32 CFR 516.36 - Referral to Litigation Division.

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(a)General. The majority of cases filed on behalf of the United States will fall under this subpart E. All other civil cases which cannot be resolved administratively or by direct referral to DOJ will be forwarded through channels to Litigation Division with a litigation report. (See § 516.23 of this part).

(b)Government contractors. It may be in the Government's best interest to authorize a Government contractor, whose contract provides for the reimbursement of necessary legal expenses, to employ private counsel to initiate legal proceedings against a third party. To obtain authorization to employ private counsel in such instances the contractor should follow the procedures in § 516.21(c) of this part.

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Title 32 published on 2015-08-22

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 32 CFR Part 516 after this date.

  • 2016-12-14; vol. 81 # 240 - Wednesday, December 14, 2016
    1. 81 FR 90270 - Release of Official Information and Appearance of Witnesses in Litigation
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      Proposed rule.
      Consideration will be given to all comments received by: February 13, 2017.
      32 CFR Part 516