NVLSP Press Releases
-Seeking to Overrule Auer Doctrine for Dept. of Veterans Affairs Regulations-
The National Veterans Legal Services Program (NVLSP), in partnership with the Military Order of the Purple Heart, the National Law School Veterans Clinics Consortium (NLSVCC), Protect Our Defenders (POD), and Service Women’s Action Network (SWAN), yesterday filed an amicus brief with the United States Supreme Court in the case of Kisor v. Wilkie. The brief was filed with the pro bono assistance of Williams & Connolly LLP. [more]
Released 2/1/19 | Tags: Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims, Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS), Veteran's Benefits
Decision Directs VA to Give Preference to Veteran-owned Businesses
In Kingdomware Technologies, Inc. v. United States of America, the U.S. Supreme Court sided with a service-disabled veteran-owned small business in a lawsuit against the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). The lawsuit was over the VA’s failure to comply with Public Law 109-461, commonly referred to as “Veterans First.” [more]
Released 6/17/16 | Tags: Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS)
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NVLSP News Articles
Released 6/17/16 at Washington Technology (subscription required) | Tags: Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS)
Kingdomware Technologies, a service-disabled, veteran-owned company in Maryland, knew it was right and, despite getting knocked down twice on appeal, took its case for the rule of two to the Supreme Court where it scored a unanimous decision. NVLSP was among several organizations filing amicus briefs in the case. [more]
Released 6/17/16 at FCW - The Business of Federal Technology | Tags: Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS)
Kingdomware Technologies, a service-disabled, veteran-owned small business, has prevailed before the U.S. Supreme Court, which ruled that the Veterans Administration must apply the so-called rule of two to all of its procurements. [more]
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