University of Illinois System
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase
Clark Baird Smith LLPRosemont, IL
- Amount: An estimated $250,001
- Terms: An estimated start date of 5/26/2022 through 5/25/2023
- Renewals: None
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The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Wednesday, June 8, 2022
The University awarded a contract for Legal Services - Labor & labor relations.
University retains Counsel to represent and to serve as legal counsel for the University in connection with anticipation of litigation, investigative, or enforcement actions related to labor and labor relations.
This purchase is exempt from the usual selection processes of the Procurement Code because the procurement expenditure is for anticipated litigation, enforcement actions, or investigations. (30 ILCS 500/1-10(b)(7)) University retains Clark Baird Smith LLP to provide their expertise in relation to general legal matters related to anticipation of litigation, investigative or enforcement actions related to labor and labor relations. Responsible decision maker Thomas Bearrows, University Counsel. University Contract Number: CN-00072904
For instructions on how to obtain a comprehensive purchase description, disclosure or contract forms, contact:
System Purchasing & Support Services
507 E Green
Champaign, IL 61820
Phone: (217) 300-9903
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qualified veterans, minorities, females, persons with disabilities and ex-offenders.