Welcome to the weekly online journal focused entirely on GAO Bid Protests of Federal Government contract awards brought to you by the Government Contracts Practice Group at General Counsel, P.C.. This site will be updated at least once a week with analysis and summaries of the latest GAO Bid Protest decisions and information to help professionals and business owners make informed decisions on protesting a contract solicitation or award.

Search our archives past GAO protest decisions and come back often to keep up to date on the latest trends and legal decisions in Bid Protests. If you have questions about filing a Bid Protest or you were awarded a contract that has been protested, please contact the editor immediately as missing a filing deadline is the quickest way to lose your right to protest or defend your award.

Agency Tender Archive

  • Link:         GAO Opinion Agency:    Department of the Army Disposition:  Protest dismissed. _________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: Protest alleging violation of procurement integrity is dismissed where the protester did not report the alleged procurement integrity violation to the contracting agency within 14 days after the protester received the...

    Frank A. Bloomer–Agency Tender Official, B-401482, July 20, 2009

    Link:         GAO Opinion Agency:    Department of the Army Disposition:  Protest dismissed. _________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: Protest alleging violation of procurement integrity is dismissed where the protester did not report the alleged procurement integrity violation to the contracting agency within 14 days after the protester received the...

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  • Link: GAO Opinion Agency: Department of the Army Disposition: Protest sustained. __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: Protest of agency’s decision to retain custodial services in-house based on results of a standard public-private competition conducted pursuant to Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Circular No. A-76 is sustained...

    New Dynamics Corporation, B-401272, July 8, 2009

    Link: GAO Opinion Agency: Department of the Army Disposition: Protest sustained. __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: Protest of agency’s decision to retain custodial services in-house based on results of a standard public-private competition conducted pursuant to Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Circular No. A-76 is sustained...

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  • Link: GAO Opinion Agency: Department of the Navy Disposition: Protest sustained. __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: Protest challenging evaluation of agency tender in public-private competition under Office of Management and Budget Circular A-76 is sustained where the record contains inconsistent statements by the agency in its contemporaneous...

    Rosemary Livingston–Agency Tender Official, B-401102.2, July 6, 2009

    Link: GAO Opinion Agency: Department of the Navy Disposition: Protest sustained. __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: Protest challenging evaluation of agency tender in public-private competition under Office of Management and Budget Circular A-76 is sustained where the record contains inconsistent statements by the agency in its contemporaneous...

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