The General Services Administration awarded a contract to Carotex Development, Inc., to design, build, and then lease to GSA an office building in Lake Charles, Louisiana for use by the Social Security Administration. The contract set forth six steps for the design and construction of the building, and following incorporation of the final design intent drawings, and set forth a 180-day timeframe for construction and delivery of the building.
In the opening scene of a recent decision issued by the U.S. Court of Federal Claims, the court quotes from Othello:
Who steals my purse steals trash; ‘tis something, nothing;
‘Twas mine, ‘tis his, and has been slave to thousands;