NAVY 5252.209-9205 Organizational Conflict of Interest Basic (Dec 2004)

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(a) Definition

“Support Services” includes, but is not limited to, program management support services, preparing program budget submissions, business financial reporting or accounting services or, advisory and assistance services including consultant services.

(b) The Contracting Officer has determined that potentially significant organizational conflicts of interest may arise due to the nature of the work the Contractor will perform under this contract that may preclude the Contractor from being awarded future SPAWAR contracts in a related area. Whereas the Contractor has agreed to undertake this contract to provide “support services”, it is agreed that the Contractor shall be ineligible to act as a prime contractor, consultant, or subcontractor to any prime contractor or subcontractor at any tier who is to supply the services, system or major components thereof for any project where the Contractor has provided or is providing support as described in FAR 9.505-1 through 9.505-4. The Contracting Officer may make a determination to allow a company to participate in an acquisition subject to the submission of an acceptable mitigation plan in accordance with paragraph (d) and (e) below. This determination may not be appealed.

(c)(1) If the Contracting Officer requests, and the Contractor submits an organizational conflict of interest mitigation plan that, after Government review is acceptable to the Government, the Contractor’s parent corporation, subsidiaries, or other physically separate profit and loss centers may not be precluded from acting as a subcontractor or consultant on future SPAWAR contracts. The Government’s determination regarding the adequacy of the mitigation plan or the possibility of mitigation are unilateral decisions made solely at the discretion of the Government and are not subject to the Disputes clause of the contract. The Government may terminate the contract for default if the Contractor fails to implement and follow the procedures contained in any approved mitigation plan.

    (2) Any mitigation plan shall include, at a minimum, non-disclosure agreements to be executed by the Contractor and the Contractor’s employees supporting the Government per paragraph (c) above. Items for consideration in a mitigation plan include the following: identification of the organizational conflict(s) of interest; reporting and tracking system; an organizational conflict of interest compliance/enforcement plan, to include employee training and sanctions, in the event of unauthorized disclosure of sensitive information; a plan for organizational segregation (e.g., separate reporting chains); and data security measures.

(d) These restrictions shall apply to *To be determined at time of contract award. This clause shall remain in effect for two years after completion of the contract.

(e) The Contractor shall apply this clause to any subcontractors or consultants, who have access to information, participate in the development of data, or participate in any other activity related to this contract which is subject to terms of this clause at the prime contractor level, unless the Contractor includes an acceptable alternate subcontractor provision in its mitigation plan. For subcontractors or consultants under this contract, if an organizational conflict of interest mitigation plan is submitted and acceptable to the Government, the subcontractor’s parent corporation, subsidiaries, or other physically separate profit and loss centers may not be precluded from acting as a prime, subcontractor, or consultant on future SPAWAR contracts.

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(e) The Contractor shall apply this clause to any subcontractors or consultants, who have access to information, participate in the development of data, or participate in any other activity related to this contract which is subject to terms of this clause at the prime contractor level, unless the Contractor includes an acceptable alternate subcontractor provision in its mitigation plan. For subcontractors or consultants under this contract, if an organizational conflict of interest mitigation plan is submitted and acceptable to the Government, the subcontractor’s parent corporation, subsidiaries, or other physically separate profit and loss centers may not be precluded from acting as a prime, subcontractor, or consultant on future SPAWAR contracts.

Mandatory (Exception);
SETA ✔ (Applies to subcontractors who have access to information, participate in the development of data, or participate in any other activity related to this contract which is subject to terms of this clause at the prime contractor level, unless the Contractor includes an acceptable alternate subcontractor provision in its mitigation plan. For subcontractors or consultants under this contract, if an organizational conflict of interest mitigation plan is submitted and acceptable to the Government, the subcontractor’s parent corporation, subsidiaries, or other physically separate profit and loss centers may not be precluded from acting as a prime, subcontractor, or consultant on future SPAWAR contracts.

52.203-16 Preventing Personal Conflicts of Interest.

252.209-7006 Limitations on Contractors Acting as Lead System Integrators.

252.209-7007 Prohibited Financial Interests for Lead System Integrators.

252.209-7008 Notice of Prohibition Relating to Organizational Conflict of Interest—Major Defense Acquisition Program.

252.209-7009 Organizational Conflict of Interest—Major Defense Acquisition Program.

1852.209-71 Limitation of Future Contracting.

1852.237-72 Access to Sensitive Information.

5252.209-9510 ORGANIZATIONAL CONFLICTS OF INTEREST (SERVICES) (NAVAIR)(MAR 2007)

5252.209-9300 ORGANIZATIONAL CONFLICTS OF INTEREST

5252.209-9201 Organizational Conflict of Interest (Systems Engineering)

5252.209-9202 Organizational Conflict of Interest (Specification Preparation)

5252.209-9203 Organizational Conflict of Interest (Access To Proprietary Information)

5252.209-9206 Employment of Navy Personnel Restricted

5252.227-9207 Limited Release of Contractor Confidential Business Information

5252.237-9603 Required Information Assurance and Personnel Security Requirements for Accessing Government Information Systems and Nonpublic Information

5252.209-9513 ORGANIZATIONAL CONFLICT OF INTEREST INSTRUCTIONS (SERVICES) (NAVAIR)

3052.209-72 Organizational Conflict of Interest.

3052.209-73 Limitation of future contracting.

3052.209-74 Limitations on Contractors Acting as Lead System Integrators

3052.209-75 Prohibited Financial Interests for Lead System Integrators

5352.209-9000 Organizational Conflict of Interest

5352.209-9001 Potential Organizational Conflict of Interest

752.209-71 Organizational conflicts of interest discovered after award.

952.209-8 Organizational conflicts of interest-disclosure.

952.209-72 Organizational conflicts of interest.

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