University of Illinois System
Announcement of a Professional & Artistic Award Under $100,000
Vendor: Spencer Fane, LLP, St. Louis, MO
Amount: An estimated $99,999
An estimated start date of 3/8/2019 through 3/7/2020
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Wednesday, July 10, 2019
The University awarded a contract for Legal Services - Athletic Employment Agreements.
This Professional and Artistic notice is published in accordance with 30 ILCS 500/35-35 and 44 ILL. Admin. Code 4.2035(e) which allows professional and artistic contracts under $100,000 to be made in accordance with 30 ILCS 500/35-30(f) and 44 ILL. Admin. Code 4.2020 (Small Purchases). The reason this purchase is exempt from the procurement code is as follows: Law firm has the specialized expertise related to employment with regards to athletics personnel including new laws, licensing components, and NCAA regulations. Responsible decision maker Thomas Bearrows, University Counsel. University contract number CN-00042835.
Legal services for athletic employment agreements, licensing, tax and related regulatory matters.
For additional information, contact:
System Purchasing and Support Services
507 E Green Street
Suite 501, MC-407
Champaign, IL 61820
Phone: (217) 333-2650
FAX: (217) 239-6760
Chief Procurement Officer - Ben Bagby
State Purchasing Officer - Geno Marchizza
The State of Illinois has a policy to encourage prospective vendors to hire
qualified veterans, minorities, females, persons with disabilities and ex-offenders.