University of Illinois System
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase
McKee, Voorhees & Sease, PLCDes Moines, IA
- Amount: An estimated $250,000
- Terms: An estimated start date of 6/18/2021 through 6/17/2031
- 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 Monday, June 28, 2021
The University awarded a contract for anticipation of legal services.
To provide guidance and assistance on patent & trademark protection and prosecution.
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)) McKee, Voorhees & Sease, PLC specializes in providing targeted advice in relation to patent and trademark protection and prosecution. Responsible decision maker, Thomas R. Bearrows, University Counsel. University contract number CN-00053989.
For instructions on how to obtain a comprehensive purchase description, disclosure or contract forms, contact:
507 East Green Street
Champaign, IL 61820
Phone: (217) 244-9921
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qualified veterans, minorities, females, persons with disabilities and ex-offenders.