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Post-Award Noncompliance and Audit Resolution

Webinar • Thursday, February 1, 2018 • 1:00-2:30 p.m. ET

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Subject: Grants Development & Management

Prerequisites: None

Recommended Field of Study: Specialized Knowledge and Applications

Program Knowledge Level: Basic

Advanced Preparation: None

What happens when noncompliance is discovered after federal funding has been awarded?

You immediately face disclosure obligations. It is critical to handle disclosure and agency interaction effectively. It helps if you can point to a strong compliance program that shows your commitment to meeting your obligations under the Uniform Guidance.

Preparing now can make all the difference in avoiding severe enforcement, including staggering penalties under the False Claim Act. Let an expert on the Uniform Guidance show you how.

Register now for Post-Award Noncompliance and Audit Resolution.

With federal funds important to your nonprofit’s revenue stream, this webinar is a must! In just 90 minutes, Venable’s Diz Locaria takes you through the entire lifecycle of what happens when noncompliance is discovered.  You will learn the elements of effective compliance under the Uniform Guidance and how to turn disclosure and cooperation into powerful tools for resolving problems—without facing severe penalties.

Prepare for everything “noncompliance” can trigger. You will learn steps to take when an issue is brought to light. You will master proactive disclosure, how to write a good disclosure statement and how much (or little) to include. You will also explore the most productive ways to interact with the agencies involved. Plus, you will have the chance to ask your own questions during the Q&A portion of the webinar.

Reserve your space now for the know-how to handle noncompliance and resolve audit findings without facing staggering penalties, including: 

  • A clear understanding of the compliance program requirements under the Uniform Guidance and disclosure obligations for nonprofit grantees and contractors
  • Awareness of the specific consequences for noncompliance
  • Insights into when making disclosures may be the right strategy—even when such disclosures may not be officially required
  • Best practices for preparing a written disclosure and liaising with agencies that are involved

Don’t miss this opportunity to create your nonprofit’s strongest strategy for compliance and for defusing any noncompliance issues that may still arise.

Register now for Post-Award Noncompliance and Audit Resolution.

This webinar is of value to any nonprofit recipient of federal funds.

Attendees who will benefit most include:

  • Nonprofit executives
  • In-house counsel and legal advisors
  • Finance and accounting personnel

YOUR EXPERT(S):

Dismas Locaria

Dismas (Diz) Locaria is a partner with the firm's Government Contracts Group. Mr. Locaria's practice focuses on assisting government grant recipients and contractors in all aspects of working with the Federal government. Mr. Locaria has extensive experience assisting clients with regulatory and grant/contract term counseling, compliance (including ethics and integrity compliance), responsibility matters, such as suspension, debarment and other grant/contracting exclusions. Mr. Locaria has a wealth of knowledge regarding grant regulations, including the application of these regulations to both prime contractors/grant recipients and subcontractors/subgrantees. This knowledge has enabled Mr. Locaria to assist both for-profit and nonprofit organizations with meeting the requirements for becoming a federal grantee or contractor, interpreting the implication of regulatory, grant and contract and terms to clients’ work and operations, evaluating and advising grantees and contractors on intellectual property issues and agreement modifications, among many other issues.

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