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Dykema’s Rod Marvin To Speak At Information Technology Law Seminar

October 19, 2009


Dykema, a leading national law firm, announces that Charles R. (Rod) Marvin, Jr., the Managing Member of Dykema’s Washington, D.C. office and leader of the firm’s Government Contracts practice, will be a featured speaker at the 2nd Annual Information Technology Law Seminar at The Inn at St. John’s in Plymouth, Michigan on October 29, 2009 from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. "Core Legal Issues in a High-Tech Business World" is being presented by the Information Technology Law Section of the State Bar of Michigan, in cooperation with the Institute of Continuing Legal Education. Mr. Marvin will address the seminar on the topic "Avoiding Problems and Surprises When Contracting With the Federal Government."

In his practice Mr. Marvin helps clients generate and preserve value through the identification, assessment and mitigation of risks arising in the solicitation, award, performance, and termination of procurement contracts and other types of agreements used by the government to meet its needs for goods and services, including research and development projects. He has extensive experience in the resolution of issues and disputes arising in the context of contract administration, such as contract changes, claims, and termination-related issues, and in litigation relating to such issues.

A resident of Davidsonville, Maryland, Mr. Marvin received a B.A., with honors, from Michigan State University, a J.D. from Boston University, and an LL.M., with highest honors, (Government Procurement Law) from The George Washington University.

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