GSA Schedule and Commercial Item Contracting

GSA Schedule and Commercial Item Contracting

Government Contracts


  • Evaluating the commerciality of supplies and services offered to government customers or higher-tier contractors and advocating for commercial status.

  • Applying commercial-type end-user license agreements for commercial computer software and commercial computer software documentation and negotiating necessary modifications to reflect requirements and limitations that are unique to federal customers.
  • Advising clients on the application of FAR, the Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement and other agency FAR supplement clauses to contracts and subcontracts for commercial supplies and services.
  • Counseling on exemptions for commercial item contracts from federal Cost Accounting Standards and requirements for cost or pricing data.
  • Negotiating GSA schedule contracts, including the establishment of a basis-of-award customer for purposes of applying the GSA’s most-favored pricing, or Price Reduction clause.
  • Counseling on the “Section 508” accessibility standards for facilitating access to electronic information technology items by disabled persons.
  • Applying the exemption for commercial-item subcontractors from requirements for Small Business Subcontracting Plans.


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