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Colt Defense, LLC, B-406696.2, November 16, 2012

Link: GAO Decision Protestor: Colt Defense, LLC Agency: Department of the Army Disposition: Protest Dismissed. ____________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: GAO will not resolve a dispute involving interpretation of a license agreement, even where the amount of the royalty fee under the…

Crewzers Fire Crew Transport, Inc., B-406601, July 11, 2012

Link: GAO Decision Protestor: Crewzers Fire Crew Transport, Inc. Agency: Department of Agriculture Disposition: Protest Denied. _____________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: GAO has jurisdiction to decide a protest of an agency’s modification of the price evaluation formula stated in blanket purchase agreements…

Serco Inc., B-406061.1, B-406061.2, February 1, 2012

Link: GAO Decision Protestor: Serco Inc. Agency: Department of the Army Disposition: Protest Denied. _____________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: 1.  For purpose of determining GAO jurisdiction over challenge to award of task order, value of option to extend services under clause at…

Armorworks Enterprises, LLC, B-401671.3, November 6, 2009

Link:         GAO Opinion Agency:    U.S. Army Materiel Command Disposition:  Protest dismissed. _________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: GAO does not have jurisdiction to consider protest challenging agency’s decision to issue three separate delivery orders for body armor plates where each of the delivery…

Armed Forces Hospitality, LLC, B-298978.2; B-298978.3, October 1, 2009

Link:         GAO Opinion Agency:    Department of the Army Disposition:  Protest denied. _________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: 1. Protest jurisdiction of the Government Accountability Office (GAO) extends to protest of a no-cost contractual agreement for the provision of lodging services to transient soldiers,…

Louisiana State Department of Social Services, Louisiana Rehabilitation Services, B-400912.2, July 1, 2009

Link:   GAO Opinion Agency:          National Aeronautics and Space Administration Disposition:  Protest dismissed. __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: Government Accountability Office will not consider protest by state licensing agency (SLA) challenging award of contract for manufacturing support and facilities operation at National Aeronautics…

Public Communications Services, Inc.–Costs, B-400058.4, June 25, 2009

Link:   GAO Opinion Agency:          Department of Homeland Security Disposition:  Request granted. _________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: Government Accountability Office has jurisdiction to hear protest of the award of a no-cost contract for provision of phone services to detainees in the custody of…

Alatech Healthcare, LLC, B-400925; B-400925.2, March 9, 2009

Link: GAO Opinion Agency: United States Agency for International Development Disposition: Protest dismissed. __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: Government Accountability Office will not consider protest of an award of subcontract as “by” the government, where record shows that prime contractor had extensive…

e-Management Consultants, Inc.; Centech Group, Inc., B-400585.2; B-400585.3, February 3, 2009

Link: GAO Opinion Agency: Department of Transportation Disposition: Protests denied in part and dismissed in part. __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: Agency reasonably cancelled solicitation based on concerns, supported by the record, that the primary author of the solicitation’s statement of work…