Affiliates are business concerns or persons, whose relationship entails the following:
(a) Either party directly or indirectly controls or has the power to control the other; or
(b) A third party directly or indirectly controls or has the power to control both. In determining whether affiliation exists, the Forest Service shall consider all appropriate factors, including, but not limited to, common ownership, common management, common facilities, and contractual relationships. Further guidelines to be used in determining affiliation are found in the Small Business Administration regulation in 13 CFR 121.401.
36 CFR § 223.133
As used in this subpart, the following terms shall have the meanings set forth below: