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The Government Intentionally and Unilaterally Changes the Contract by Using the Changes Clause
Within the Scope of the Contract
Indicators of Beyond-Scope Work
The Government Inadvertently Changes the Deal: Constructive Changes
Types of Constructive Changes
A Constructive Change by Other Government Employees
Contractor Bound by Apparent Authority
Deadlines That Are Not Really Deadlines, Just Suggestions: Notice Requirements
Notice under the Changes Clause
Making Deadlines Firm
Clauses Left Out That Are in a Government Contract Anyway: The Christian Doctrine
The Government Prematurely Ends the Agreement: Terminations for Convenience
Abuse of Discretion
A Cardinal Change