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The Great Dissenter Reviewed


C&M's Stanfield Johnson in a Public Contract Law Journal article analyzes twenty-two dissenting opinions issued by Judge Pauline Newman of the Federal Circuit, whom he dubs "the great dissenter." He observes that Judge Newman often criticizes her colleagues for not recognizing the legitimate interests of contractors seeking remedies from the government and that she consistently remarks that a primary responsibility of the court is to uphold "the national policy of fairness to contractors."

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W. Stanfield Johnson
Senior Counsel – Washington, D.C.
Phone: +1 202.624.2520