retaining for professional services any person who, on the date on which the Investment Assistance is awarded or within the one-year period ending on that date:

(i) Served as an officer, attorney, agent, or employee of the Department; and

(ii) Occupied a position or engaged in activities that the Assistant Secretary determines involved discretion with respect to the award of Investment Assistance under PWEDA.

(2) In addition to the types of Eligible Applicants noted in this paragraph (b), EDA may require another Eligible Applicant to execute an agreement to abide by the above-described post-employment restriction on a case-by-case basis; for example, when an institution of higher education implements activities under or related to the Investment Assistance through a separate non-profit organization or association.

[ 79 FR 76128, Dec. 19, 2014]

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The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 13 CFR Part 302 after this date.

  • 2016-11-14; vol. 81 # 219 - Monday, November 14, 2016
    1. 81 FR 79394 - Webinar on Notice of Proposed Rulemaking, Revolving Loan Fund Program Changes and General Updates to PWEDA Regulations
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      DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE, Economic Development Administration
      The webinar will be held on Tuesday, November 15, 2016, at 2 p.m. Eastern Standard Time.
      13 CFR Parts 300, 301, 302, 303, 304, 305, 307, 309, and 314